Work Area: Information technology

Regulating in the digital age: on the run from the law

As technology continues to advance at a rapid pace and buzzwords such as “metaverse” and “AI” are absorbed into everyday vocabulary, lawmakers are scrambling to keep up with new digital trends. This poses fresh challenges to GCs that are trying to stay ahead of the curve and avert legal risks, said panellists at LACCA Live Miami in September.

30 January 2023

Several firms steer cross-border data centre buy

Several firms have helped data centre operator Aligned acquire Latin American-focused counterpart ODATA from Brazil’s Patria Investimentos and US IT company CyrusOne.

03 January 2023

Brazilian legaltech start-up gets funding round

Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados has helped Brazilian legal technology start-up Docket raise 110 million reais (US$21 million) in a Series B funding round.

03 January 2023

Broadband provider boosts São Paulo coverage with acquisition

Veirano Advogados has helped Brazilian internet company Iveloz sell its business to local counterpart TecPar, giving the buyer increased coverage across the state of São Paulo.

20 December 2022

São Paulo stock exchange B3 nabs AI business

Pinheiro Guimarães has helped Brazil’s B3 stock exchange acquire local artificial intelligence (AI) company Neurotech for 1.1 billion reais (US$220 million).

30 November 2022

Vinci invests in Brazilian equipment-as-a-service group Arklok

Brazilian private equity group Vinci Partners has enlisted Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to acquire a stake in Arklok, an organisation that leases corporate equipment to local businesses.

25 November 2022

Several firms help Mexico’s KIO up stake in local SaaS company

Mexico’s largest data centre operator KIO Networks has enlisted Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez SC to increase its share in local software-as-a-service (SaaS) company MasNegocio, becoming the target's sole owner.

22 November 2022

UK software company buys more assets in Uruguay

Dentons Jiménez de Aréchaga in Montevideo has helped UK-based Vesta Software acquire Uruguayan counterpart Datalogic.

15 November 2022

Brazilian tech company CI&T makes first US acquisition

Brazilian digital solutions company CI&T has enlisted three offices of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP to acquire US counterpart NTERSOL Consulting, marking its entry into the North American country.

14 November 2022

Bronstein Zilberberg and Fialho Salles in Brazilian start-up buy

Brazilian data analytics start-up Cortex has enlisted Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados to acquire local counterpart Geofusion.

09 November 2022

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