• The Legal Framework For M&A Transactions Into Romania

    Romania is an attractive destination for foreign investments. The country’s economy has seen strong growth and shall further expand by 3.3 percent in 2019, according to estimates of the European Commission. This is why many foreign companies have invested and acquired in Romania. A seasoned M&A lawyer and partner a Partner at Bulboacă & Asociații…

  • Key Factors For Expansions To Brazil

    Brazil is becoming increasingly interesting for international investors. After a few years of crisis, the local economy is on the rise again, also due to a change of government. A lawyer in his own law firm for companies in Germany and a special consultant in Brazil for foreign companies, Parvis Papoli-Barawati describes what should be…

  • Brazil: How The “Declaration of Rights” Impacts Project Finance

    On September 20, 2019, Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro sanctioned a law which enacted the Declaration of Rights of Economic Freedom and establishes guarantees of free enterprise. What does that mean for international investors and project finance in Brazil? Luis Antonio Semeghini de Souza (lawyer and partner at Souza, Mello e Torres Advogados based in São…

  • New Foreign Direct Investment Law in The UAE: What’s Next?

    The new Foreign Direct Investment Law (FDIL) has been in force in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) since September 2018. At first glance, it offered foreign companies considerable advantages for setting up or acquiring 100% of the share capital in local firms. However, according to Dr. Jochen Murach (lawyer and partner at Amereller in Dubai)…

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Luis Antonio Semeghini de Souza

Luis Souza is a lawyer and founding partner at Souza, Mello e Torres based in São Paulo. He belongs to the most respected lawyers in Brazil and looks back on a long career in large corporate law firms. He started at Machado, Meyer

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