Guzmán Ariza contributes to Getting the Deal Through: Restructuring & Insolvency, 2018

Fabio Guzmán Saladín, partner, and Pamela Benzán Arbaje, attorney at Guzmán Ariza law firm, recently coauthored the Dominican chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Restructuring & Insolvency 2018.

The publication provides comparative analysis of Restructuring & Insolvency regulations in different jurisdictions worldwide, with answers to crucial questions in key areas such as applicable legislation, excluded entities, secured lending and credit, competent courts, voluntary liquidations and reorganizations, involuntary liquidations and reorganizations, doing business during reorganizations, stays of proceedings and moratoria, set-off and netting, post-filing credit, expedited, successful and unsuccessful reorganizations, bankruptcy formalities, claims and appeals, voidable transactions, creditors’ enforcement, director and officer liability and international cases.

The Dominican chapter may be downloaded here: GTDT: Restructuring & Insolvency 2018.

Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. Getting the Deal Through: Restructuring & Insolvency 2018, (published in November 2017; contributing editors: Catherine Balmond and Katharina Crinson, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer) For further information please visit gettingthedealthrough.com

[ November 2017]

Melissa Sosa joins Guzmán Ariza as Special Counsel

Guzmán Ariza, Attorneys at Law, is pleased to announce that, effective October 2, 2017, Melissa Sosa has joined the firm as Special Counsel to the Litigation Team.

Melissa Sosa practices in the firm’s Litigation department, where she focuses on complex administrative, commercial and criminal litigation. She has assisted foreign companies, individual clients and international non-profit entities in administrative litigation proceedings.

She has created jurisprudential precedents in terms of the Writ procedures (Amparo), as well as free access to public information.

Mrs. Sosa received her LL. B. from Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo, magna cum laude, and three LL. M. from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, Universidad de Salamanca and Universidad Panthéon-Assas.

Guzmán Ariza is a Dominican law firm, founded in 1927, with more than 40 lawyers and seven offices throughout the Dominican Republic. Our multilingual and multinational group of attorneys are capable of assisting international investors across a wide variety of practice areas.

[November 2017]