Market: Uruguay

Multiple firms in Uruguayan wind farm acquisition

Hughes & Hughes in Montevideo and Gómez-Acebo Pombo in Madrid have helped Dutch infrastructure company DIF Capital Partners buy a wind farm in Uruguay.

24 February 2020

Celebrating equality: Social Responsibility Award

Having an effective corporate social responsibility programme is about working collaboratively across departments to form an enriched company culture that advocates for the rights of minorities. Beverage multinational Diageo does just that and is this year’s winner of LACCA’s Social Responsibility Award. GCs Sandra Lalli and Patricia Barbelli tell LACCA about the company’s trailblazing reputation for setting firsts across the world when it comes to diversity, inclusion and equality.

10 February 2020

Uruguayan windfarm owner makes private debt issuance

Baker & McKenzie LLP in New York and Estudio Echecopar member firm of Baker McKenzie International in Lima have helped a Uruguayan subsidiary of Spanish renewables company Bow Power raise US$88 million through a private bond issuance.

07 February 2020

Discounted tickets for Latin Lawyer Live Oil & Gas still available

A super early ticket rate for Latin Lawyer Live 11th Annual Oil & Gas – which takes place in Cartagena on 24 March – is available until Friday 7 February.

06 February 2020

Sheraton owner issues bonds in Uruguay

06 February 2020

Leading Lights 2019

Featured in Pro bono 2019

Law firms that stand out for the pro bono work done by their lawyers and for their efforts to build a lasting pro bono infrastructure, both internally and in their legal market.

05 February 2020

CAF funds another PPP in Uruguay

Guyer & Regules has helped Uruguayan consortium Grupo Vial Oriental get a US$90 million loan for a public private partnership (PPP) road project.

04 February 2020

Guyer steers HSBC mortgage-backed offering in Uruguay

Guyer & Regules has helped HSBC Uruguay issue mortgage-backed notes worth US$25 million, under an unusual notes programme that gives noteholders preference over other stakeholders in the event of the issuer going bankrupt.

23 January 2020

Several LatAm firms in cross-border travel agency buy

Firms from five Latin American jurisdictions joined Dutch law firm De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek to help a subsidiary of Brazilian travel group CVC Turismo acquire Argentine online travel platform Almundo for US$74 million.

21 January 2020

Ferrere appoints two partners in Paraguay and Uruguay

South American law firm Ferrere has boosted its seniority by adding partners in Paraguay and Uruguay.

16 January 2020

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