Work Area: Telecoms

Five firms promote in Brazil

Cascione Pulino Boulos Advogados, Veirano Advogados, FreitasLeite Advogados, Souza, Mello e Torres and Mundie e Advogados have increased their partnerships, strengthening their capital markets, corporate, regulatory, tax and telecoms practices.

11 February 2020

US investor snaps up telecoms asset from Pátria in Brazil

Linklaters LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados have helped the digital infrastructure investment platform of US investor Colony Capital acquire Brazilian telecoms solutions provider Highline.

05 February 2020

Four firms steer Chilean telecoms financing

Four White and Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago have helped Chilean telecoms company WOM obtain a US$660 financing through a syndicated loan and a bond offering.

16 January 2020

Dentons López Velarde poaches Baker McKenzie partner

Dentons López Velarde, SC has hired Sergio Legorreta from Baker McKenzie (Mexico) to lead its venture technology practice.

15 January 2020

Telefónica to use AT&T equipment in Mexico

Three Holland & Knight offices have helped Spanish telecoms company Telefónica close a deal to use US counterpart AT&T’s infrastructure in Mexico.

02 January 2020

Brazil launches probe into officials allegedly bribed with football tickets

Brazil's audits agency the Comptroller General of the Union (CGU) has opened an investigation into dozens of public officials accused of accepting bribes in relation to high-profile football tournaments.

29 November 2019

Panama’s Cable Onda taps market for US$600 million

Jones Day’s Miami office and Galindo, Arias & López have helped Panama’s largest telecoms provider, Cable Onda, issue bonds worth US$600 million on Luxembourg’s stock exchange.

14 November 2019

Andean Tower Partners refinances Scotiabank Colpatria credit line

Morrison & Foerster LLP in New York and Garrigues (Colombia) have helped the Colombian branch of telecoms infrastructure group Andean Tower Partners refinance a US$55 million credit agreement with local banking corporation Scotiabank Colpatria.

17 October 2019

Mexican telecoms company’s Chapter 11 plan approved

A Mexican telecoms company has secured approval of its Chapter 11 plan from a New York court, after resolving issues with a noteholder group over debt issued during a previous bankruptcy.

27 September 2019

Movers and shakers – 29 July

This month’s movers and shakers sees lateral moves across the automotive industry, while major companies in the food and beverages and IT sectors across Latin America have witnessed promotions in their regional legal teams.

29 July 2019

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