Publish in Special Reports - Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Julie Bédard, head of Skadden’s international arbitration practice in the Americas, and Jay Kasner, head of Skadden’s securities litigation practice.
The outlook for Latin America arbitration and securities litigation this year.
BY JOACHIM BAMRUD
What is the outlook for Latin America-related arbitration and securities litigation in 2019?
How will the negotiation of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) impact arbitration with Mexico? What country markets are seeing the most dispute activity? And have there been any developments in anti-corruption laws that are impacting litigation and arbitration in Latin America?
Latinvex asked two experts: Julie Bédard, who heads the international arbitration practice in the Americas for Skadden, and Jay Kasner, who heads the firm’s securities litigation practice.
Latinvex: How will the negotiation of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) impact arbitration with Mexico?
Bédard: If ratified, the USMCA will significantly...
Keywords: Arbitration & Litigation, Argentina, Brazil, Car Wash, Colombia, Ecuador, ICSID, Mining, NAFTA, Odebrecht, Petrobras, Peru, Skadden, UNCITRAL, Uruguay, USMCA, Vale, Venezuela