April 22, 2018


The Harvard Law School 2018 Spring Reunion took place at the Law School campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts on April 20-22. Our partner, Alan Thompson (LLM ’88), attended the event along with many other prominent colleagues from the United States and abroad.

January 31, 2018

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Our partner, Alberto Fernández-López, delivered a presentation on FIDIC contracts and Dispute Boards today at a training seminar organized by the Federated College of Engineers and Architects of Costa Rica.

December 15, 2017


Our partner, Alan Thompson, who teaches post-graduate courses on competition and international contracts at Lead University, a prestigious private university in San Jose, attended the graduation ceremony of the first class of the Master in Trade and International Markets program. Laura Chinchilla, former President of Costa Rica, was the main speaker at the event.

December 8, 2017


BTA Legal was announced as one of the sponsors of the IX International Arbitration Congress, «Arbitration, Infrastructure and Development», organized by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), which will take place in San José, Costa Rica, on 7-9 March, 2018.

November 30, 2017


A forum was held today on the challenges Costa Rica faces to modernize its competition legal framework following OECD recommendations. The forum was organized by the Costa Rican Congress and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. Members of Congress, high-ranking government officials and experts from international organizations attended. Our partner, Alan Thompson, was one of the invited speakers and delivered a presentation on the scope of competition law exemptions in Costa Rica.

November 9, 2017


The First Congress on Personal Data Protection, «Towards a new culture on the protection of personal data,» is taking place at the National Registrar Auditorium in San José, Costa Rica, on 8-9 November. This congress is organized by the Costa Rican Data Protection Agency (PRODHAB). Our partner, Alan Thompson, was invited as one of the main speakers in a discussion panel on adherence to international standards on personal data transfers.

October 31, 2017


The III Pan American Congress on Corporate, Bankruptcy and Consumer Law is taking place at the Bar Association Auditorium in San José, Costa Rica. Our partner, Alberto Fernández-López, moderated one of the panel discussions.

October 16, 2017


The VII meeting of the Central American Arbitration Group, organized by the Costa Rican Bar Association and the Spanish Arbitration Club- Costa Rica, is taking place this week in San José. Our partner Alberto Fernández-López, expert in Alternative Dispute Resolution, is one of the speakers.

September 13, 2017


A Trade and Competition course is being taught by our partner Alan Thompson within the Master on International Trade Program at Lead University, a prestigious private university in San José. This course explores Costa Rican competition law, international trends and competition best practices.

August 4, 2017

«New developments and trends in international arbitration,» a seminar being held in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, organized by the Tegucigalpa Commerce and Industry Chamber and the Spanish Arbitration Club-Honduras. Our partner Alberto Fernández-López will be speaking on documentary evidence in construction arbitration.

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