Highlights

  • Project-Infraestructure-03

Morales & Besa advised Global Vía Infraestructuras

Morales & Besa successfully advised Global Vía Infraestructuras Chile S.A. and Globalvia Chile SpA in the purchase of all the shares of Sociedad Concesionaria Acciona […]

December 6, 2017|Highlights|
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25th aniversary of Morales & Besa in Portillo: allignment for the excellence

Morales & Besa invited all his legal and staff team for a spectacular walk to Portillo in his 25 years anniversary. For two days, the M&B group enjoyed a wonderfu […]

December 6, 2017|Highlights, News|
  • Corporate-Mergers-21

Morales y Besa advised Disal Chile Limitada in the restructuring of outstanding debts

Morales y Besa successfully advised Disal Chile Limited in the restructuring of Disal Group’s financial debt, by means of the restructuring of outstanding debt for an amo […]

November 20, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-24

Morales y Besa advised LarraínVial in the assignment of credits

Morales y Besa successfully advised LarraínVial, in the assignment of credits by Banco de Chile to two investment funds, as part of a reorganization agreement. The two fu […]

October 24, 2017|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-09

Morales & Besa advised Acciona Services in a purchase to LATAM Airlines

Morales y Besa successfully advised the Spanish company Acciona Services, in the purchase of its ground handling subsidiary Andes Airport Services from LATAM Airlines. Th […]

October 22, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-27

Morales y Besa successfully advised SMU SA, the supermarket chain related to the Saieh group.

Morales y Besa successfully advised SMU SA, the supermarket chain related to the Saieh group, in the process of placing bonds in the local market for UF 1,000,000 due on […]

October 2, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Bank of China in connection with establishing a local branch or agency in Chile

Morales & Besa represented and advised Bank of China Limited in connection with the process of establishing and licensing a local branch or agency in Chile. On 16 Aug […]

September 25, 2017|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the acquisition of the rights to develop the El Peñón mining project

M&B successfully advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the acquisition of the rights to develop the El Peñón Project, pursuant to the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Min […]

September 13, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-37

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander-Chile as lender under the VAT facility of two wind farms

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Santander-Chile in the operation of financing the Value Added Tax associated with the construction of the Central Sarco and […]

August 24, 2017|Highlights|
  • General-14

Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. in the tender offer of its senior notes

Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. in the tender offer of its senior notes 5.550%, due on 2021 and senior notes 4.875%, due on 2023. With respect to 2021 notes, val […]

July 21, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-29

Morales & Besa advised The Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance of Chile

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a global offering of US$1,541,831,000 principal am […]

July 17, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-04

Morales & Besa advised Forum Financial Services S.A in the submission of six series of commercial paper

Morales & Besa successfully advised Forum Financial Services S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of S […]

July 4, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-48

Morales & Besa advised a banks syndicate on the amendment of the financing of Javiera SpA photovoltaic park

Morales & Besa advised Itaú Corpbanca, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile and Banco de Sabadell S.A., Miami Branch in the amendment to the financing granted to Ja […]

June 15, 2017|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A.  in financing for additional works

Morales & Besa advised Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A. in a transaction in witch on Scotiabank Chile provided two credit facilities to Ruta del Maule Socie […]

June 14, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-11

Morales & Besa advices restructuring of Cementos Bío Bío S.A.’s debt

Morales & Besa advised Banco BCI and Itáu Corpbanca on the restructuring of the current debt of Cementos Bío Bío S.A., a public corporation, in an amount of up to CLP […]

May 31, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-57

Morales & Besa advised Chilean banks in restructuring Agrofoods credits

Morales & Besa advised a group of banks in the restructuring of short and long term of the current debt of Agrofoods Central Valley Chile S.A., a closely held corpora […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advised Hidroeléctrica El Paso SpA on the amendment of credit

Morales & Besa advised Hidroeléctrica El Paso SpA on the amendment of an existing credit facility provided by a syndicate of local banks to the Company, part of the H […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-29

M&B advised Arena Minerals SpA in Option for Purchase of Mining Concessions

Morales & Besa successfully advised Arena Minerals Chile SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by the C […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-66

M&B advised Fiore Andes SpA in Option for Purchase of Mining Concessions

Morales & Besa successfully advised Fiore Andes SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by the Río Loa mi […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-04

