Corporate and Commercial Law

Vouga's Corporate and Commercial team is one of the most distinguished and experienced in the country. Over the years, it has helped a wide range of foreign investors reach their goals in Paraguay. We advise on a vast range of corporate and commercial legal matters, including:

  • Guiding foreign groups wishing to invest in Paraguay.
  • Giving legal opinions on the application and interpretation of legislation regulating a comprehensive range of business sectors.
  • Drafting of bills of both legislation and regulatory ordinances.
  • Structuring and incorporating companies, joint ventures, foundations, partnerships, and all other forms of business associations accepted by local law.
  • Giving advice on restructurings, spinoffs, liquidation and dissolution of legal entities.
  • Advising companies on routine corporate matters, such as holding shareholders' and board of directors' meetings, drafting minutes, keeping corporate books, and amending by-laws.
  • Negotiating, revising, and drafting contracts in general, including memorandums of understanding, letters of intent, confidentiality and non-competition agreements, shareholders' agreements, service and consultancy contracts, toll manufacturing, joint venture and partnership agreements, agency, distribution, franchising and licensing agreements.
  • Assisting in structuring, documenting and enforcing credit facilities, e.g. secured and unsecured, committed and uncommitted loans, syndicated loans, asset-based lending.
  • Negotiating, revising and drafting assignment of credits and debt assumption agreements.
  • Advising on the termination of contracts as well as on the execution of agreements and enforcement of security interests on collateral.
  • Carrying out legal due diligences and compliance audits.
  • Incorporation and restructuring of family businesses.

© Copyright 2013 Vouga Abogados.
Juan de Salazar 657     -     Asunción - Paraguay     -    T +595 21 202 049     -