Document(s) published by this organization: 27
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|Law No. 20,715: On Protection to Debtors of Money Loans|
Felipe Moro, Diego Peralta, Francisco Ugarte; Carey;
August 15, 2014On December 13, Law No. 20,715 was published in the Official Gazette, after an intense debate in the financial industry and over 2 years of discussion in Parliament. The new law modifies Law No. 18,010 on regulations on money loan transactions, Law No. 19,496 on protection of consumer rights and...
|Most Favored Nation Clauses: Do they Limit Free Competition or are they Pro Competitive?|
Claudio Lizana, Lorena Pavic; Carey;
August 15, 2014Recently, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") began reviewing a number of contracts which it calls "contracts that reference rivals". One type of such contracts is those containing Most Favored Nation Clauses ("MFN Clauses").
|Newsletter regarding the National Pharmaceutical Act|
Guillermo Carey, Fernando García, Ignacio Gillmore; Carey;
August 15, 2014The National Pharmaceutical Act was enacted January 7, 2014. This law modifies the Chilean Sanitary Code in many aspects which concern the promotion and conditions of commercialization and dispensation of pharmaceutical products.
|New Chilean Insolvency Act|
Ricardo Reveco; Carey;
August 15, 2014In October of 2014, Law No. 20,720 will enter into effect. This act replaces the current bankruptcy law, and creates a new reorganization and liquidation regime for both corporations and natural persons. -
|Superintendency of the Environment: New Information Request to EAR Holders|
Juan Francisco Mackenna, Felipe Meneses, Rafael Vergara; Carey;
August 15, 2014On January 6, 2014, the Superintendency of the Environment ("SMA") published in the Official Gazette the Exempt Resolution No. 1518, that Estabishes the Consolidated, Coordinated and Systemaric Text of the Exempt Resolution No. 574 of 2012, which requests deliver and / or update...
|The new Goods and Services Public Procurement Act|
Fernando García, Lorena Pavic; Carey;
August 15, 2014In July of 2003, the Public Procurement of Goods and Services Act ("Public Procurement Act") was issued. Its purpose was to unify the existing regulation of public procurement, protecting the principles of transparency and competition.
|Main Aspects In Relation To the Chilean Government¿s Modifications to the Bill That Promotes a Change of the Concept of Enterprise for Labor Purposes (The "Multirut Law")|
Oscar Aitken, Francisco Arce; Carey;
August 15, 2014On April 21, 2014, the Chilean Government sent new modifications on the pending bill that promotes a change of the concept of Enterprise contained in Article 3, paragraph 3, of the Labor Code. The first indication incorporates an element of uncertainty in relation to what will be the clear and...
|Bill of Law for the modification of Law N° 19.496 on the Protection of the Rights of Consumers|
Cristina Busquets, Fernando García; Carey;
August 15, 2014On June 2nd, 2014, President Michelle Bachelet entered a bill into Congress which seeks to modify Law N° 19.496 on the Protection of the Rights of Consumers ("CPA"). The message of the bill recognizes that the tools provided by the current legislation to address violations to the rights...
|Law No. 20,760 Which Introduces the Concept of Single Employer In Connection With Certain Interrelated Business|
Oscar Aitken; Carey;
August 15, 2014On July 9th, 2014, it was published in the Official Gazette the Law No. 20,760 which introduces the concept of single employer in connection with certain interrelated business, amending articles 3 and 507 of the Labor Code.
|Chile and the United States Sign the Inter-Governmental Agreement ("IGA") Within the Scope of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act ("FATCA")|
Diego Peralta, Jessica Power, Elena Yubero; Carey;
August 15, 2014FATCA is a United States Act that requires US persons, including individuals who live outside the United States, to report their financial accounts held outside of the US, and requires foreign financial institutions ("FFIs") to report information regarding their US clients to the US...