Market: Latin America & Caribbean

Indian telecoms company buys Andean assets

DLA Piper Martínez Beltrán in Bogotá, DLA Piper (Peru) and S&R Associates in New Delhi and Mumbai have helped Latin American cloud communications company Masivian in its US$50 million sale to Indian counterpart Route Mobile.

21 October 2021

Swiss pharma group hires EY Law to expand in Costa Rica

EY Law (Costa Rica) has helped Swiss healthcare company Roche invest US$100 million in the construction of a tower block in Sabana Norte, a suburb of the Costa Rican capital San José.

21 October 2021

DLA Piper helps Groupon defeat consumer protection case in Chile

Chilean social network and advertisement platform Needish has hired DLA Piper Chile to defeat claims brought against it by Chile’s Servicio Nacional del Consumidor (Sernac), a government agency responsible for protecting consumer rights.

21 October 2021

Campos Mello hires five from Tauil & Chequer as partner

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has added to its senior rank by hiring four partners and a senior associate from Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown, bolstering its energy and environmental law groups.

20 October 2021

Brazil’s XP nabs minority stake in alternative investment group

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and São Paulo has helped Brazilian asset manager XP acquire a minority stake in local alternative investment company Jive as part of a partnership between the two organisations.

20 October 2021

Register now for Latin Lawyer’s Labour & Employment conference

There is still time to sign up for Latin Lawyer Connect: Labour & Employment conference, which will take place on 26 October. Read on for details of the event and how to register.

20 October 2021

Guatemala raises US$1 billion in sovereign issuance

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York and Alta QIL+4 Abogados in Guatemala City have helped the Republic of Guatemala issue sovereign bonds worth US$1 billion.

20 October 2021

Several firms steer Argentina-Brazil edtech merger

Dias Carneiro Advogados in São Paulo and Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi in Buenos Aires have helped Argentine edtech Digital House merge with Brazilian coding platform Rocketseat.

20 October 2021

US investor buys Mexican industrial park

Mexican firms Trujillo Abogados, RSL Real Estate Legal Consulting and DM Tax have helped US real estate investment manager TC Latin America Partners acquire an industrial park in northern Mexico.

20 October 2021

Lefosse helps Creditas Auto set up FIDC and make issuance

Lefosse Advogados has helped Brazilian car retailer Creditas Auto structure a receivables investment fund, FIDC, and make its first issuance worth 504 million reais (US$95 million).

20 October 2021

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