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Tanner De Witt – Nominated for Greater China Awards Chambers & Partners 2023

March 31, 2023

We are delighted to announce that Tanner De Witt has been shortlisted for the China (International Firms) Client Service Award with Chambers and Partners, a leading legal directory that recognises excellence in the legal profession. We are proud to be shortlisted for this prestigious award, which reflects our core value that our clients’ needs are paramount. […]

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New Member Firm in Ecuador – Quevedo & Ponce Estudio Jurídico

February 14, 2023

We are delighted to welcome our new member Quevedo & Ponce in Ecuador to the network.

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Tanner De Witt promotes Two Solicitors to Partner – Veronica Chan and Tim Au

January 3, 2023

Tanner De Witt is delighted to announce the promotion of Veronica Chan and Tim Au to the position of Partner with the firm, with effect from Sunday 1 January 2023. The promotion of Veronica and Tim brings the firm’s number of partners to 16 and is testament to the dedication they have shown to the development of the […]

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Best Lawyers in Chile – 2021

November 13, 2020

Chirgwin Law Firm partners were highlighted in the legal guide Best Lawyers, which ranks legal professionals according to the opinions of their peers. Andrés Chirgwin was recognized for his practice in the area of Project Finance and Development Practice and Hernán Peñafiel in the areas of International Arbitration and Litigation.  

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LL National 2020 Recognition

October 28, 2020

Chirgwin Abogados recognized by LL National 2020. Latin Lawyer National profiles a broad range of law firms, including boutique and multi-disciplinary firms, offering advice on cross-border deals as well as those focused on domestic transactions with wider geographic coverage and deep local knowledge.

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Sfera continues to grow In Honduras

October 13, 2020

In order to strengthen our presence in Central America, we are happy to share the news of the opening of new headquarters in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. This new office is part of our “key location strategy”, which benefits our clients and contributes efficiency to the operation of our firm. Our new team specializes in […]

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LGPD in Force Represents Historical Milestone for the Brazilian Market

September 28, 2020

September 18, 2020 should be considered a historical milestone for the theme privacy and data protection in Brazil. It is the day when the General Data Protection Law, the so-called LGPD, finally came into force.

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Women in Business Law Awards Europe 2020

July 29, 2020

The 2020 finalists for the Women in Business Law Awards Europe awards were announced on 16 July 2020 by Euromoney Legal Media Group. We are proud to share the news that Isabella Hartung, who heads the antitrust/competition law team of Barnert Egermann Illigasch, figures on the shortlist for the Women in Business Law Awards Europe […]

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Webinar: International Dispute Resolution – The Enforcement of International Judgments, Arbitral Awards and Settlement Agreements

June 12, 2020

June 16, 2020 9:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time 4:30 PM Israel Daylight Time Register for this Event How should you draft cross-border contracts to ensure they will be enforceable? When representing international clients, will you be able to compel performance or enforce monetary awards? How can you enforce and collect on a judgment in another […]

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REMARKS ON CROSS-BORDER INSOLVENCY – Opinion Article – Chile

June 4, 2020

The notable growth and globalization of international trade during the last 15 years led to the creation of instruments that standardize criteria for common or shared application by countries facing the problems generated by a crisis suffered by a multinational company. This has been particularly relevant for bankruptcy and insolvency, where complex situations involving assets, […]

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Florent – Legal 500 Recognition

April 27, 2020

The Legal 500 has published its rankings for Europe, Middle East & Africa 2020 (EMEA). Florent is proud that all our focus areas and moreover 10 lawyers have received outstanding rankings and excellent reviews. We are grateful to all our clients and peers for their trust and recommendations. Practice areas: Restructuring and Insolvency: Florent is a small […]

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The Italian Government has adopted New Urgent Legislative Provisions

April 14, 2020

The Italian government has adopted new urgent legislative provisions (Law Decree 8 april 2020, n. 23 – called “Decree for Liquidity”; “DL 23” hereafter), in an effort to assist companies in facing the emergency linked to the COVID-19 epidemic by (i) introducing urgent measures to facilitate access to bank financing (ii) delaying and simplifying fiscal […]

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COVID-19 – Health and Hygiene Measures in the Italian Jurisdiction

April 7, 2020

On Saturday 14 March 2020 a document named “Protocol of regulation of measures to combat and contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus in the workplace” was signed. In addition to the provisions of Decree of 11 March 2020, the Protocol regulates the measures to be implemented in the workplace. In particular, the Protocol specifies […]

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Practical Application for your Business of the Adopted State Aid – Bulgaria

April 1, 2020

The compensation regime introduced by the Council of Ministers will have an economic impact on business in Bulgaria, which, due to the declared state of emergency and anti-epidemic restrictions, as a result of the pandemic caused by the Covid-19, would suffer serious losses. State aid provides a financial incentive in a number of sectors that […]

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Bulgaria – Emergency Act Regarding the Measures and Safeguards During the State of Emergency

March 30, 2020

Following the adoption of the Emergency Act Regarding the Measures and Safeguards During the State of Emergency on 23 March 2020, the team of Gugushev & Partners Law Office developed a legal review with respect to the key legal amendments being implemented upon its enactment. The present review is developed with the purpose to support […]

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Gillespie Macandrew retained as Legal Advisors to SSE

March 20, 2020

Leading Scottish law firm, Gillespie Macandrew has been retained as legal advisor to SSE following their recent panel review.  The appointment, which will take effect in early March, will run for three years. The appointment of SSE’s new legal panel took place alongside the recent sale of their Energy Services business to OVO and their […]

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Excellent Results for our Trademark Practice in the recent WTR1000 Rankings

February 15, 2020

Aron Laszlo received gold, Barnabás Mező silver ranking in the Hungarian list of top trade mark professionals. The practice was praised as a “superb team, “with inbound work from across Europe coming in at a rate of knots”. Thanks to our fantastic clients and congrats to the entire IP team! See in detail at: https://www.worldtrademarkreview.com/directories/wtr1000 […]

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New Foreign Investment Restrictions in Tech, Infrastructure and Data

January 30, 2020

By Nevena Simidjiyska, Co-Chair, International Trade Group at Fox Rothschild LLP Starting Feb. 13, 2020, U.S. companies in tech, infrastructure and data seeking minority or controlling foreign investment will require approval from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) before closing certain transactions. The change stems from the Foreign Investment Risk Review […]

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