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Yara buys stake in Brazilian agribusiness e-platform from Bayer

Norwegian fertiliser producer Yara has turned to Veirano Advogados to acquire a minority stake in Orbia, a Brazilian online farm products platform, from German pharmaceutical company Bayer.

08 April 2022

Mattos Filho hires from Tauil & Chequer and Cescon Barrieu

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has strengthened its tax and technology departments with two partners joining from Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados.

31 March 2022

Brazil's Vibra spends US$641 million on energy company

Brazilian fuel distributor Vibra has enlisted Stocche Forbes and Pinheiro Neto Advogados to purchase a controlling stake in local energy company Comerc for 3.25 billion reais (US$641 million).

30 March 2022

Join the IBA’s M&A conference in Latin America

There is still plenty of time to register for the International Bar Association’s three-day biennial conference, Mergers & Acquisition in Latin America in a Challenging World, in São Paulo in May.

25 March 2022

Equatorial Energia completes US$1.4 billion renewables acquisition

Equatorial Energia has relied on Norton Rose Fulbright in London and São Paulo and three offices of Brazil's Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to complete its 7 billion reais (US$1.4 billion) acquisition of local renewables business Echoenergia, the largest-ever transaction in the Brazilian renewables sector.

24 March 2022

Brazil’s Supreme Court dismisses challenge to concession law

The Brazilian Supreme Court has dismissed a case brought by the Attorney General’s Office, ruling that concessionaires can legally continue to transfer concessions or control of a project without a bidding procedure.

23 March 2022

Vinci invests in Brazilian fintech DM Card

Brazilian fintech DM Card has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to divest a stake in the business to local private equity group Vinci Partners for 100 million reais (US$20 million).

21 March 2022

Deal of the Year 2021: the full shortlist

Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of the 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards on the night of our charity awards ceremoney at Hotel Unique in São Paulo on Thursday 5 May.

17 March 2022

CADE greenlights Sony-Globo music acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Brazilian conglomerate Globo get approval from competition regulator CADE for the US$254 million sale of its independent music subsidiary, Som Livre, to global entertainment giant Sony Music.

08 March 2022

Deal of the Year: the shortlists for disputes, regulatory and restructuring

Latin Lawyer is delighted to announce the deals shortlisted for the disputes, regulatory and restructuring categories of our 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards.

04 March 2022

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