On December 20, 2016 our firm concluded a four-year process where it led the negotiations of an agreement for the liquidation of the national airline Pluna, by and large the most important bankruptcy proceeding in Uruguayan history. After this highly publicized bankruptcy was declared on July 2012, our firm represented the private creditors with the highest
Jiménez de Aréchaga led the acquisition of this important supermarket chain in Uruguay. The agreement consisted of the acquisition of 100% of the shareholding in Tienda Inglesa, and included all the real estate owned by the sellers. The deal closed after several months of negotiations with the sellers, mainly members of the Henderson family. This family owned
Dr Alberto Brause Berreta's book on the life of Dr Eduardo Jiménez de Aréchaga was presented last June 16 th . Dr Brause's book addresses his professional and personal biography, while reconstructing the conceptual and historical contexts where Dr Eduardo Jiménez de Aréchaga displayed his talent, his warmth and sense of public commitment. The book
Dr. Martín Montoro informs us about the new benefits for domestic workers: A complement of the leave salary amounting 15% of the one generated as from 2016 Creation of a Social Fund as a special contribution of social security which shall be paid between employer/employee (0.03% each) Salary Increase in force as from July 1st,
Under the Worklinks Program implemented by The British Schools, we have received sixth-year students Ms Vanesa Ordoñes and Mr Tomás Etcheverry. Together with Partners and Associates of the various departments of the Law Firm, they have carried out numerous activities, such as attending to court hearings, acting as solicitors, query analysis and drafting of agreements
Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause acted as local legal advisor to Arcos del Sur SRL in the financing of US$ 167.300.000 granted to the Brazilian subsidiary of Arcos Dorados, Arcos Dourados Comérico de Alimentos Ltda. The company structured the transaction with five lenders, namely, Citibank N.A., Bank of America N.A., Itau BBA International PLC, JPMorgan
Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause participated in the Conference organized by the Cyrus R. Vance Center of New York in Río de Janeiro on March 9th, 2016. Virginia Brause, Partner of Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause was invited by the Cyrus R. Vance Center of New York to participate as a Moderator at
Source: Latin Lawyer – Thursday, 10 March 2016 by Lulu Rumsey Bow Power buys Uruguayan wind farm Clifford Chance LLP’s Madrid, New York and São Paulo offices and Uruguay’s Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause have helped Spanish renewables developer Bow Power buy a controlling stake in a wind farm in Flores, southwest central Uruguay.