Chile has been an oil import-dependent country for more than 50 years, but now is in the midst of an energy transition away from fossil fuels to a new order. Green energy
En el marco de la llegada a Chile del Covid-19 y de la alerta sanitaria global declarada por la OMS, la Dirección del Trabajo emitió el dictamen N°…
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2020 LATIN AMERICA LAWYERS OF THE YEAR
The Commission of the Financial Market (CMF) is now the sole regulatory body with authority over Chile’s financial system.
The change arises from Law No. 21,130, published in the…
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Law 21.131, also known as “30-Day Payment Law” (the “Law”), became effective on May 16th, 2019.
Maximum Payment Term
The Law establishes a maximum payment term of 60 calendar days since the date the…
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Chile’s Tribunal for the Defense of Free Competition (TDLC) rejected the plea of Celeo Redes Chile Limitada, which had requested that the government modify “the legal precepts necessary to…
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On November 20, 2018, Law No. 21,121 was published in the Official Gazette, modifying the Criminal Code regarding bribery, and Law No. 20,393 about criminal liability…
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- What is the relevant legislation regulating the award of public contracts?
Act No. 19,886of 30July2003about the Administrative Contracts Bases for Supply and