• Doing Business in Argentina

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno presents its Doing Business in Argentina, containing material information for potential investors in Argentina.

    Access the Doing Business here.

  • Client alert. Argentina joins Multilateral Tax Treaty

    On June 7, Argentina and other 66 countries and jurisdictions signed the Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting ("MLI"), within the framework of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development ("OECD").
    Access here to a complete report.

  • The firm in an article by El Cronista

    The newspaper El Cronista published in its legal section an article titled The World of Regional Lawyers, which includes extracts of an interview made to Diego Parise, partner in charge of the firm’s Banking and Finance practice. 

    View the full article here.

  • Client alert: Minimum Notional Income Tax. Losses. AFIP’s Criteria

    By means of General Instruction N° 2/2017 dated May 18th 2017, the AFIP set forth that the Minimum Notional Income Tax ("MNIT") is not applicable when financial statements reflect losses and the tax payer holds tax losses for income tax purposes for the taxable period in question.   
     
     
    View the full report (in Spanish) here

    By means of General Instruction N° 2/2017 dated May 18th 2017, the AFIP set forth that the Minimum Notional Income Tax ("MNIT") is not applicable when financial statements reflect losses and the tax payer holds tax losses for income tax purposes for the taxable period in question.

    View the full report (in Spanish) here.

  • Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno collaborates with FORES

    Rita Colombo, Senior Associate of our Intellectual Property Practice, has collaborated with FORES – Spanish acronym for “Forum of Studies on the Administration of Justice” – in providing a workshop on "Patents and Trade Secrets" for students of the 62nd Edition of the PEA (Spanish acronym for Lawyer Training Programme).


    The importance of intangible assets and the protection through intellectual and industrial property was explained in a very dynamic and friendly workshop, with theoretical and practical orientation. Special emphasis was given to patents and trade secrets, their legal treatment and protection strategies, using relevant case studies. We deeply appreciate Raúl Farías and the students of this PEA edition for their support on this valuable workshop.

  • The firm at the Foodie Night hosted by Banco de Alimentos

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno attended the “Foodie Night” hosted by Banco de Alimentos, a local food bank, on April 20. 

    A picture of the event could be seen here.

  • "Open Day" at our offices

    On April 19 we held the third edition of Open Day for advanced Law School students.

    Thanks to all participants!


    Photographs of the event could be seen here.

  • Vaca Muerta - Exploration investment opportunities: New Horizons Plan and Neuquén Exploration Plan

    Gas y Petróleo del Neuquén S.A., the provincial company in charge of procuring the exploration and subsequent exploitation of the blocks that were reserved by the Province of Neuquén, launched Bidding Round V of exploration areas of oil and gas denominated "New Horizons Plan", and the "Neuquén Exploration Plan".
    Access here to a complete report.

    Gas y Petróleo del Neuquén S.A., the provincial company in charge of procuring the exploration and subsequent exploitation of the blocks that were reserved by the Province of Neuquén, launched Bidding Round V of exploration areas of oil and gas denominated "New Horizons Plan", and the "Neuquén Exploration Plan".


    Access here to a complete report.

  • Presentation at the Italian Chamber of Commerce

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno gave a conference on “Gestión de Ausentismo y Régimen Disciplinario. Herramientas Legales para su Tratamiento” at the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Argentina, on April, 19th.

  • The firm at the UBA's Job Fair

    The firm was present at the Job Fair held by the Universidad de Buenos Aires on April 4. We would like to thank everyone who approached our booth!

    A picture of the event could be seen here.

  • Members of the firm gave a Conference in Mexico City

    On March 29, Julio Caballero (Labor and Social Security Law practice partner), Corina Laudato (Tax Law Practice leader) and Diego Parise (Corporate Law practice partner) gave a conference on "Opportunities for Mexican Investments in Argentina” in Mexico City. 


    The presentation, given during a breakfast hosted by the Mexican-Argentinean Chamber of Commerce and the Mexican Business Council of Foreign Trade, Investment and Technology, was attended by representatives of Mexican companies and business chambers and included the presence of the Argentine Ambassador in that country.


    A photograph of the event could be seen here.

