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…
July 18, 2013
Advised Coca Cola FEMSA SAB de CV in the acquisition process, together with The Coca Cola Company, of the Panamanian Grupo Industrias Lácteas (Industrias Lacteas, S.A., Conservas Panameñas Selectas, S.A….
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…
January 11, 2013
Advised Banco General, S.A., underwriter of the public offering of corporate bonds of Productos Alimenticios Pascual, S.A. (Pascual). Pascual is an important food products manufacturing company in Panama.
December 15, 2012
GALA counseled the client in all aspects of the development and operations of two hidroelectric plants. Bajo de Mina and Baitún, one of 56.8 MW and the other of 85.9…
November 15, 2012
GALA counsels ACE Hardware Group in all aspects of its local operation and as well as structuring of its regional distribution center.
October 11, 2012
GALA counseled Copa Airlines in the financing, lease and registration of fourteen (14) Boeing 737-800 aircrafts delivered from November 2011 until October 2012.
August 15, 2012
Advised Mercantil Capital Markets (Panamá), S.A. in the application and obtention of a Brokerage Firm License
July 30, 2012
Advised Polo Ralph Lauren (PRL Enterprises, S.A) in the sale of its Panama wholesale operations to Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation. GALA also advised in the execution of the Licence Agreement…
July 10, 2012
Advised the developer of the first residential complex on a man-made island in the Latin American Region.
April 20, 2012
GALA advised the Guatemalan bank Banco Industrial, S.A., on the syndicated credit granted to Puerto Quetzal Power LLC, a power generator company subsidiary of AEI, an owner and operator of…
April 11, 2012
Advised Standard Chartered Bank in a loan agreement with Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A. (Bladex)
February 25, 2012
Advised Inmobiliaria Don Antonio, S.A. in the public offering of corporate bonds.
December 12, 2011
Counseled Embraer Aircraft Maintenance Services, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, MTU Maintenance Hannover GmbH and MTU Maintenance Berlin-Branderburg GmbH on the certification of such companies as foreign repair stations by Panama´s Civil…
October 11, 2011
Represented a client in a complex real estate transaction involving the sale of over 700 hectares of replanted forests to a foreign Investment Fund.