Michael Diaz, Jr. Selected to The Best Lawyers in America for 2017

Miami FL — August 15, 2016 — Diaz Reus Global Managing Partner Michael Diaz, Jr. has been recognized in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for his work in International Arbitration – Governmental.  Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based…

Sustainable development could boost Colombia’s financial system

Though it has navigated the global slump in oil prices better than some of its neighbors, Colombia’s economy has still not been immune, as shown by indicators including slowing business volumes. Latin America Financial Services Adviser asks: Will Colombian Banks Thrive in the Months Ahead? How are Colombia’s current economic conditions affecting the country’s financial services…

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Marta Colomar-Garcia Named as Top 100 Female Lawyer Specializing in Latin America

April 11, 2016 –  MIAMI – The editorial staff of Latinvex has announced their selection of the top 100 female lawyers specializing in Latin America among international law firms. Diaz Reus is pleased to announce that Partner Marta Colomar-Garcia is among those recognized, earning distinction for her achievement in the area of litigation and arbitration in Latin…

Panamanian Law Firms Have A Requirement to Report

Diaz Reus Global Managing Partner Michael Diaz, Jr. was interviewed by WLRN-Miami Herald News’ Americas correspondent covering Latin America and the Caribbean, Tim Padgett, regarding the implications of the Panama Papers controversy and what it means to Miami and Panama City.  Listen to the broadcast segment here.  Follows is the transcript: Law Firm Leak A Wake-Up Call For Panama Authorities…

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New Details Emerge in Mahindra Fraud Case

MIAMI, March 31, 2016 – /PRNewswire/ — An amended complaint filed by six auto dealers provides new details as to how Indian vehicle manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra, Ltd. allegedly defrauded hundreds of U.S. dealerships out of millions of dollars for light trucks and SUVs that were never delivered. The Third Amended Complaint filed in the State Court of Fulton…

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Investor Group Files 3.2 Billion Euro Securities Lawsuit Against Volkswagen AG

Global institutional investor group files large-scale German securities suit against Volkswagen AG over diesel emissions scandal New lawsuit filed in Germany on behalf of 278 institutional investors from Europe, U.S., Canada, Australia and Asia; suit supported by leading U.S. investor law firms Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check and Grant & Eisenhofer, plus international investor protection…

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Argentina Debt Deal Blocks Holdout Plaintiffs’ Counsels from Joining Settlement Talks

Diaz Reus Partner Marta Colomar-Garcia, acting as Plaintiffs’ co-lead counsel overseeing eight separate class action lawsuits in Argentina’s 2001 $100 billion default, says that Plaintiffs have not been able to engage in genuine and substantive settlement discussions with Argentina in an attempt to resolve the litigation. Earlier in 2016, Colomar-Garcia said that she found out…

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GTO: Regulators’ crackdown on laundered money invested in U.S. real estate

In 2015, The New York Times published a shocking piece naming several wealthy foreigners who had purchased United States real estate for many multiple millions of dollars. Among others, the article named Vitaly Malkin, a former Russian politician and banker involved in a variety of financial scandals—barred from entering Canada because of suspected connections to…