Market: Uruguay

A reformed Mercosur? Don’t hold your breath

The governments of Mercosur’s member states have been vocal advocates of modernising the restrictive economic alliance. Esteban Rópolo of Baker McKenzie (Argentina) and Marcelle Silbiger of Trench Rossi Watanabe in Brazil explain what stands in the way.

02 September 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

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

Featured in Deal reports 2019

Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.

21 August 2019

Conaprole retains Posadas, Posadas & Vecino for IFC and IIC loan

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino in Montevideo has helped Uruguay’s biggest dairy company, Conaprole, get a credit facility from International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) for its San José industrial project.

21 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

UPM confirms largest-ever foreign investment in Uruguay

Two White & Case LLP offices and Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo have helped Finnish forestry company UPM sign a definitive agreement to build a US$3 billion pulp mill in Uruguay.

13 August 2019

Latin Lawyer-GIR Live Anti-corruption & Investigations: combating persistent compliance risk

A transcript from Latin Lawyer-GIR Live Anti-corruption & Investigations, which took place in Mexico City in June, is now available to view.

13 August 2019

Uruguay’s Conaprole expands dairy plant

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino has helped Uruguay’s largest dairy producer Conaprole sign an agreement with German farming technology company GEA to expand a production plant.

08 August 2019

Women’s arbitration association begins LatAm roll-out

Women Way in Arbitration (WWA Latam), an association that promotes the role of women in Latin American arbitration, is preparing to launch in Colombia after a successful opening in Argentina earlier this year.

25 July 2019

Landmark EU-Mercosur trade deal

In-house lawyers from across the Mercosur bloc talk to LACCA about how its ground-breaking trade deal with the European Union is set to affect companies, and how legal teams can prepare their organisations for the inevitable update in trade and compliance standards that will come from across the pond.

22 July 2019

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