Brazil′′s Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados has helped motorcycle distributor Japauto Comércio de Motocicletas take over an automotive retailer in São Paulo.
Nannini e Quintero Advogados Associados represented the owners of São Paulo Distribuidora de Motos e Veículos (SP Motos) - Elias Chueiri Neto and Olga Maria Chueiri.
 
The deal was closed on 24 February for 900 million reais (US$509 million). Machado Meyer′′s clients, the owners of Japauto, comprised five individual shareholders.
 
Machado Meyer partner Nei Schilling Zelmanovits says: "One of the challenges of the deal was to set up an acceptable agreement for the parties in a very short period of time."
 
Counsel to Japauto Comércio de Motocicletas shareholders
 
·          Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados
 
Partner Nei Zelmanovits and associate Rafael Capelão Carretero.
 
Counsel to São Paulo Distribuidora de Motos e Veículos shareholders
 
·          Nannini e Quintero Advogados Associados
 
Partner André de Moraes Nannini
AS
 
(Latin Lawyer 15.03.2010)
 
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