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Diversity Survey: Why is racial inequality still the elephant in the room?


More companies implement diversity policies concerning gender and disability than policies addressing ethnicity or race, according to LACCA's research. Christina McKeon Frutuoso speaks to local GCs to find out what’s holding some companies back from addressing the issue of race in the workplace and how corporate counsel can play an important role. 

Movers & Shakers – 14 September


This week’s movers and shakers looks at moves in the medical, human resources, mining, pharmaceutical, financial and engineering sectors.

News in Brief - 14 September


This week’s news in brief looks at the latest in an investigation into alleged corruption during Argentina’s former administration, a ruling in favour of outsourcing in Brazil and the seizure of another foreign company by the Venezuelan government.


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Sep 26

LACCA Live Regional Miami Meeting 2018

Wed, 26th September
Sep 26

LACCA 5th Annual Awards Ceremony 2018

Wed, 26th September

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Corporate counsel Q&A: Alejandro Torrendell, Merck


In the first of a new occasional series of interviews, Getting the Deal Through - Pharma Law News speaks to Merck’s general counsel for Latin America Alejandro Torrendell about the challenges of in-house life at a pharma company in the region and how his department stays ahead of the curve. By Richard Woolley

New member profile: Compliance manager at Brazilian food giant JBS


André Nunes Damaso tells LACCA about the importance of ethics and compliance in protecting a company’s reputation and reducing uncertainty in business transactions.

New member profile: General counsel for Mexican real estate company Grupo IGS


Enrique Aguilar tells LACCA why attention to detail in due diligence processes is key for in-house teams in the real estate sector in Mexico.

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Diversity Survey 2018

LACCA’s Diversity Survey takes a look at the levels of diversity within corporate legal departments across Latin America as well as some of the efforts being made to promote greater diversity and inclusion initiatives within companies

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Diversity Survey: Keeping tabs on outside counsel

Companies across industries are making a lot of noise about the importance of promoting diversity within their businesses, but when it comes to keeping tabs on their outside counsel, little is being done, according to LACCA’s research.

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