Market: Uruguay

Signed and announced M&A deals multijurisdictional: March-December

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Latin Lawyer recorded 14 multijurisdictional M&A deals that were signed or announced in Latin America from March to December 2019. Counting the deals, of which the value was public, the combined deal value was nearly US$15 billion.

15 June 2020

Uruguayan airport operator restructures debt after exchange offer

Several Greenberg Traurig LLP offices, Alemany, Escalona & De Fuentes in Madrid and Guyer & Regules in Montevideo have helped Spain’s ACI Airport Sudamérica complete an international exchange offer, worth US$186 million, to allow its Uruguayan airport operator to restructure local debt.

15 June 2020

Which firms dominated LatAm equity capital markets in 2019?

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Latin Lawyer tracked equity capital markets activity across Latin America during 2019. Here, we reveal which Brazilian and international law firms won the most work.

11 June 2020

Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Panama and Uruguay equity capital markets report: July-December

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Latin Lawyer recorded 10 Latin American equity capital markets deals outside Brazil from July to December, with a total combined value of more than US$5 billion.

11 June 2020

Retailer chain gets IDB Invest loan to expand in Ecuador

Hogan Lovells LLP in Washington, DC and Pérez Bustamante & Ponce in Quito have helped Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) lend US$40 million to South American retail chain Tiendas Industriales Asociadas (Tía), which will use the funds to open new stores in Ecuador.

08 June 2020

UPDATE: Three firms behind pharma merger in Uruguay

Latin Lawyer recently published an article about Roemmers buying Laboratorios Haymann, omitting Posadas, Posadas & Vecino's role in the deal. An updated version of the story follows below:

01 June 2020

Central America, Ecuador, Paraguay and Uruguay debt capital markets report: July-December

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Latin Lawyer recorded 11 debt capital markets deals in Central America, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay, with a total combined value of approximately US$7.1 billion.

26 May 2020

Uruguay covid-19 information hub

As governments respond to the pandemic by enacting emergency legislation that will affect all areas of society and doing business, we are providing a central information hub that contains the enacted legislation and other relevant official communication issued in relation to the crisis.

14 May 2020

Dentons and Jiménez de Aréchaga complete first virtual legal tie-up

Global law firm Dentons has completed the legal profession’s first virtual law firm tie-up amid covid-19 travel restrictions by finalising its merger with Uruguay’s Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana & Brause.

30 April 2020

Chameleonic law firms: adapting to a crisis

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With economies at a standstill, companies fighting for survival and vulnerable local communities in need of pro bono counsel, the work of law firms has taken a drastic turn in recent weeks. Latin Lawyer speaks to law firm partners to learn about what measures they have taken to manage the crisis in the two months since the first covid-19 case was detected in the region.

24 April 2020

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