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Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen

Consumer Law

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What the team is known for

Respected team with a proven track record advising companies on consumer protection regulation. Routinely advises on consumer privacy and the misuse of personal data, as well as on contractual consumer matters such as warranties and terms and conditions. Also deals with individual and collective consumer claims in the e-commerce and retail, automotive and insurance sectors. United Airlines and Patagonia Brewing Company are new clients.

Strengths

"We hire them for complex issues," a client says, highlighting their role in shaping strategy. Clients add: "They are very proactive and organised. They know what needs to be done and we don't need to supervise them."

Work highlights

Assisted Google with an array of consumer protection issues, such as reviewing terms and conditions and analysing new products under Argentine regulations.

Notable practitioners

Department head Luis Diego Barry is considered to be a point of reference by a commentator. A client says: "Luis is a great consumer defence lawyer. He is excellent at trial and handling administrative claims." Other interviewees enthuse that "he understands our needs and delivers on time." Barry's practice extends to general consultancy on contractual consumer matters and preventive actions.

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Overview

PAGBAM has become one of the leading firms in the field, advising numerous companies from different industries in this emerging matter.

Our Consumer Protection and Advertising practice group has a unique experience and talent due to our representation of many leading manufacturers, importers, distributors, retail companies, insurers and financial institutions.

In this sense, PAGBAM provides comprehensive advice on issues related to:

  • Out-of-court claims raised by consumers, either before the pertinent authority or the company itself;
  • Attendance at hearings before competent authorities;
  • Claims portfolio management;
  • Strategies for complying with different regulations;
  • How to deal with product liability (for example, recall processes);
  • Defense against class actions;
  • Claims related to the credit card regime;
  • Claims related to insurance activity;
  • Any other kind of complex consumer claims and actions filed by consumers individually or through consumer associations.

Members

Barry, Luis Diego (Head of Department)

Abdelnabe Vila, María Carolina

Consumer Law Department

Pérez Alati, Grondona, Benites & Arntsen

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Department location

Suipacha 1111

18th Floor

Buenos Aires

Capital Federal

Argentina

C1008AAW

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Consumer Law


Luis Diego Barry
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