Richards, Cardinal, Tützer, Zabala, Zaefferer is a full-service law firm providing high-quality corporate and business legal advice to local and multinational companies, delivering practical, creative and timely solutions through a skilled and experienced team of attorneys.
Our partners are directly involved in assisting customers to achieve their business goals in Argentina. With more than 50 attorneys, members of our firm are involved in TMT and Data Privacy, Corporate and M&A, Restructuring & Insolvency, Intellectual Property, Finance, Banking & Foreign Exchange Controls, Litigation & Arbitration, Competition Law & Antitrust, Administrative & Public Law, Employment, Real Estate & Construction, among others.
We are pioneers and leaders in TMT & Data Privacy in the Argentine market, and we offer agile and comprehensive advice. Because of our clients’ profile, we have been pioneers in assisting companies in launching new technologies in Argentina.
We also have a very well-known expertise in structuring complex and creative, domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, private equity, transfer of going concerns, assets conveyances and other corporate reorganizations in an array of services.
The Firm participated in several major local judicial and out-of-court insolvency and restructuring proceedings in Argentina and in multiple jurisdictions, and it is widely experienced in providing advisory and litigation services concerning IP issues (copyright, trademarks, domain names, patents, improvements of vegetable crops, negotiating and drafting licenses and implementation agreements).
We have broad experience in banking regulatory issues and Foreign Exchange Regulations, derivatives, banking and lending agreements, and project finance at both local and international levels. We support national and multinational clients, representing them before courts of law, arbitral tribunals (domestic and international) and administrative agencies. Members of the Firm have extensive experience in complex investigations regarding anti-competitive behavior in different industries, and they are experts on matters relating to the governmental regulation of commercial and industrial activities and agreements with the public sector at national, provincial and municipal levels. We actively participate in projects involving residential and commercial real estate developments, which includes all forms of transactions and areas, and advise a wide range of clients in the real estate and construction sectors, from developers and construction companies to companies outside the sector regarding specific deals.
On November 24, members from Argentina, Chile, France, Malaysia and New York discussed insolvency and restructuring regimes across their respective markets.
On 11/19/20, the BCRA issued Communication “A” 7168, which it established for transactions entered and settled by the local exchange market (“ MLC ”) as of 11/16/20 and intended to finance projects in the framework of the “Plan for the Promotion of the Production of Natural Gas Argentina – MORE.
On 11/20/20, Resolution 640/20 of the Ministry of Productive Development was published in the Official Gazette of the Nation, updating the conditions for the conversion into a subsidy of the subsidized rate credit benefit for companies, within the framework of the Program of Emergency Assistance to Work and Production established by Decree 332/20 and amendments.