The firm’s strategy in managing any sort of litigation, arbitration or meditation is to stand by its clients as a supporting partner, by assembling personalized teams to resolve matters in both a time and cost effective manner. Considering the intensely competitive global marketplace at the moment, where regulations are tighter than ever and disputes will likely become even more complex, GALA navigates these waters with confidence, always mindful of its client’s particular objectives.
Compliance programs and risk assessment services are also provided by the firm, as GALA strongly believes that effective prevention is superior to litigation. Its expertise with such matters stems from long experience with complex, high-stakes and multi-jurisdictional disputes.
January 15, 2014
Galindo, Arias & López successfully advised Térmica del Caribe, S.A. (“TC”) (a Panamanian company that owns and operates a power generation plant) in an arbitral proceeding chaired by the Panamanian…
May 11, 2013
Samba Bonita Power & Metals, S.A. an electricity generating business that won a tender for the buying and selling of long-term energy to Edemet Edechi, placed a legal demand against…
April 18, 2013
Edemet S. A., subsidiary of the gas and energy multinational Gas Natural Fenosa, filed a lawsuit against Aseguradora Ancón claiming the payment of the Bid Bond placed by Samba Bonita…
April 11, 2013
Counseled Petroterminal de Panamá in the administrative proceeding against it, due to possible environmental damage as a consequence of an oil spill of 4,856 barrels of crude.
March 6, 2013
The brothers David and Daniel Ochy and Panaplátanos, a company engaged in the production and export of plantains, filed a civil lawsuit against the news company Corporación La Prensa claiming…
March 20, 2013
Panama City, Panama (March 20, 2013) – Galindo, Arias & López has announced that their legal alliance, TAGLaw®, has been recognized as “Elite” in the Chambers Global 2013 rankings guide…
February 10, 2015
Through Law 131 of December 2013, Panama amended the arbitral process for both domestic and international commercial arbitration. The newly enacted law replaces previous regulation on the matter, developing new guidelines that respond to the increasing popularity…