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Top Tips: Legal budgeting


Whether a company is facing a major M&A, the threat of a class action lawsuit or simply carrying out its day-to-day business, legal expenses can be almost impossible to predict. LACCA takes a look at some of the top tips from regional GCs on how to master legal spend management.

The renewal of Guatemala’s CICIG is uncertain, say lawyers


With recent US reports raising questions over the future of Guatemala’s international anti-corruption commission, LACCA speaks to lawyers who fear the future of the commission could be in jeopardy.   

Movers & Shakers – 20 July


LACCA’s latest roundup of the region’s biggest hires and promotions sees moves across the pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, and technology sectors. 


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Sep 26

LACCA Regional Miami Meeting 2018

Wed, 26th September
Sep 26

LACCA 5th Annual Awards Ceremony 2018

Wed, 26th September

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New member profile: Legal counsel at Dafiti Group


Fernanda Semelrot tells LACCA about the challenges facing lawyers in the fashion sector and why compliance is all about prevention.

New member profile: Tax director for Inkia Energy


María José Espantoso speaks to LACCA about why tax exemptions are not the answer for Peru’s business landscape, as well as what it’s like working in the tax department of an energy company.  

New member profile: Senior legal manager for southern Latin America at Zoetis


Carolina De Nardi speaks to LACCA about the importance of having a good understanding of the regulatory landscape in the pharmaceutical sector and how she sees a positive trend in terms of company compliance programmes in Brazil.

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Legal Department Spend Survey 2018

Legal Department Spend Survey 2018

LACCA’s research into legal department spend takes a look at how corporate legal teams across Latin America manage and allocate their budgets.

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Fee flexibility is key for firms to remain competitive

LACCA’s research reveals that success for most law firms will increasingly depend on their becoming more flexible and business-like, particularly with respect to how they manage their billing arrangements and engage with clients.

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