Senior in-house counsel from Cargill, Citi, Playa Hotels and Banco BMG, alongside the regional legal departments for from Accor and Ford, were all winners at the inaugural LACCA Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday evening.
LACCA's inaugural award ceremony took place on Wednesday 10 September at the St Regis Bal Harbour Resort in Miami, celebrating the cream of the Latin American in-house community.
LACCA’s annual regional meeting in Miami was held this week, bringing together over 75 leading GCs from across the region to discuss key themes such as labour law, department management, career success and unpredictability across the region.
Running the legal function at a ‘multilatina’ is one of the more challenging but gripping jobs in the Latin American in-house community. At a round table of such senior in-house counsel, we compared teams, structures and approaches to learn how these companies are spread across the world. Next week, we will look at their strategies for hiring counsel and compliance.
From a lack of self-reporting to rubbing shoulders with public officials, we looks into the issues that foreign lawyers need to keep in mind when their investigations cross over to Mexico
It’s all change in Brazil with the country’s new anti-corruption law raising questions about self-reporting and other issues, but as our sister publication Global Investigations Review (GIR) reports, one thing that hasn’t changed are the country’s strict labour laws, which practitioners warn can be a major issue on internal investigations
Which law firms are regularly retained by the region's largest 100 companies? LACCA presents its landmark research.
While Bolivia, Ecuador and Venezuela may be challenging environments for corporate law firms in Latin America, LACCA’s research shows large international companies retain a presence there – hiring top firms as they do so.
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