Regional news: Uruguay

Trustee of Brazilian meat group seeks US help in liquidation efforts

The bankruptcy trustee of a Brazilian meat producer caught up in a widespread fraud has applied for recognition in New York to allow him to find and liquidate assets in the US – after he failed to find any cash in Brazil.

06 January 2022

Uruguayan liquidators seek recognition to investigate “sham contracts”

The Uruguayan liquidators of Motociclo, a troubled bicycle and home appliance retailer whose owners stand accused of creating “sham contracts”, have filed for Chapter 15 recognition in Miami to make inquiries in the US.

25 August 2021

“Historic milestone” in Uruguay as airline’s liquidation approved

A Uruguayan court has approved the liquidation of the country’s former national airline, Pluna Líneas Aéreas Uruguayas, ending a four-year process that local law firm Jiménez de Aréchaga, Viana + Brause has labeled “the most important bankruptcy proceeding in Uruguayan history”.

31 January 2017

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