On October 30, 2021, Supreme Decree Nº 030-2021-MINAM ("DS030") was published in the Official Gazette "El Peruano", adopting Maximum Permissible Limits ("MPL") for atmospheric emissions from thermoelectric generation activities. The following are some relevant aspects of the standard: The MPLs must be complied with by anyone operating or intending to operate thermoelectric generation units ("TGU") for the electricity and/or in-house use market, with a nominal power equal to or greater than 0.5 MW and using solid, liquid and/or gaseous fuels...
Rodrigo, Elias & Medrano Abogados is a full-service firm with over 33 practice groups, covering all areas of law. All of its teams are recognised as leading practices in the market and regularly participate in the most complex and sophisticated matters, including crossborder deals and international arbitration claims. The firm has represented clients in most major Peruvian projects and transactions in the last five decades, as well as in high caliber legal matters in areas such as antitrust, aviation, banking and finance, bankruptcy and restructuring, corporate and M&A, employment, energy, environmental, infrastructure, insurance, intellectual property, litigation and arbitration, natural resources, privatizations and concessions, project development and finance, real estate, tax and telecommunications, among others. The firm is member of Interlaw, World Services Group and Employment Law Alliance.
The firm was awarded "Latin America Law Firm of the Year 2018 and 2021" and "Law Firm of the Year 2022" in Peru by Chambers and Partners (repeating the award also won in 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012 and 2010); "Law Firm of the Year" in Peru by Who'sWho Legal (uninterruptedly since 2006); "Law Firm of the Year 2021" in Peru by IFLR and "Law Firm of the Year 2022" ITR.
Year this Office was Established: 1965
Lawyers Worldwide: 180
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The Constitutional Court does not apply the second paragraph of Article 5 of the New Code of Constitutional Procedure because it generates defenselessness to the judges of the Judiciary
As it is known, the second paragraph of Article 5 of the New Constitutional Procedure Code (Law 31307) provides that "In constitutional proceedings against judicial decisions, judges or magistrates of the Judiciary are not notified or summoned with the lawsuit". In this regard, the Constitutional Court (TC) in the order issued in Case No...
We are proud to share with all the WSG members the achievement of having been named the 2015 Law Firm in Peru by the prestigious international law publications “International Financial Law Review” (IFLR) and “Who’s Who Legal”, who grant these awards to the leading Law Firm in the most important jurisdictions worldwide: Law Firm of the Year: Peru 2015 Tenth consecutive year since 2006 Law Firm of the Year: Peru 2015 First tier in all categories since 2005 On the year of our 50th anniversary, we want to thank you all once again for your invaluable trust and support throughout these years...
Rodrigo, Elías & Medrano Abogados advised Minmetals (MMG) on the US$ 5.8 billion acquisition process of the Las Bambas project from Glencore Xstrata. As the Firm was requested to assist two of the three interest bidders, it was necessary to put together another team of lawyers to advise Chinalco on the same acquisition process of Las Bambas. The two teams were comprised by around 16 lawyers each (involving some of other practice areas), covering different fields of expertise, given the complexity of the matters involved and the scale of the project...