Law 21.180 on Digital Transformation of the State November 14, 2019

On November 11th, 2019, the Law 21.180 on Digital Transformation of the State was published in the Official Journal, which introduces a series of modifications to various regulatory bodies in order to incorporate technology in…

New counsels in Barros & Errázuriz November 13, 2019

We are glad to announce that Barros & Errázuriz named four new counsels; Alejandra Aránguiz, from the Urban Planning area; Matías Montoya, from the Environment area; Daniela Peña of the M&A – Corporate area and…

Affinitas participated in the International Chamber of Commerce’s 17th Conference on International Arbitration November 12, 2019

Affinitas participated in the International Chamber of Commerce’s 17th Conference on International Arbitration, that took place in Miami on 10-12 November. ICC’s annual Miami conference is the key forum for understanding international commercial arbitration in…

IBA “The New Era of Taxation: what you need to know in a constantly changing world” November 8, 2019

Between November 7th and 8th, the “The New Era of Taxation: what you need to know in a constantly changing world” Tax IBA was held in Toronto, Canada. Our tax partner, Carola Trucco, attended the…

Annual Latin Lawyer M&A Conference November 8, 2019

Affinitas participated in the annual M&A conference of Latin Lawyer, which was held in Sao Paulo on November 6th. The event had a focus on gender diversity, and featured a uniform division of male and…

Commercial Real Estate Law Forum November 8, 2019

Within the framework of the RECon Latin America & Caribbean, on Thursday, November 7th, Affinitas organized the event “Legal solutions for new real estate market challenges” on new market trends and the legal challenges they…

Barros & Errázuriz advised SAESA in the sale of 50% of Eletrans to Chilquinta October 21, 2019

Barros & Errázuriz advised Sociedad Austral de Electricidad S.A. (SAESA) in the sale of 50% of Eletrans (Eletrans S.A., Eletrans II S.A. and Eletrans III S.A.) to Chilquinta Energía S.A. With this operation, Chilquinta Energía…

Column of Javier San Martín, partner of Barros & Errázuriz, in El Mercurio Legal October 17, 2019

On October 16, the newspaper El Mercurio Legal, published Javier San Martín’s column. The partner is an expert in matters regarding dispute resolution, consumer protection law, reorganization and liquidation of companies and individuals. The lawyer…

Barros & Errázuriz contributes to the Chile chapter of The ICLG: Competition Litigation Laws and Regulation October 16, 2019

Francisco Bórquez, senior associate, and Macarena Viertel, associate – both from the Antitrust area of ​​the Firm- contributed to the Chilean chapter of The ICLG: Competition Litigation Laws and Regulation 2020. The annual report ICLG…

Column of Ignacio Urbina, senior associate of Barros & Errázuriz in Diario Financiero October 16, 2019

Today Diario Financiero published the column “Increase environmental fines?” written by Ignacio Urbina, senior associate of environment and natural resources at Barros & Errázuriz. Ignacio analyzes the increase in fines due infractions raised in the…