Law Firms, Lawyers in Latin America and the Caribbean
Law Firms and Their Lawyers in Latin America and the Caribbean
Latin America and the Caribbean Legal Articles
- The Anti-Corruption Law and Compliance Programs in Brazil
Provided by M F Ejchel
The Anti-Corruption Act has been approved as a result of the international commitments made by Brazil to confront and fight major local corruption. In the same path, the implementation of Compliance Program has increasingly gain importance in the international economic scenario and started to receive major role to give the guidelines contained in the new legislation.
- Law 20, 243 Extends IP Benefits for Performing Artists, Directors and Scriptwriters in Chile
Provided by B&R Latin America IP LLC
Sometimes artists are not aware of their Intellectual Property rights, and this means that they do not protect their creations, performances or even their names. Most of the times the ones that knows how to protect their patrimonial are the ones that have legal advising.
- The Trust in Costa Rica: A Matter of Confidence
Provided by ERP Lawyers & Associates
When investing money, when looking for financing, and even, when you want to safeguard your heritage or own assets for the benefit of your loved ones, there is a word that describes and motivates a person from the thoughts to the actions; that word is: trust.
- Grounds for Annulment of Marriage in Jamaica
Provided by Blair Foreman & Co.
What is an annulment? Annulment is a legal procedure which cancels a marriage between a man and a woman. The legal effect of annulling a marriage is that the marriage is completely erased as though it technically never existed and was never valid.
- Company Formation in Jamaica
Provided by Yualande Christopher & Associates
Before embarking on any business venture, consider the type of company you wish to form. Weighing the Pros and Cons will give you a better idea on whether you want a Limited Liability Company (LLC). it isn't always the best fit for your business, although it's favoured by most entrepreneurs. The Article below will allow you consider all the pros and cons of incorporating an LLC in Jamaica determine if it's right for your business model.
- Commercial Contracts: Are Oral Discussions Binding in The Bahamas?
Provided by Parris Whittaker, Attorney at Law
Negotiations are a vital part of the process of agreeing the terms of a commercial contract, but when will such discussions have a binding effect on the parties?
- Incorporate Your Idea. How to Develop Your Intellectual Property in the Cayman Islands.
Provided by Loeb Smith
The Cayman Islands have taken significant steps in recent years to update and modernize the legal framework with respect to protection of intellectual property (IP). Traditionally, the Cayman Islands patents and trademarks registry only served to extend rights which had previously been registered in the U.K. or the European Union.
- Argentina Passed The Public-Private Participation Law (PPP)
Provided by García Menéndez - Attorneys at Law
The Argentine Congress has recently passed the Public-Private Participation Law (the “Law”).
- Corporations in Panama
Provided by Acabogado PTY
Panama has a Corporations Act, which facilitates business and investment, so it is recommended to entrepreneurs take advantage offered by this type of society, when starting your business.
- Improvements in Panama Corporation Law for Redomiciliation
Provided by Lombardi Aguilar Group
Decree Law 5 of 1997 included several improvements for the redomiciliation and powers of attorney for corporations which are still useful today