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Andersen Global – Report – Labor Cost in Latin America
Our Andersen Latam Employment Law team has prepared the collaborative work Labor Cost in Latin America, which compiles information from 17 countries on the costs that the employer must bear when hiring workers in each of these jurisdictions...
Legal Alert – CMF – General Standard No. 484
#Alert CMF | The Commission for the Financial Market (CMF) issued General Rule No. 484, which establishes requirements and conditions so that the commissions charged to the debtor of a money credit operation are not considered interest, for...
DF MAS – Incentives for R&D in the Tax Reform – Macarena Bedregal – Tax
Regarding the incentives that the Tax Reform project provides to small and medium-sized companies to carry out R&D, our Key Contact for the Tax and Wealth Plannin areas, Macarena Bedregal Barrios, commented at DFMAS on the impact of...
Video – Fintechs Framework Agreement – Andrés Hoffer – Banking, Finance and Investments
The Association of Banks and Financial Institutions (ABIF), Banco Estado and the Fintech Association of Chile (FinteChile) signed a framework agreement that seeks to advance an open finance scheme and generate direct benefits for users. Our associate from...
Opinion Column – The right to health in a new Constitution – Cesar Lannefranque – Life Sciences
We invite you to read the opinion column of our consultant in the area of Life Sciences, César Lannefranque, entitled: “The right to health in a new Constitution”. The text published in El Mercurio Legal highlights the elements...
Legal Alert – VAT on Services – Modifications to the Sales and Services Tax Law
With the enactment of Lex 21.420, last February 4th,  the Sales and Services Tax Law that affects professional services, in general, have been modified, resulting in the loss of their non-taxable status. Although VAT taxation of these services...
Opinion Column – End of the constituent process in Chile and political responsibility
We share with you an opinion column by our founding partner Andrés Chirgwin, published in the specialized regional media Idealex.press, on the end of the constituent process in #Chile and political responsibility. “Whether the #Approval or the #Rejection...
Lexwork International – Americas Spring Meeting – Miami
From May 19 to 22, the Lexwork International Americas Spring Meeting was held in Miami. Andrés Chirgwin, partner of #Chirgwin, as president in the network during the year of 2022, was in charge of leading the event, organized...
Workshop – TLC Brasil – Chile – Fecomercio, São Paulo, Brasil – Chirgwin
In January 2022, the Free Trade Agreement between Brazil and Chile for non-tariff matters entered into force. We had the pleasure of carrying out in conjunction with the Federation of Commerce of Goods, Services and Tourism of the...
IBA Conference – Mergers and acquisitions in Latin America in a challenging world – São Paulo
Between May 2 and 4, the Conference of the Latin American M&A Committee of the International Bar Association – IBA, was held in São Paulo, Brazil. The event was the first face-to-face in the region since November 2019....