  • Client Alert: Regulation on fiscal benefits for Micro, Small and Medium-sized companies

    Resolutions SEPME N° 68-E/17 (BO 7/3/17) and AFIP N° 4010-E (BO 9/3/17) regulate the procedure, deadlines and requirements to access tax benefits for micro, small and medium-sized companies (MiPymes), regulated by Law N° 27.264.


    Resolutions SEPME N° 68-E/17 (BO 7/3/17) and AFIP N° 4010-E (BO 9/3/17) regulate the procedure, deadlines and requirements to access tax benefits for micro, small and medium-sized companies (MiPymes), regulated by Law N° 27.264.
    Access the report (in spanish) here.Resolutions SEPME N° 68-E/17 (BO 7/3/17) and AFIP N° 4010-E (BO 9/3/17) regulate the procedure, deadlines and requirements to access tax benefits for micro, small and medium-sized companies (MiPymes), regulated by Law N° 27.264.

    Access the report (in spanish) here.

  • Article on labor matter published by abogados.com.ar

    Abogados.com.ar published an article authored by Jorge Pico, partner within the firm’s Labor and Social Security Law practice: “Delegados de personal. Ejercicio de las facultades disciplinarias del empleador”.
    Access the article here.

    Abogados.com.ar published an article authored by Jorge Pico, partner within the firm’s Labor and Social Security Law practice: “Delegados de personal. Ejercicio de las facultades disciplinarias del empleador”.


    Access the article here.

  • "Open Day" at the firm

    We invite 4th and 5th year Law students to attend our "Open Day" to be held on April 19th at 10.30. For further information please open the attached flyer here. The activity is free but requires prior registration (limited spaces). 

  • Women in the Profession (WIP) Program. 2017 Annual Conference

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno participated in the 2017 Women in the Profession (WIP) Program Annual Conference as member of its organizing committee. The event took place at the Universidad de Buenos Aires, School of Law, on 14 March 2017.

  • Client alert: Stimulus Program for Investments in Vaca Muerta Gas Production

    The Ministry of Energy and Mining published Resolution 46-E/2017, which created a program to stimulate investments in natural gas production projects in the Neuquén Basin's unconventional reservoirs.


    Access here to a complete report.

  • The firm featured in articles on Ternium’s acquisition of CSA

    The firm advised Ternium on the acquisition of 100% of CSA - Siderúrgica do Atlântico Ltda (Thyssenkrupp’S branch).


    Please access the articles published by Latin Lawyer (here) and LexLatin (here).

  • Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno in Latin Lawyer’s article on Ternium/CSN bid

    The firm represented Ternium on CSN’s bid into Usiminas tender offer.


    Access the header of the article here.

  • Client alert: Draft Bill on the Protection of Personal Data in Argentina

    The National Agency for the Protection of Personal Data has prepared a draft bill with the goal of replacing the current Act No. 25,326 on data protection. 
    Access here to a complete report.

    The National Agency for the Protection of Personal Data has prepared a draft bill with the goal of replacing the current Act No. 25,326 on data protection.


    Access here to a complete report.

  • Summer Internships Program

    The firm successfully completed the first edition of its summer scholarship program. This year the participants were Lorena Emilse Tolaba, a student at the Universidad de San Andrés and Micaela María Delfino, a student at the Universidad del Salvador.

  • Excellence award for Universidad Di Tella’s Students

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno will reward the student of the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella who obtains the highest grade in “Labor Law” course, awarding a scholarship in our Information Center.


    For more information access here.

  • LexLatin reports on Texproil acquisition

    LexLatin published an article on the role of Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno in connection with the acquisition of Texproil S.R.L. by SageRider West  LLC y Sagerider Holdings Limited.


    Access the full article here.

  • New partner promotion in Latin Lawyer

    An article entitled “Argentine firms target transactions with promotions” published by Latin Lawer informs on the appointment of Carlos Trogolo Eliçabe as new partner of the firm and publishes extracts of an interview with Diego Parise, who heads our Banking & Corporate Finance practice and is a member of our Corporate Law practice.

  • The firm in articles on the sale of Tenaris’s business.

