Federico Rodríguez: A national strategy to foster public-private partnership

Our Natural Resources practice leading partner states in his column at El Mercurio Legal about the necessity for policies that allow a sustainable development of our country and its source materials and goods.

Baraona Fischer & Cía. is now part of Legalink

We are proud to be part of a new global network, Legalink, wich will allow us to increase our International scope.

Electric Portability Project – New Industry Agent: Energy Trader

Since the enactment of the Electrical Services Act in 1982 (the “LGSE”), the energy generation and transmission segments have been subject to important modifications to generate a safe and efficient development of our energy matrix. Such modifications have allowed the development of the referred segments under competitive conditions.

Supreme Decree No 88 of The Ministry of Energy

Finally, after several withdrawals and re-enterings to the Chilean General Comptroller’s Office, on October 8, 2020, the Supreme Decree 88 of the Ministry of Energy was published in the Official Gazette which “Approves the Regulations for Small Scale Generation Means” (“DS 88”), which will replace Supreme Decree 244 (“DS 244”).

Alex Fischer comments on the project that seeks to modify high net worth taxes

In the El Libero press release, our Tax leading partner declares that those who accepted to pay the 8% tax -because of the 2014 Reform- “did so as a vote of confidence that the country would maintain serious tax policies.”

Baraona Fischer & Cía at Chambers & Partners´ High Net Worth Guide

Once again, the British guide, which selects the law firms of the world’s highest heritage families, listed Baraona Fischer & Cía. in the first band. Likewise, Juan Manuel Baraona and Alex Fischer stand out again individually.

Tax Expenses and Certainties, by Francisca Villamán

Our Senior Associate, Francisca Villaman, wrote an opinion column at Diario Financiero newspaper, commenting on the design, structure and application of tax expenditures.

Legal Alert: Supreme Decree No. 88 of the Chilean Ministry of Energy

On June 24th, 2020 and after several months of uncertainty, the Ministry of Energy re-entered to the Comptroller’s Office the Supreme Decree 88 which “Approves the Regulation for Small Scale Generation Means” (“DS 88”), for replacing Supreme Decree 244 (“DS 244”).