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Under Costa Rican law, the competition commission (COPROCOM) must be notified of mergers above certain thresholds prior to execution of the transaction. In regulations submitted for public consultation until January 13th, 2023, the COPROCOM is

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Our partner Alan Thompson participated today as a guest panelist in the First International Seminar on Digital Markets and Competition, organized by the General Secretariat of the Andean Community based in Lima, Peru. Alan’s presentation

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Our partner Alberto Fernández López was recently appointed by ICC Costa Rica as a member of the global ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR. This commission is made up of approximately 1,000 members from more

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Last week on “Economy and Society,” a television program sponsored by the University of Costa Rica and hosted by economist Juan Rafael Vargas, our partner Alan Thompson spoke about past efforts to implement competition/antitrust laws

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Chambers Latin America 2023 recognizes our partner, Alan Thompson, as one of the top lawyers in the field of Competition/Antitrust in Costa Rica. According to the publication: “Alan Thompson is active within the Costa Rican competition

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Chambers Latin America 2023 recognizes our partner, Alberto Fernández López, as one of the “Most in Demand Arbitrators” in Costa Rica. According to the publication: “Alberto Fernández López is highly recognised for his activity as

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“Towards public policies in favor of competition and consumer protection” was published by Academia de Centroamérica and Lead University in San José, Costa Rica. Our partner Alan Thompson edited the anthology and authored a chapter

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The topic of dispute boards has gained great relevance in alternative dispute resolution and construction contracts. Our partner Alberto Fernández López will participate as one the main speakers in the forum “Implementation of dispute boards

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The effectiveness of government price controls in Costa Rica has been widely discussed in recent years. In 2020, ceilings were set on loan rates, regulations on rice prices are under review, and there is talk

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