Market: Bolivia

Companies should set clear policies to combat regulatory grey areas, advise lawyers

Lack of regulation on how Latin American companies should accommodate employees suffering from health-related issues in and outside the workplace means employers should establish clear company-wide policies to avoid falling foul of discrimination claims, heard delegates at the sixth annual Latin Lawyer Labour & Employment conference held on 9 October in Miami.

24 October 2019

Unilever buys home-care portfolio from Bolivian company

Ferrere (Bolivia)and Beccar Varelain Buenos Aires have helped Unilever acquire the home- and personal-care business of Bolivian company Astrix.

03 October 2019

Ferrere in Bolivian loan from France to develop renewables

Ferrere (Bolivia) has helped the French development bank AFD sign a US$99 million credit agreement with the Bolivian government sign a to support the development of renewables in the country.

23 September 2019

Bolivia settles dispute over silver mine

Canada’s TriMetals Mining has reached a US$26 million settlement with Bolivia to satisfy an investment treaty award that held the state liable for nationalising a silver mining project targeted by protests from indigenous communities.

03 September 2019

Top economist Arminio Fraga to keynote Latin Lawyer M&A conference

Gavea Investimentos founding partner and Central Bank of Brazil former president Arminio Fraga will deliver the opening keynote at the upcoming Latin Lawyer Live 9th Annual M&A Conference, which takes place in São Paulo this November.

30 August 2019

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.  

28 August 2019

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.  

13 August 2019

Portuguese insurer buys control of two Bolivian counterparts

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados in Lima has helped Portuguese insurance company Fidelidade increase its interest in two Bolivian counterparts through a Peruvian subsidiary.

05 July 2019

Indacochea promotes in Bolivia

Indacochea & Asociados has promoted an associate to partner, the firm's first addition to the partnership since 2016.

27 June 2019

Car Wash investigation’s legacy is driving cooperation in the Americas

Rising enforcement and increasing cooperation in Latin America means the US authorities are taking a back seat in investigations on the continent.

12 June 2019

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