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MasterCard promotes associate GC from within

Company veteran and Latin American regional counsel Malvina Longoria has been promoted at MasterCard, now taking on the role of associate general counsel. 

Speakers line up for Latin Lawyer’s Anti-Corruption and Investigations Conference

Join in-house speakers from Embraer, KPMG, Siemens, HSBC and Brasil Foods at Latin Lawyer’s Second Annual Anti-Corruption and Investigations Conference, to be held in cooperation with our sister publication, Global Investigations Review, in São Paulo on 16 October.

Level 3 hires new legal and compliance head

US multinational telecommunications company Level 3 has hired Sandra Monroy from Claro as its new legal and compliance director for the northern Latin American and Andean regions.


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Sep 10

LACCA Regional Miami Meeting 2014

Wed, 10th September
Miami, USA
Sep 10

LACCA Awards Ceremony

Wed, 10th September - Wed, 10th September
Miami, USA

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LACCA's sister publications Latin Lawyer and Global Investigations Review reveal investigations and compliance lawyers to know in key economies across Latin America.

Data preservation in investigations: top tips

Data preservation, collection and review processes can be costly, time-consuming, and painstaking (if not at times painful) for a company undertaking an investigation. The requirements of various government agencies and data protection/privacy laws are often overlapping, competing and contradictory. In this article we set out some positive practical steps that can be taken to prepare for data exercises and get them right, and in doing so minimise business disruption and cost while gaining credit with government agencies. By Derek Patterson, principal at Forensic Risk Alliance in London, David Kessler, partner at Norton Rose Fulbright in New York, and Andrew Reeves, associate at Norton Rose Fulbright in London.

New member profile: Head of compliance for LatAm for Citi Private Bank

Andrea Demar

Andrea Demar tells LACCA about how working in an investment bank was always what she wanted to do. 

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Sep 11

Latin Lawyer Labour & Employment Conference

Thu, 11th September
Miami, USA

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