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Depolo, Radoslav
Radoslav Depolo
Partner
Telephone: +56 2 3202 7245

Radoslav Depolo

-Partner

Experience

  • Specialises in competition law, consumer law and regulated markets and e-commerce, advising on high profile cases and deals.
  • Advises on corporate and contractual matters, and mergers and acquisitions.
  • Represents clients before the Chilean competition authorities and courts.
  • Provides international consultancy advice in relation to competition law. Has developed and implemented competition law compliance programmes for clients.
  • Member of the Board of Chilean Listed Companies.
  • Recognised as a leading expert on competition law, both in Chile and internationally.

Significant cases

  • Advised on the negotiation and drafting of an ID card loss protection insurance policy, and related agreements, between the insurance company, carrier, and loss adjusters (US$ 1.5 million).
  • Advised on a major transnational merger between the Chilean subsidiaries of two insurance companies.
  • Advised the vendor in the acquisition of a major Chilean card processing services company by a US corporation (US$12 million).
  • Advised on the negotiation and drafting of a joint venture between the Chilean state-owned oil and refining company and a major petrochemical multinational for the production of mining industry chemical solvents (US$4 million).
  • Advised on the acquisition of a major Chilean telecommunications company’s trunking and trek network assets and business (US$12 million).
  • As a member of the Chilean Competition Tribunal (2004-2014), awarded cases of national importance that were decided by the Tribunal, including a retail and supermarket merger, a poultry cartel and a pharmacy retailers cartel.
  • Advised a major wine exporter before the Chilean Competition Agency in a unilateral conduct investigation.
  • Advised a major Dutch financial services company and a US based data processing and software developing corporation in corporate and contractual matters.

Clients

  • European and US multinationals
  • Power and energy companies
  • Computer and data processing companies
  • Wine and beverage industry
  • Manufacturers
  • Insurers and reinsurers
  • Financial institutions
  • Petrochemical industry

Market recognition

  • LACCA Approved Corporate/M&A private practitioner in Chile (2015, 2016)

Publications

  • “El Sistema Chileno de Defensa de la Competencia. Jurisprudencia de las Comisiones Resolutiva y Preventiva Central”, Fiscalía Nacional Económica, Ministerio de Hacienda, Chile (1995)
  • "El Régimen Jurídico de Defensa de la Competencia en Chile. Algunas Proposiciones para su Despenalización", en Revista de Derecho de la Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, XVIII (1997)
  • "Control de Operaciones de Concentración y Derecho de la Competencia", in “Derecho de la Competencia”, Biblioteca Millenio, Colección de Derecho Económico y de los Negocios, El Navegante Editores, Bogotá, Colombia (1997)

Memberships

  • Chilean Bar Association
  • AIDA - Chilean Insurance Law Association