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Costa Rica’s Ministry of Health is issuing regulations and guidelines related to the COVID-19 pandemic, applicable in the public and private sectors. We are providing legal advice to our clients on corporate and regulatory issues

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Our partner Alan Thompson was recognized as a winner of the Banking Law category for Costa Rica in the 2020 edition of the prestigious Lexology Client Choice awards. Established in 2005, Client Choice recognizes those

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Important forums on Costa Rica’s new competition law took place last week in San José, one on December 10 organized by Lead University and another on December 13 organized by the Competition Commission (COPROCOM). Our

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Law # 9736 strengthening Costa Rican competition authorities enters into force today following publication in the official bulletin “La Gaceta”. Under this law, the Competition Commission (COPROCOM) will become a full-time administrative tribunal and its

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Dispute boards can be a useful mechanism for resolving disputes in construction and infrastructure projects.  Our partner, Alberto Fernández-López, moderated a panel on the role of dispute boards in infrastructure projects held today at the

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Chambers and Partners, a top legal directory, recognizes BTA Legal in its recently published 2020 Latin America edition. In Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators in Costa Rica, our partner Alberto Fernández-López ranks band 1.

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Law # 9708 authorizing the Costa Rican Government to issue international bonds for up to US$1.5 billion was published on July 24, 2019 in the official bulletin “La Gaceta.” The law spells out several rules

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Several legal reforms are pending approval in the Costa Rican Congress as part of the process of the country’s accession to the OECD, including amendments to competition laws aimed at strengthening competition authorities and improving

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Our partner Alan Thompson attended the 5th Central America Finance & Investment Forum, organized by Latin Finance and sponsored by BAC Credomatic and the Central American Bank for Economic Integration. The event took place today

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