Morales & Besa advised CorpGroup in the reorganization of its debt

Morales & Besa advised BCI in the amendment of debt of CorpGroup Interhold and CorpGroup Financial, both members of the CorpGroup holding, for an approximately amount […]

May 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-26

Morales & Besa advised Fiore Atacama SpA of mining concessions agreement

Morales & Besa successfully advised Fiore Atacama SpA in the execution of the Unilateral Option for the Purchase of Mining Concessions Agreement owned by Sociedad Quí […]

May 29, 2017|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-12

Morales & Besa advised in the sale of Interexport Group to Motorola Solutions

Morales & Besa advised the shareholders of the holding company of the Interexport entities in the sale process to Motorola Solutions Chile Holdings SpA, branch of Mot […]

March 30, 2017|Highlights|
  • Dispute-09

Morales & Besa represented The Associate Press at Supreme Court in Intellectual Property Case

Morales & Besa represented The Associated Press (AP) on the civil trial initiated by a former journalist, claiming a compensation for damages of approximately USD 3 m […]

March 23, 2017|Highlights|
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IJGlobal Awards 2016: Morales & Besa, the Latin American Law Firm was the most awarded for Financing Operations Projects

Morales & Besa advised on 3 of the 9 winning projects of the “Deal of the Year 2016” awards from IJGlobal, one of the most prestigious publications on project financi […]

March 23, 2017|Highlights, News|
  • Banking-and-Finance-03

Morales & Besa advised BTG Pactual, Itau BBA and LarrainVial in the opening of SMU

Morales & Besa successfully advised BTG Pactual, Itau BBA and LarrainVial in SMU’s inititial public offering, which opened about 25% of its property through the place […]

February 21, 2017|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-13

Morales & Besa and Hernández & Cía. Abogados successfully advised The Abraaj Group and Casaideas

Morales & Besa and Hernández & Cía. Abogados successfully advised The Abraaj Group – a leading private equity investor operating in global growth markets – in the […]

January 25, 2017|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-29

Morales & Besa advises The Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance of Chile

Morales & Besa successfully advised the Republic of Chile represented by the Ministry of Finance in connection with a Chilean pesos (“Ps.”) 1,000,000,000,000 aggregat […]

January 24, 2017|Highlights|
  • General-27

Morales & Besa advises Bank of America as the financiers for SK Spice and SK Spice Group

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bank of America as the financiers for SK Spice and SK Spice Group, who on July 1st, 2015 had entered into a credit agreement with […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
  • General-22

Morales & Besa advises Banco Paris in innovative transfer of assets and liabilities

Morales & Besa successfully advised the transfer of all the assets and liabilities of the Bank of Paris related to banking products of Scotiabank Chile, including dif […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-31

Morales & Besa advises H-E Parts International in Sale to Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd

Morales & Besa together with Kirkland and Ellis, successfully advised H-E Parts International, LLC in its sale to Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. H-E Parts I […]

January 19, 2017|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-50

Morales & Besa advises EIG Global Energy Partners

Morales & Besa recently advised EIG Global Energy Partners in the restructuring of the Abengoa Projects Warehouse transaction, which included the negotiation and draf […]

December 15, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-14

Morales & Besa advises Cencosud S.A. in bonds issue

Morales & Besa advised Cencosud S.A. as the issuer of the bonds in connection with the issuance, registration with the SVS (market regulator) and placement in the loc […]

December 12, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-37

Morales & Besa advises Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as senior lenders for financing of Parque Eólico Cabo Leones I S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as senior lenders for the financing of Pa […]

November 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-42

Morales & Besa advises Endesa (Enel Generation Chile) in corporate reorganization of the Gas Atacama Group

Morales & Besa advised Endesa – today Enel Generation Chile-  in the corporate reorganization of the companies that form Gas Atacama Group; an operation that is withi […]

November 22, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Forum Financial Services S.A

Morales & Besa successfully advised Forum Financial Services S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of S […]

November 2, 2016|Highlights|
  • SANTIAGO. La embajada de Estados Unidos en Chile presenta su bandera y la bandera de la libertad (símbolo del orgullo gay y lésbico), a media asta, a raíz del atentado perpetrado en Orlando, Florida. Tanto el embajador de usa Mike Hammer como dirigente de MOVILH Rolando Jiménez, condenaron el hecho.

