Archive for the Latin America Category

Cuba: First international offshore bidding round 2019

Cuba: First international offshore bidding round 2019

Amid the turbulences over the full enforcement of the Helms-Burton Act triggered by the US Government, Cuba is going ahead with its first Licensing Round for Offshore Blocks in the Cuban Economic Exclusive Zone of Gulf of Mexico as planned and adjusted to schedule. Up to now, many companies

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Latin America

Latin America is the land of opportunity, but also of diversity. Most of the countries in this region are enjoying strong growth through international investment and aim to expand their borders even more. Nevertheless, doing business successfully in these economies requires caution and a focus on limiting

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Sanctions: list of sanctioned countries 2019

Sanctions: list of sanctioned countries 2019
Doing business outside Spain is always complicated for a company, but the difficulty increases when it comes to countries with international sanctions. The exportation of goods restricted by the European Union to one of these territories may amount to a crime of smuggling, entailing prison sentences ofRead more

The ghost threat of Title III of Helms-Burton

This article was originally published in Spanish in the economic leading newspaper Expansión.    On the 16th of January, senior officials for the Trump Administration announced the suspension of Title III of the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity Law for 45 days-instead of the usual 6 months.

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Global Chambers & Partners 2019

Lupicinio International Law  Firm globally recognised as senior expert in Cuba   Lupicinio International Law Firm is for the second time in 2 consecutive years in band 2, in the category of commercial law for Cuba. The partner and director of the Madrid office of the firm,

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