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DoJ expects more cooperation between US and Latin American enforcers

James Koukios speaking at the conference

Cooperation between US and Latin American law enforcers will continue to increase according to James Koukios, senior deputy chief of the fraud section in the criminal division of the US Department of Justice, who urged companies to cooperate with authorities.

Cybersecurity strategies: think like a hacker

Cybercrime poses an ever-increasing threat to businesses, but spending on prevention does not yet match the threat level in South America. Edgar D’Andrea of Pricewaterhouse Coopers in Brazil explains why businesses need to rethink their security strategies.

Sapura appoints new head of legal in Brazil

Flávio Alves is now head of legal at oil and gas service provider Sapura Navegação Marítima, effective from September.


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A not so litigious litigator

Arnaldo Laudisio

Arnaldo Laudisio, winner of LACCA’s Litigation Manager of the Year Award, believes the only way to successfully manage mass litigation is to avoid it at almost all costs. Alison O’Connell caught up with him to find out why. 

Overcoming the currency barriers

Michelle Beckers

Currency controls can be a real headache, but to what extent do they really obstruct international business? Members discussed the issue at LACCA’s recent Miami meeting.

New member profile: general counsel for Petrobras America

Mario Rego

Mario Rego tells LACCA about operations in the oil and gas sector

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