Region: Argentina

Firms promote in Europe and South America

Uría Menéndez and MLAB Abogados in Madrid have promoted lawyers to the partnership, along with German boutique firm Commeo and Allende & Brea in Argentina.

14 January 2021

Argentina

Featured in GCR 100 2021

Investigations from Argentina’s National Commission for the Defence of Competition and an influx of international merger work is keeping the Argentinian competition bar on its toes as political manoeuvring slows long-anticipated competition reforms.

11 December 2020

Argentina

Featured in Competition Economics Handbook 2020

06 November 2019

Argentina's competition bar

As Argentina touts economic reforms, its competition bar awaits promised changes that should boost its workload. Charles McConnell checks in with the antitrust porteños.

03 June 2019

Latin American enforcers commit to leniency principles

The competition authorities of Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Argentina and Chile have signed a joint statement on shared principles that will guide the implementation of their leniency regimes – following recent controversy in the region about the confidentiality of submitted applications.

03 December 2018

New Argentine authority expected next summer

A commissioner at Argentina's existing competition watchdog has said that plans to establish a new antitrust authority are behind schedule, but he remains optimistic that it will be in place by next summer.

29 November 2018

Argentina

30 October 2018

Argentina: Competition Authority

Featured in The Antitrust Review of the Americas 2019

03 September 2018

Bruchou hires new competition practice head

Argentine firm Bruchou Fernández Madero & Lombardi has hired Gabriel Lozano, a former general counsel at global agribusiness company Syngenta in Latin America, to lead its competition practice.

24 July 2018

Argentinian authority finds music licences were overpriced

Argentina’s competition authority has called for a €1.3 million penalty on the country’s music copyright association for excessive pricing on the licences it granted hotels to play the copyrighted music.

19 July 2018

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