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Aerolíneas Argentinas VP returns to private practice at Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno


After 18 months as executive vice president at Aerolíneas Argentinas, Siro Astolfi has returned to private practice, joining Mitrani, Caballero & Ruiz Moreno as a corporate partner. He tells LACCA about the challenges he faced while helping to restructure the airline. By Eloise Hardy

TMF Group hires new sub-regional legal counsel


TMF Group, a Dutch provider of business services to clients operating and investing globally, has hired Jacobo Ibarra as its new sub-regional legal counsel for North America and the Caribbean. Ibarra will also help coordinate legal matters in Latin America. By Eloise Hardy

News in Brief – 10 August


This month’s news in brief takes a look at Bolivia’s investment in ethanol production, the Colombian government’s sale of a stake in telecoms company Coltel and the decision of Chile’s antitrust agency head to step down. In Brazil, police investigate price-fixing among fuel distributors and the country’s carmaker association reports a drop in car exports, while in Mexico, Aeroméxico faces legal action following its recent plane crash.  


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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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New member profile: Commercial lawyer at SYKES


Jose Carlos Quesada tells LACCA about his career to date, and why he returned to in-house practice. By Eloise Hardy

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.  

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