Category: Press

The Republic of Panama has signed over 10 tax information exchange agreements (TIEA) with countries such as Canada, Finland, Denmark, the US, and Japan, eight of which are in force….

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The purchase of immovable property in the Republic of Panama requires adhesion to specific formalities and solemnities. Among the most relevant are: (i) the contract must be in writing; (ii)…

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In the past decade, the Republic of Panama has evolved substantially in every single aspect, from the expansion of the Panama Canal to the enactment of laws fostering investment and…

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In 2009, after a series of economic developments that focused mainly on the drive to increase international tax cooperation and transparency, Panama enacted a series of treaties destined to avoid…

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Panama has enacted a new bankruptcy regime, via Law 12 of March 19 2016. This law will enter into force on January 2 2017. Source

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Galindo, Arias & López has helped Panamanian electricity distribution company Edemet-Edechi pay just 0.2 per cent of a US$1.1 billion compensation claim brought against it by local power generator Samba…

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Galindo, Arias & López has helped crude oil storage terminal and pipeline owner Petroterminal de Panamá obtain a 20-year extension to operate a fuel free-zone in the provinces of Bocas…

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Clifford Chance LLP’s New York office and Panamanian firm Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega have helped Ireland’s SMBC Aviation Capital lease three Boeing aircrafts to Panama’s flag carrier Copa Airlines.

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GALA, which was recently recognised by Latin Lawyer as a Leading Light for its exemplary pro bono work, signed the PBDA on 28 January. It joins a handful of other…

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As the Vance Center concentrates its efforts to develop pro bono practice in Central America, Panama has proved to be promising territory. Executive Director Alexander Papachristou traveled there recently to…

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