    LexLatin and Latin Lawyer highlighted the role of Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno on the US$335 million sale of Tenaris’s steel electric conduit business in North America to NUCOR Corporation. 


    Access here and here to read the articles.

  • Client alert: New Flexibility in Foreign Exchange Regulations in Argentina

    On December 30, 2016, the Argentine Central Bank issued Communication "A" 6137 to increase flexibility of certain foreign exchange restrictions that remained in place following the changes introduced by Communication "A" 6037 in August 2016.
    Access here to a complete report.

    On December 30, 2016, the Argentine Central Bank issued Communication "A" 6137 to increase flexibility of certain foreign exchange restrictions that remained in place following the changes introduced by Communication "A" 6037 in August 2016.


    Access here to a complete report.

  • Announcement of new partner of the firm effective January 1st, 2017.

    Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno announces that, effective January 1st, 2017, Mr. Carlos Trogolo Eliçabe was appointed partner of the firm.

  • Interview with C. Mitrani, J. Caballero, J. Ojam and H. Ruiz Moreno in Auno Abogados

    Auno Abogados magazine published an interview with Cristian Mitrani, Julio Caballero, Juan Carlos Ojam and Horacio Ruiz Moreno in their December issue.


    Access the full article here.

  • Client alert: Argentina Creates New Public Private Partnership Regime Aimed at Promoting Infrastructure Development

    On November 16, 2016, the Argentine Congress passed new legislation on Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) aimed at promoting foreign direct investment and allowing a balanced and predictable cooperation between the public and private sectors in a wide variety of areas, including infrastructure.


    Access here to a complete report on the Regime.

  • Client Alert: Argentina Moves Towards Flexibilization of the Companies Act

    Several initiatives for the simplification of the Companies Act have been considered since the end of 2016. Finally, certain regulations applicable to "Sociedades Anónimas Unipersonales" ("SAU" by its Spanish acronym) were amended in November 2016, eliminating the requirement to appoint at least three directors and a surveillance committee. The reform responds to repeated criticisms against the excessive requirements for the SAUs, which made them an expensive and infrequently used company-type.
    Access the report here. 

    Several initiatives for the simplification of the Companies Act have been considered since the end of 2016. Finally, certain regulations applicable to "Sociedades Anónimas Unipersonales" ("SAU" by its Spanish acronym) were amended in November 2016, eliminating the requirement to appoint at least three directors and a surveillance committee. The reform responds to repeated criticisms against the excessive requirements for the SAUs, which made them an expensive and infrequently used company-type.


    Access the report here

  • "Open Day" at our offices

    We have invited 4th and 5th year Law School students to participate from an "Open Day" on legal aspects of social networks. The event was held on September 7, 2016 (attendance was free upon registration).


    Access here for more information on the program.

  • Argentine chapter on mediation

    Partners at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno participated in the chapter "Argentina" of the International Mediation Guide: Second Edition 2016, published by Clifford Chance.


    Access the full guide here.

  • Book Publication

    Lorenzo P. Gnecco, member of our Labor and Social Security practice, published his book "Suspension of labor contracts" (La suspensión en el contrato de trabajo), prefaced by Jorge Rodríguez Mancini. The book will be presented on June 28 at 18:30 hs at the Asociación Argentina del Derecho del Trabajo (Av. Corrientes 1145 10 "A"), with a presentation by Mario Ackerman.

  • Training for Entrepreneurs

    In the context of the activities Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno performs with INICIA | Comunidad de Emprendedores, our firm hosted the training: "The legal ABC for your venture", on June 8 and June 15.


    Access here for more information on the program.

  • Publication of legal articles

    The Labor and Social Security Law Review published an article from Lorenzo Gnecco, partner in the Labor and Social Security practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, on "Changes in the socioeconomic framework and collective bargaining".

    Access the full article here.


    Also, the Corporate LiveWire published the article "It's time for Argentina's Capital Market" on the Expert Guide "Opportunities & Developments. Latin America 2016", co-authored by Nicolás Fernández Madero, counsel in our Corporate and Commercial Law practice.

    Access the full article here.

  • Our firm on TV

    TV show 300MetrosTV interviewed Mariel Chichisola, member of the Intellectual Property practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, on the relevance of protecting intellectual property rights.
    Access the interview here.

