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Lead University is delivering a 4-month executive program on competition law and policy to a group of young professionals from several Latin American countries. Our partner Alan Thompson was invited as a professor along with

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In recent months, important new banking and financial regulations have been issued in Costa Rica, some of them related to legal reforms approved for the country’s accession to the OECD. These regulations include: Regulation on

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Today Arbitration Intelligence recognized our partner Alberto Fernández López as Arbitrator of the Year for 2020 in Costa Rica. The recognition is based on feedback from parties or counsel participating in arbitral disputes.  In his

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Are monopolies allowed in Costa Rica? Check out this article by our partner, Alan Thompson, on the constitutional and legal issues surrounding monopolies in Costa Rica, published today in the digital edition of El Observador.

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As Costa Rica completes its accession to the OECD, Lead University and the Costa Rican National Competitiveness Council have come together to establish an Observatory on OECD and Public Policy. The opening session will take

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Our partner, Alberto Fernández López, is one of the panelists invited to the X Convention of Central America and the Caribbean Arbitration Centers, which will be held from the 23rd to the 27th of November

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Proposed regulations of the new competition law in Costa Rica (Law No. 9736) are submitted for public consultation for 15 working days starting from today. This law introduces major changes in institutional issues and in

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The President of Costa Rica today signed the new law strengthening Costa Rican competition authorities, which was passed by Congress on August 29. Under this law, the Competition Commission (COPROCOM) will become a full-time administrative

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Arbitration Day 2019, organized by the Costa Rican Young Arbitrators group, was held today at the Costa Rican Bar Association in San José. BTA Legal co-sponsored the event and our partner Alberto Fernández-López was one

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