Oil and Gas Law Review

The Dominican Republic is considered a frontier region with promising potential for the upstream oil and gas industry, mainly because of its geological setting and the long-known presence of crude in the subsoil.

Employment 2021

The Labour Code was first enacted in 1992 and over the past few years there have been discus-sions among representatives of employers and employees regarding the possible amendment of certain provisions, however, no agreement has yet been reached.

Jiménez Peña advised Unilever to expand its business in the Dominican Republic

Jiménez Peña (JP) advised Unilever in the structuring of a distribution relationship between Unilever Caribe and César Iglesias. Unilever is one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies with presence in more than 190 countries, and over 400 brands. This agreement with César Iglesias, a Dominican company dedicated to the manufacture and marketing of mass […]

President Danilo Medina designates Marcos Peña Rodriguez as member of the Board of Directors of Indotel

El presidente Danilo Medina designó tres miembros del Consejo Directivo de Indotel. Lo hizo mediante el decreto 276-16 emitido hoy. Ellos son Fabricio Gómez Mazara, Marcos Peña Rodríguez y Nelson José Guillén Bello. Gómez Mazara representará a las empresas prestadoras de servicios públicos finales de telecomunicaciones. Peña Rodríguez hará lo propio con las empresas prestadoras de servicios […]

Monte Plata Solar, the first photovoltaic plant in the country

Monte Plata, a photovoltaic solar array was officially inaugurated in the presence of the President of the Dominican Republic, Danilo Medina. This is great news for the firm and the country, our client; General Energy Solutions has inaugurated the biggest Photovoltaic energy company of the Caribbean, beginning with 30MW expansible to 60MW. The team of […]

Green Car Wash – Innovadores de América República Dominicana

Andris Disla, received legal advice from our associates Gisselle Valera y Manuel Canela to run his project Green Car Wash, after he won the first place in the Premio Nacional ANJE – Innovadores de América República Dominicana” in the en la Categoría Sustainability and Ecology category. Green Car Wash, innovation consists in washing and waxing […]

The Latin Lawyer and Vance Center Pro Bono Survey 2015

Latin Lawyer and Vance Center 2015 recently published the Pro Bono survey, in which Jimenez Cruz Peña played an important role collecting the data exposed. In the survey Jimenez Cruz Peña is recognized for Pro Bono work done at the request of the Vance Center, Pro Bono Network of the Americas and the Dominican Republic […]