Highlights of the week

by Vincent Manancourt  Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados in São Paulo has helped US beauty products company Coty obtain local antitrust approval for its acquisition of US$12.5 billion worth of makeup, perfume and hair-care...
 by Joe Rowley  Record numbers of requests for bankruptcy and insolvency advice has helped create a profitable niche within Brazil´s legal market. In the second of two articles, Joe Rowley finds out how the country´s legal firms are...
by Rosie Cresswell   A history of female role models, a legal market´s comparative youth, investment in technology and an openness to flexibility are just some of the reasons cited for law firms having above average numbers of female partners...
 by Joe Rowley  Record numbers of requests for bankruptcy and insolvency advice has helped create a profitable niche within Brazil´s legal market. In the second of two articles, Joe Rowley finds out how the country´s legal firms are...