Market: Bolivia

Reed Smith gets win for Brazilian weapons maker in Bolivian case

Reed Smith LLP in Miami has helped Brazilian non-lethal weapons manufacturer Condor dismiss a case brought against it by Bolivia for allegedly participating in a scheme to bribe former government officials.

20 September 2023

Glencore wins damages over Bolivian mining assets

Bolivia says it has been ordered to pay nearly US$254 million to Swiss commodities trader Glencore in an investment treaty claim over the nationalisation of tin and zinc mining assets.

14 September 2023

Bolivia’s PPO appoints four directors

Bolivian Highly Recommended firm PPO Abogados has promoted four senior associates to director, boosting its corporate, labour, tax and litigation practices.

12 September 2023

Bolivian retailer expands footprint with M&A

Indacochea & Asociados has helped Bolivian shopping franchise MultiCenter acquire local counterpart Home Center Fácil.

04 August 2023

Moreno Baldivieso opens fifth office in Bolivia

Moreno Baldivieso Estudio de Abogados has arrived in Bolivia’s constitutional capital Sucre, with the opening of its fifth office in the country.

12 July 2023

Bolivia’s Indacochea bolsters banking offering with partner hire

Indacochea & Asociados has strengthened its banking and finance group by hiring a former partner of Bufete Aguirre, Quintanilla, Soria & Nishizawa Sociedad Civil.

09 June 2023

US company buys LatAm oil inspection group

US oil inspection company AmSpec has hired a slew of Latin American law firms to buy Texas-based counterpart Oil Test Internacional, expanding its presence in 13 countries across the region.

26 April 2023

Bolivia backs sustainable development with AFD loan

PPO Abogados has helped French bank Agence Française de Développement (AFD) issue a €200 million (US$214 million) loan to the Bolivian government.

11 April 2023

Indacochea & Asociados adds to senior rank

Highly Recommended Bolivian firm Indacochea & Asociados has strengthened its M&A group by promoting a senior associate to partner, marking the fifth female lawyer to be admitted to the firm’s partnership.

21 March 2023

Bolivia challenges treaty award in pensions dispute

Bolivia has confirmed it is challenging a US$105 million investment treaty award in favour of a Spanish banking group as it provides updates on nine other pending arbitrations.

27 February 2023

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