Fernando Arab participates in seminar on labor reform

Fernando Arab, partner at Morales & Besa delivered his paper “From paper to practice: The challenges imposed by the labor reform” at the seminar organized by Duoc UC […]

October 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-23

Morales & Besa advises Itaú Corpbanca on financing and debt refinancing of Hidroelectrica Dongo SpA.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Itaú Corpbanca on the refinancing of the existing debt of Hidroeléctrica Dongo SpA with Banco BICE, by means of the assignment of […]

October 7, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-40

Morales & Besa advises syndicate of banks to finance solar photovoltaic project “Santiago Solar”

Morales & Besa successfully advised Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and DNB Bank ASA as creditors to the finance co […]

October 6, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-27

Morales & Besa advises BBVA Chile, Scotiabank Chile and Banco Security in debt refinancing and credit lines to Agrícola Industrial Lo Valledor AASA S.A. and Empresas FT S.A. 

Morales & Besa successfully advised BBVA Chile, Scotiabank Chile and Banco Security in preparing and negotiating the documentation for credit assignment, novation and […]

September 5, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Banco Security for financing of Central Hidroeléctrica El Pinar

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Security regarding the financing granted to related companies Empresa Eléctrica El Pinar SpA and Transmisora Continental Bío […]

August 4, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-02

Morales & Besa advises Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi Concessioni SpA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Sociedad Concesionaria Nuevo Pudahuel S.A., an affiliate of Aéroports de Paris Management S.A., VINCI Airports S.A.S. and Astaldi […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-43

Morales & Besa advised Banco BICE on the project financing for Cumbres S.A. Central Hidroeléctrica

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to Cumbres S.A., owned by Scotta and Ferrero groups, for the construction and developme […]

July 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-07

Morales & Besa advises Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a Registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cencosud

Morales & Besa successfully advised Cencosud S.A. and the Paulmann Family on a registered public secondary offering of shares of common stock representing 6% of Cenco […]

July 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-23

Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE  on financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco BICE regarding the financing granted to RP Renewable Energy SA , a subsidiary of RP Holding SLU, for the construction and de […]

July 13, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-40

Morales & Besa advises lenders for the El Pelicano PV Project to supply energy for Metro de Santiago

Morales & Besa successfully advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ,LTD., Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Korea De […]

July 12, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-11

Morales & Besa advises Forum

The operation involved advising Forum Servicios Financieros S.A. (“Forum”), part of BBVA Group, in registering on the Securities Registry of the Superintendency of Securi […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales  & Besa advises Bitumix (a subsidiary of Eurovia France) in the acquisition of Especialidades Asfálticas Bitumix C.V.V Ltda.

Morales & Besa advised Constructora de Pavimentos Asfáticos Bitumix S.A.  (“Bitumix”), a subsidiary of Eurovia France, throughout the due diligence process, preparati […]

July 11, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-25

Morales & Besa advises Rojas Group on the incorporation of Spanish Gonzalez Byass in the ownership of Veramonte

Morales & Besa successfully advised Grupo Rojas, after the Grupo Huneeus, its partners in Veramonte, decided to sell its stake to the European firm Gonzalez Byass, gi […]

June 30, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-19

Morales & Besa advises Bredenmaster S.A. in collective bargaining agreement

Morales & Besa successfully advised Bredenmaster S.A. in a collective bargaining agreement with two unions (number 1 & number 2) for 4 and 3 years respectively. T […]

June 29, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises Itaú Corpbanca, Banco Santander Chile and Banco del Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised banks Itaú Corpbanca, Santander Chile and Banco Estado regarding modification of the syndicated loan granted to Cultivos Yadran S. […]

June 23, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Banco BICE in financing of “Central Hidroeléctrica de Pasada Palmar – Correntoso”

Morales & Besa successfully advised Banco Bice in relation to the loan given to Hidropalmar S.A. for the design, construction, equipment, and exploitation of a 15 MW […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-18

Morales & Besa advises Banco de Chile in syndicated rescheduling of SMU S .A.

