Work Area: Data privacy

Chinese-Peruvian JV gets financing to expand broadband in Peru

Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados and Martinot Abogados have helped Chinese-Peruvian joint venture YOFC sign a US$411 million financing agreement with the Peruvian government as part of public-private partnership to expand broadband services.

07 August 2019

Mattos Filho hires former Pinheiro Neto counsel

In its third lateral hire this year, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has recruited a lawyer who previously spent 17 years at Pinheiro Neto Advogados.

15 July 2019

Veirano targets Brazil’s innovative financial sector with fintech hire

Veirano Advogados has recruited a partner to drive its fintech offer as Brazil’s modern regulations, advanced financial technology and daring entrepreneurship sets the growing sector apart from the country’s otherwise lacklustre economic situation.

27 June 2019

Pacific Alliance firms launch fintech network

Five Pacific Alliance law firms specialising in the fintech industry have launched a referral network to coordinate cross-border advice to clients from the sector.

07 June 2019

US and Emirati companies form JV for broadband services in Brazil

White & Case LLP in New York and KLA - Koury Lopes Advogados in São Paulo have helped US communications company Hughes enter a joint venture agreement with Emirati satellite operator Yahsat to improve broadband services in Brazil.

03 June 2019

Leĝa ramps up consolidation drive by adding to senior partnership

Leĝa has become the second Venezuelan firm in the space of a month to promote, adding a labour lawyer to the top rank.

09 May 2019

Brazil's antitrust regulator launches another fintech probe

Brazil’s competition authority is investigating whether Bradesco, one of the country’s largest banks, broke competition rules by restricting a financial management app from accessing its customers' data.

02 May 2019

Brookfield buys into data centre JV in Brazil

Canadian Brookfield Asset Management has hired White & Case LLP’s New York office and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo to acquire a minority stake in a joint venture from US real estate trust Digital Realty for some US$900 million.

15 April 2019

Mundie promotes two to partner

Mundie e Advogados has made two new partners in its São Paulo headquarters, boosting its tax and administrative law departments.

19 March 2019

HSBC teams up with fintech provider in Mexico

Linklaters in London and New York and Mijares, Angoitia, Cortés y Fuentes SC has advised HSBC México for the joint venture deal between its parent company and fintech group Global Payments.

15 March 2019

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