Óscar Lizana

Associate

olizana@carey.cl
+56 2 2928 2207



His main practice areas include antitrust, regulation, corporate and commercial law, as well as mergers and acquisitions.


REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • EssilorLuxottica on the international acquisition of the entire interest of HAL Optical Investments in the optical group GrandVision, gaining control over that entity. The advice included the merger control with GrandVision, which required the implementation of a carve-out or divestment of Rotter & Krauss by the latter.
  • NV Bekaert on the mandatory merger control procedure before the National Economic Prosecutor (FNE) for the acquisition of the shares that Ontario Teacher's Pension Plan Board held in BBRG Holding (UK), a manufacturer of steel ropes and synthetic wires with subsidiaries in the wire industry in Chile, obtaining its exclusive control.
  • The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) on the mandatory merger control procedure before the National Economic Prosecutor (FNE) regarding the global acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF), including film and television studios and international cable and television businesses, which closed subject to behavioral remedies.
  • IBM on the mandatory merger control procedure before the National Economic Prosecutor regarding the worldwide transaction concerning the acquisition of all the stocks of Red Hat, a company active in the information technology software for enterprise customers market for USD34 billion.

ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Coordinator (since 2022) and former Senior Teaching Assistant (2021-2022) of the Antitrust Program, Universidad Católica de Chile.
  • Researcher of the specialization on Regulated Industries of the Degree in Antitrust Law, Universidad Católica de Chile (since 2021).
  • Law Clerk, Antitrust Group, Carey (2017).
  • Teaching Assistant of Constitutional Law, Universidad Católica de Chile (2014-2015).

EDUCATION

  • Law, Universidad Católica de Chile.
  • Degree in Antitrust Law, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez (2021).

ADMISSIONS

  • Chile (2019).

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish.
  • English.

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