Morales and Besa successfully advised a syndicate of banks, led by Banco de Chile, in modifying the syndicated reprogramming SMU S.A., the supermarket group linked to Sai […]

May 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Probono 03

Morales & Besa Pro Bono team successfully defend client in criminal negligence case

In January of this year, our Pro Bono team defended a 31 year old woman, who was driving on Santa Rosa Avenue at 16:00 working as a door to door saleswoman, when suddenly […]

May 25, 2016|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises China Construction Bank in opening its first Chilean branch

Morales & Besa advised China Construction Bank (CCB) in obtaining the final regulatory sign-off for the Asian bank to open its first branch in Chile. CCB got the […]

May 19, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-20

Morales & Besa advises EFG International (Switzerland) in establishing broker dealer EFG Agente de Valores

Morales & Besa is providing ongoing advice to EFG International (Switzerland), including the negotiation of shareholders agreement with local partners, to set up of a […]

May 4, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-08

Morales & Besa advises Energy Development Corporation

Morales & Besa advised Energy Development Corporation in the potential acquisition of entities and assets related to geothermal energy projects owned by Mighty River […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-33

Morales & Besa advises Banco Santander, Corpbanca, DNB on the financing of Quilapilún solar plant

Morales & Besa advised on the financing of the 110 MW Quilapilún solar plant in central Chile. Our advice included the drafting of due diligence reports for the proje […]

April 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Real-Estate-07

Morales & Besa advises the lenders to facilitate Felix Bulnes Hospital upgrade under a public-private partnership (PPP) scheme.

Morales & Besa advised the lenders Banco Santander (Chile), Itaú Corpbanca and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (Chile), in the financing worth US$265 million for […]

April 27, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-05

Morales & Besa advises Autopista del Maipo Concessionaire S.A. in damages claim

Morales &Besa is currently representing Autopista del Maipo (Intervial, owned by ISA, from Colombia) in a damages claim for approximately US$5,000,000, filed by the f […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises The Associated Press in Quilodran- v – The Associated Press in a civil liability and copyright claim

Morales & Besa won in the Santiago Court of Appeals a civil liability and copyright claim representing The Associated Press. The court rejected entirely the US$ 3.5 m […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-03

Morales & Besa advises Pesca Chile and Acuinova bankruptcy trustees in the liquidation proceedings of several assets

Morales & Besa successfully advises Pesca Chile Acuinova Chile under bankruptcy processes in the completion of the sale of all Pecsa Nova (parent company in Spain) as […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-04

Morales & Besa represents buyer of “Fanaloza-Briggs” (Chile, Ecuador and Peru branches) in a multimillion post M&A against “Cementos Bío Bío S.A.”

In 2002 Cementos Bío Bío S.A., a major Cement Producer, decided to sell one of its business units in Chile, Ecuador and Peru to Grupo Briggs-Fanaloza (through Podolia Inv […]

April 20, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-61

Morales & Besa advises ECUS on acquisition of a fishery

Morales & Besa advised Ecus on the regulatory issues on the acquisition of a fishery. The regulatory due diligence included sanitary, environmental and municipal issu […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises ABCDIN in arbitration between Inversiones DJ Limitada y otros v. Industrializadora y Comercializadora de Ropa Induropa Limitada y otro

Morales & Besa obtained an award in the amount of US$7 million in favor of ABCDIN (retailer) due to several breaches of reps and warrants by the sellers of  DIJON (re […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-03

Morales & Besa advises the refinancing of Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A., part of Intervial Chile S.A. (grupo ISA)

Morales & Besa advised on the refinancing of the debt of Ruta del Maule Sociedad Concesionaria S.A., by means of (i) the redemption of bonds placed by the concessiona […]

April 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-48

Morales & Besa advises Deutsche Bank, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley as financial advisors to Endesa, Enersis and Enel

Morales & Besa successfully advised the corporate restructuring, spin off, and merger of Endesa, Enersis and Chilectra – two Chilean companies listed in the stock exc […]

March 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales & Besa advises Autopistas de Antofagasta refinancing

Morales & Besa advised the lenders of Sociedad Concesionaria Autopistas de Antofagasta S.A., led by Banco Santander-Chile, along with Banco de Crédito e Inversiones, […]

March 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • General-08

Morales & Besa advises the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana

Morales & Besa successfully advised the bank creditors and bondholders of Compensation Fund Family Allowance La Araucana in the first major reorganization proceeding […]

March 10, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-30

Morales & Besa advises Inprolec in sale to GE Energy Financial Services of Los Guidos

Morales & Besa successfully advised Inprolec in the sale of 75% of Los Guindos’ gas fired power plant to GE Energy Financial Services , owned by Inprolec Group and a […]

February 28, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-16

Morales & Besa advises GlaxoSmithKline before Contraloría General de la República to challenge its approval of a decree from the Ministry of Health

On August 20th, 2015, GlaxoSmithKline Chile Farmacéutica filed a complaint before Contraloría General de la República to challenge its approval of a decree from the Minis […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-08

Morales & Besa advises Minera Meridian Ltda. (Yamana Gold Inc.) in the case of Compañía Minera Bridger Chile v. Minera Meridian Ltda.