    TV show 300MetrosTV interviewed Mariel Chichisola, member of the Intellectual Property practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, on the relevance of protecting intellectual property rights.


    Access the interview here.

  • Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno in collaboration with FORES

    Rita Colombo, member of our Intellectual Property practice, lectured in FORES - Foro de Estudios sobre la Administración de Justicia - on "Author's Rights", adressed to students of the 60° Edition of the Lawyers Training Program.


    In a very dynamic and warm session, she explained the importance of intangible assets and their protection through intellectual and industrial property rights, focusing on author's rights and related rights and their regulation, protection strategies and applicable cases.

  • Client alert: Promotional Regime on Renewable Energy Sources Implemented

    Last March 31st, the Argentine government issued regulations [i] implementing the Promotional Regime on the Generation of Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources, created by Law 26,190 [ii], and adjusted by Law 27,190 [iii] (the "Regime").


    Access here to a complete report on the Regime.

  • Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno in Latin Lawyer

    Latin Lawyer announced Ternium/Techint Group v Nippon Steel Corporation Group as winner of the “Deal of the Year” award for Disputes. Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno is part of the advisory team of the Ternium/Techint Group.

  • Interview on flexible maternity policies to avoid losing female talent

    On March 16th, 2016, Abogados.com.ar published an interview with Mercedes Rodríguez Giavarini, partner in the Corporate and Banking and Finance practices at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno. The article describes the firm’s policies tailored to retain professional mothers.

  • How does the firm recruit and hire talent?

    Jorge Pico, partner in the Labour and Social Security practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, explained to El Cronista, in an interview held on March 2nd, 2016, the means used by the firm to hire new lawyers.

  • The Firm’s Interview in El Cronista

    Julio Caballero, who heads the Labour and Social Security practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, commented on the collective bargaining regarding new salary increase agreements for 2016, during an interview held by the Legal Supplement of El Cronista on February 3rd, 2016.

  • Announcement of new partners effective January 1, 2016

    Latin Lawyer, Abogados.com.ar and El Cronista announced the appointment of new partners at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno: Rita Payarola and Esteban Valansi, both part of the Labour and Social Security practice, and Soledad Vallejos Meana, member of the Administrative Law and Business Regulation practice.

  • CSR: We put together Christmas boxes for a CONIN programme neighbourhood

    As in previous years, Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno took part in the assembly and collection of Christmas boxes intended for the programme to combat child malnutrition "Cuidemos la Vida y CONIN" (Let’s Take Care of Life and CONIN), by means of which underprivileged families pertaining to the town of José C. Paz are given a helping hand.

  • Mónica Pinto Esq., Dean of the UBA Law School, gave a lecture at the firm

    On December 4th, 2015, the 21st Encuentro de Mujeres Abogadas (Encounter of Female Lawyers) was held at our offices in the context of a joint initiative of the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice and the New York City Bar, with Mónica Pinto Esq. as a guest.

  • Article featured in Abogados In-House on maternity

    In November 2015, Abogados In-House magazine published an interview with Jorge Pico, partner of the Labour and Social Security practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno, in which he comments on the firm’s maternity policies, a proposal drawn up to strengthen families and minimize inequalities.

  • The firm explains how it assists its clients in cross-border transactions

    In an article published in the Legal Supplement of El Cronista on November 4, 2015, Diego Parise, who heads the Banking & Corporate Finance practice and is a member of the Corporate Law Practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno elaborates on the firm’s services to Argentine businessmen in search of business, investments or loans abroad.

  • The firm in an article on legal advice to entrepreneurs published in the La Nación newspaper

    In an article published by the La Nación newspaper, Mariel Chichisola, member of the Intellectual Property practice at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno comments on the role of the attorney in startups. 

  • Announcement of new partners effective July 1, 2015

    Latin Lawyer and Abogados.com.ar announced the appointment of new partners at Mitrani Caballero Ojam & Ruiz Moreno: Mercedes Rodríguez Giavarini, member of the Corporate and Banking & Finance practices, and Juan Ignacio Soma, member of the Corporate practice.