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Macri passes sweeping reforms to promote business and investment

Argentine Congress

The Argentine government has implemented new tax and bureaucracy-slashing reforms to improve the business environment and encourage investments. Lawyers are positive about the development but say that more changes are needed to get rid of red tape for companies and create greater legal certainty.

Programme announced for LACCA São Paulo


A draft programme for LACCA’s annual meeting in São Paulo has now been released and includes sessions on cybersecurity; the real effects of Brazil’s contentious labour reform; LGBT rights; GCs’ ever-increasing compliance responsibilities; and how to master the art of boardroom politics. 

Brazilian in-house network Jurídico Sem Gravata launches offshoot in Argentina

Corporate counsel in Brazil are branching out to Argentina

The team behind Brazil’s Lawyers Without Ties (JSG) initiative aimed at fostering closer links between local in-house counsel have expanded their movement by setting up a chapter in Argentina. 


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Apr 19

LACCA 9th Regional São Paulo Meeting 2018

Thu, 19th April
São Paulo, Brazil

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Eletropaulo promotes new compliance specialist


Brazilian energy distributor Eletropaulo has promoted Cláudia Massaia to the role of compliance specialist. She tells LACCA about the rising awareness of compliance practices in Brazil and the importance of regular staff training.    

New member profile: Senior counsel and head of compliance for Latin America at Hexion Inc


Leonardo Donoso tells LACCA why empathy and good listening skills are just as important as understanding the business when it comes to being a good in-house counsel

Argentina's lithium market: A battery of new regulations


Florencia Heredia at Allende & Brea explores recent developments in the Argentinian lithium market and the significant issues that must be considered for future regulation of the sector. 

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