Bridger filed a claim in Court asking payment of an alleged usufruct (royalty) against our client Meridian. La Pepa Gold Mine was seized in this procedure. The trial cour […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-11

Morales & Besa advises Ferrovial Servicios de Salud Sociedad Limitada in Administrative claim

Ferrovial was awarded the concession for the construction and operation of the Sotero del Rio Public Hospital. However, the government annulled the concession. Morales &a […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-11

Morales & Besa advises Minera Meridian (Yamana Gold Inc) in civil trial Cates Family LLP v. Pizarro, Raul Civil Trial consolidated with the Civil Trial Barroilhet v. Minera Meridian Ltda. and others

Morales & Besa is representing Minera Meridian Limitada (Yamana Gold Inc) in a series of lawsuits worth US$54 million related to El Peñon Gold Mine, the richest gold […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Hydrochile S.A. in arbitration proceeding Hidroeléctrica El Paso w. Acciona Infraestructuras S.A., Agencia en Chile

Morales & Besa represented Hidroeléctrica El Paso -a subsidiary of Eton Park and the German Development bank DEG (Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklungsgesellschaft m […]

February 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-36

Morales & Besa advises the creditors of Interchile S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised creditors Interchile S.A. led by Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, SA, New York Branch and Banco del Estado de Chile, New York Bran […]

February 12, 2016|Highlights|
  • Dispute-15

Morales & Besa advises Credit Suisse Brazil in Bankruptcy procedure

“MPX Chile Holdings” Credit Suisse has recently requested the liquidation of its debtor MPX Chile Holding, due to the non-payment of a US$ 8 million debt. MPX Chile Holdi […]

February 10, 2016|Highlights|
  • Place-Vendome-03

Morales & Besa advises French multinational Essilor in the acquisition of Optical Place Vendome

Morales & Besa successfully advised the French multinational Essilor International in the acquisition of 100 % of Optical Place Vendome, a fund administered by 7A S.A […]

January 26, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-15

Morales & Besa advises Carlyle in the acquisition of SCI Seguridad Física S.A.

Morales & Besa successfully advised the manager of private equity funds Carlyle, which through the  Peruvian company Liderman, acquired 70 % of SCI Physical Security […]

January 26, 2016|Highlights|
  • Labour-06

Morales & Besa advises Viña y Bodega Botalcura in Inversiones Botalcura – v – Inversiones Alfa arbitration case

Morales & Besa successfully represented Viña y Bodega Botalcura in an arbitration proceeding initiated against its former Mexican partner Grupo Alfa, before arbitrato […]

January 25, 2016|Highlights|
  • Labour-08

Morales & Besa advises the Republic of Chile in issuing sovereign bonds of US$2,650 million

Morales & Besa advised the Ministry of Finance of Chile on the issuing and placement of international bonds of the Republic of Chile for about US $ 2,650 million, cor […]

January 22, 2016|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-15

Morales & Besa advises EIG Global Energy Partners (US) in the acquisition of 55% of a renewable project development company owned by Abengoa (Spain)

Morales & Besa advised EIG Global Energy Partners (US) in the acquisition of 55% of a renewable project development company owned by Abengoa (Spain). Our advice inclu […]

January 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-04

Morales & Besa represented Julio Ponce Lerou in a dispute against the Chilean Government over a significant real estate next to the Puyehue National Park

The Puyehue National Park is Chile´s most visited national park. It belongs to the State of Chile and it is administered and preserved by various governmental institution […]

January 1, 2016|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-23

Morales & Besa advises Caja Los Andes on bond issuance

The Family Compensation Fund Allocation of the Andes, successfully placed 4.5 million UF bonds (US$165 million) maturing 2019 and 2020. It is the second largest bond issu […]

December 21, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Astaldi (Italy)

Morales & Besa successfully advised Astaldi (Italy) on the public bidding process for a multipurpose dam project (PPP project) Reservoir La Punilla located in the VII […]

December 17, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-21

Morales & Besa advises the lenders of Charrúa Transmitter Power S.A. on project financing in the energy sector

Morales & Besa successfully advised Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Chile, CaixaBank SA, Instituto de Credito Oficial, […]

December 7, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-03

Morales & Besa advises Merrill Lynch Corredores de Bolsa Spa in Fuentes Mechasqui, Patricio v. Alfa Corredores de Bolsa securities case

Merrill Lynch was sued, along with several other brokers, by the parent company of the bankrupt broker, Alfa Corredores de Bolsa, claiming the revocation of several sales […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Probono 02

Morales & Besa advises Ruta de la Araucanía Concessionaire S.A. with Union Road Concessionaire Araucanía S.A.

