Market: Puerto Rico

The benefits of being closely held?

The chair of Brazil’s CVM questioned some received wisdoms about company governance and investor protection at the first day of the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) meeting in Rio de Janeiro, reports Clare Bolton

27 June 2012

When it really hits the fan

In today’s fast-moving world, a badly-managed crisis can destroy a company’s reputation and value, and in-house lawyers are increasingly central in making sure that does not happen. Clare Bolton finds out what you should be doing

31 May 2012

LACCA Miami – meeting report

LACCA's regional meeting in Miami featured 40 general counsel from across the region, and a lively discussion across a range of topics. Clare Bolton and Rosie Scammell report

25 October 2011

Participate in Latin Lawyer’s labour survey

LACCA's sister publication, Latin Lawyer, is conducting a survey to find the region's leading labour lawyers. Read on to find out how to participate

22 September 2011

The one man global legal department

Providing in-house legal advice from what is officially an external position, for a company with offices strewn across the continents and time zones, what is that like? Armando Tirado, a Venezuelan working in London, talks to Marieke Breijer about these elements and how they shape his day-to-day life

10 August 2011

Dow appoints new LatAm GC

Dow Chemical has appointed an Argentine to head its legal department in Latin America.

25 May 2011

Here to help

Ever wondered why in-house lawyers do less pro bono than their counterparts in law firms? Varlín Vissepó, corporate legal counsel of software company Diebold's Latin America division considers the barriers, and explains how he overcame them

11 February 2011

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