New Horizons: How external counsel can help you explore and secure market entry opportunities

November 2021

IR Global members offer jurisdiction-specific advice on how external counsel can help you explore & secure market entry opportunities.  The global Covid-19 pandemic may not be over, but business leaders […]

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Ministry of Labor and Social Security initiates REPSE inspections and thus cancellation of registrations

On October 11, 2021, the Ministry of Labor and Social Security (per its acronym in Spanish, “STPS”), through Bulletin 105/2021 “Inicia la fase de inspección de cumplimiento del Registro de Prestadoras de Servicios Especializados y Obras Especializadas (“REPSE”) (the “Bulletin”), formally initiated inspections to verify REPSE registration. This is a result of the entry into […]

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Abogados Martinez Serna joins IR as the exclusive Trade & Customs Law Member in Mexico

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Luis F. Martinez of Abogados Martinez Serna. Luis has joined IR as our exclusive Trade & Customs Law Member in Mexico. Luis F. Martinez has over 20 years of experience advising clients on the application of trade and customs laws, application of […]

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Mexico’s President files a Constitutional Reform Bill on Energy Matters

On September 30th, 2021, Mexico’s President filed before the lower house of the Mexican Congress the “Bill that amends articles 25, 27 and 28 of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States” (the “Bill”). Pursuant to the content of such Bill, the legal and constitutional paradigm of the Energy Reform, which was enacted in […]

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Elan Zaak Add New Practice Area Transfer Pricing to their IR Global Membership

Elan Zaak are pleased to announce the addition of Transfer Pricing to their IR Global membership. This new position adds further strength to their membership and offers support for fellow members in the area. If you have a requirement in this area, please get in touch with Carlos or Omar directly or with the IR Global […]

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Real Estate, Infrastructure and Hospitality Practice Newsletter

Proposed Amendments to include Articles 11 and 56 to the General Law of Human Settlements, Territorial Ordering and Urban Development With the intention of strengthening the General Law of Human Settlements, Territorial Ordering and Urban Development, on September 9, 2021, the “Initiative that Amends and Adds Articles 11 and 56 of The General Law of […]

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Mexico: one of the most business friendly jurisdictions in Latin America

Mexico stands out as one of the best countries for doing business in Latin America, according to the World Bank’s “Doing Business 2020” report. This report measures the ease of doing business in 190 countries. It analyzes 10 indicators that measure the number of procedures, times, costs and quality of federal and local regulations that […]

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Amendments to the Notary Law for Mexico City and the Civil Code for the Federal District -now Mexico City-

By decree published on August 4th, 2021, in the Official Gazette of Mexico City, several provisions of the Notary Law for Mexico City (“Notary Law”) and the Civil Code for the Federal District –now Mexico City- (“Civil Code”) (hereinafter the “Decree”), where amended and added, as follows: I. Amendments to the Notary Law for Mexico […]

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IR Global Insights:

Working smart, surviving and thriving

August 2021

When Covid-19 first surged across continents, most companies had to mothball projects, downsize and quickly review their costs, supply chains, sales strategy and customer relationships. US-based Danny Cortenraede, managing partner […]

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Ministry of Economy Activities Suspension. Effects on IMMEX, PROSEC and Drawback Programs.

On August 12, 2021, the Ministry of Economy published in the Federal Official Gazette the “Accord whereby diverse activities of the Ministry of Economy are suspended due to the increase of confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID 19) among its personnel”. This Accord’s purpose is to suspend the terms of procedures and services of the Ministry […]

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