Morales & Besa is advising Ruta de la Araucanía Concessionaire S.A. with Union Road Concessionaire Araucanía S.A.. in preparing a collective agreement.  This negotiat […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-11

Morales & Besa advises Multitiendas Corona S.A. with Grupo Negociador

Morales & Besa is advising Multitiendas Corona S.A.  with Grupo Negociador in negotiating the amendment of a collective agreement with the Dispatch Center, through th […]

December 1, 2015|Highlights|
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Morales & Besa advises BCI and Corpbanca in financing Cementos Bio Bio in the acquisition of all the shares of Compass Cales Private Investment Fund in Cales Bio Bio SA subsidiary

Morales & Besa advised and Corpbanca BCI in financing Cementos Bio Bio SA , in the amount of $ 25.000.0000.000, for the acquisition of all the shares of Compass Cales […]

November 3, 2015|Highlights|
  • Banking-and-Finance-12

Morales & Besa advises the creditors in restructuring Bulk of Chile

Morales & Besa advised BCI Asesoría Financiera SA, Santander Global Banking & Markets and Banchile Citi Global Markets, in debt restructuring by a syndicate of ni […]

November 3, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-50

Morales & Besa advises Gestamp Solar Chile S.A. / Fotovoltaica Norte Grande 5 SpA.

Morales & Besa successfully advised Gestamp Solar Chile S.A. in the negotiation and drafting of project agreements (EPC, O&M and Interconnection) for the Uribe So […]

October 29, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-41

Morales & Besa advises Corpbanca in Hidroangol refinance US$50 million

Morales & Besa advised Corpbanca in financing to society Hidroangol SA, for a total of US $ 9 million and the modification of the terms of the previous financing, tot […]

October 23, 2015|Highlights|
  • Energy-&-NR-28

Morales & Besa advised Sevilla Investments on the sale of the Viña Anakena

Morales & Besa advised Sevilla Investments on the sale of its business, Viña Anakena , the Australian Holding Accolade Wines, which after the acquisition becomes the […]

October 9, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-02

Morales & Besa advises Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A. with Union Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A.

Morales & Besa is advising Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A. with Union Ruta de Los Rios Concessionaire S.A.in preparing a collective agreement.  This negotiation […]

October 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Team-Work-03

Morales & Besa advises Intervial Chile S.A. with Grupo Negociador

Morales & Besa is advising Intervial Chile S.A. on daily queries associated with unregulated collective bargaining conducted with a group of workers of the company. T […]

October 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Project-Infraestructure-07

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander, Banco Security and Scotiabank in financing Concessionaire New Los Libertadores Border Complex SA

Morales & Besa advised Banco Santander, Banco Security and Scotiabank in financing Concessionaire New Los Libertadores Border Complex SA, for an amount of US$ 57 mill […]

September 22, 2015|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-06

Morales & Besa advises several banks in refinancing operation Agricultural Ariztía for $120 million

Morales & Besa advised Scotiabank, CorpBanca, Banco de Chile, Banco Itau, Banco Consorcio, Banco Security, Banco del Estado de Chile, BBVA, Rabobank and Banco de Cred […]

September 15, 2015|Highlights|
  • Dispute-06

Morales & Besa advised Molymet in patent claim

In September 2015 Morales & Besa filed a claim against Constructora Inarco before arbitrator Sergio Urrejola for damages caused by defects in the construction of M […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Labour-11

Morales & Besa advises Intervial Chile S.A. Union Intervial with Chile S.A.

Morales & Besa advised Intervial Chile S.A. Union Intervial with Chile S.A. on daily queries associated with unregulated collective bargaining conducted with the unio […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|
  • Corporate-Mergers-02

Morales & Besa advises Ecus Administradora General de Fondos

Morales & Besa successfully advised Ecus Administradora General de Fondos on the sale of Albia a market leader that operates several laundries across Chile mainly ser […]

September 1, 2015|Highlights|