Banking Law, Commercial Contracts, Financial Service - Investment Management, Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Project Finance, Infrastructure and PPPs, Tax Law
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› Higher Institute of Tax, Commercial, and Administration Education “FOTRIEM” (2016, Taxes).
› Columbia University, New York City (2008, LLM).
› Salamanca University (2004, Contracts and Civil Liability).
› Nuestra Señora de la Asunción Catholic University (2003, Honor Roll).
Manuel joined the Firm in February 2019. In the corporate commercial department, he oversees all legal matters for national and international companies. Among recent transactions, it is noteworthy to mention that played a leadership role in the design and implementation of the first infrastructure project in Paraguay under the Public-Private Partnership modality, with approximate investment of USD 540 million. Furthermore, he offered counsel to prominent multinational companies (such as Millicom Group), as well as national companies, with regards to economic mergers and filing complaints of anti-competitive practices before the National Commission of Competition (CONACOM); to Lukoil in various government tenders for oil purchasing; to the International Financial Corporation with regards to financing for a local Bank, worth USD 30 000 000; to Noble Group (currently COFCO Group International) in the acquisition of assets worth USD 20 000 000 in the agribusiness sector; to the Spanish company Ufinet Telecom SAU in the acquisition of assets worth USD 10 000 000.
June 30 is the deadline for submitting the Annual Report of the External Auditor before SEPRELAD. The goal of this report is to enable the External Auditor to verify the effectiveness and compliance of the Anti-Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Prevention System (ML/FT), implemented by the reporting person, verifying due
The Ministry of Public Works and Communications of Paraguay (MOPC) and the Ministry of Finance are planning a proposal for the duplication, operation and maintenance of 29 road sections of national and interdepartmental routes, to be implemented under the “Concession of Public Works and Services” regime set by Law No.
On June 28, 2021, the call for a National Bidding for designing and building the Gran Hospital del Sur was published through the National Public Procurement Directorate (DNCP) portal, –Ad Referendum for budget approval (ID 399277). Being a national bidding, only local companies can participate in the call as bidders,