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Manuel Vargas

Manuel Vargas, Chilean copper company executive, lawyer. award 1948), La Sociedad Anónima, 1964, El Contrato de Seguro, 1980, La Letra de Cambio, 1982, 1988, Obligación Civil y Obligación Tributaria, 1987; award 1948), American Society International Law, World Peace Through Law. Member Chilean Bar Association (recipient José Clemente Fabrés award 1948), American Society International Law, World Peace Through Law.; Club: Union (Santiago).

Background

  • Vargas, Manuel was born on November 23, 1924 in Antofagasta, Chile. Son of Manuel Vargas-Acuna and Antonieta (Vargas) Riveros.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts with honors, Liceo de Antofagasta (Chile), 1941. Master of Laws with honors, Universidad Chile, Santiago, 1946. M.C.L. cum laude, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1959.

    Career

    • Bar: Chile, 1951. Attorney, Andes Copper Mining Company, Potrerillos, Chile, 1953-1961. Attorney Chile Exploration Company, Santiago, 1961-1972, assistant vice president, 1971-1973. Senior attorney The Anaconda Company, Santiago, 1973-1981.

      Vice president Arco Petróleos Chile S.A., Santiago, since 1977, Anaconda Chile S.A., Santiago, 1979-1981. Senior attorney Atlantic Richfield Company, Santiago, 1981-1983, consultant, since 1983. Professor commercial law Catholic University, Santiago, since 1986.

      Director Banco O'Higgins, Santiago, since 1982.

    Works

    • Author: La Acción Pauliana Consursal, 1948 (recipient Ocampo award 1948), La Sociedad Anónima, 1964, El Contrato de Seguro, 1980, La Letra de Cambio, 1982, 1988, Obligación Civil y Obligación Tributaria, 1987.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Chilean Bar Association (recipient José Clemente Fabrés award 1948), American Society International Law, World Peace Through Law. Club: Union (Santiago).

    Connections

    • Married Elena Mendez, February 14, 1953.
    • father: Manuel Vargas-Acuna Riveros
    • mother: Antonieta (Vargas) Riveros
    • spouse: Elena Mendez
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    Born November 23, 1924
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