Monday, 11th June 2012 by Rachel Hall

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados is advising UK drinks group Diageo in the acquisition of Ypióca Agroindustrial de Bebidas, the leading premium producer of Brazil’s national spirit, cachaça.

The 900 million reais (US$445 million) deal was announced on 28 May and will see Diageo, operating through Brazilian affiliate Cinter International Brands Indústria e Comércio, acquire a 100 per cent stake in Ypióca.
MCFCW Advogados e Consultores, formed of Martins, Chamon e Franco Advogados e Consultores and Costa e Waisberg Sociedade de Advogados, is providing counsel to Ypióca.

Counsel to Diageo Group

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Partners José Samurai Saiani, Celso Costa, Cristiana Rebelo and Fernanda Sá Freire Figlioulo, a-nd associate Paulo Henrique Carvalho Pinto

(Latin Lawyer 11.06.2012)

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