November 23, 2023
Reforma y eventual impugnación del Reglamento de la Ley Federal de Juegos y Sorteos
Mexico City, November 22, 2023. Amendment and Potential Challenge to the Regulations of the Federal Law on Games and Lotteries The “DECREE amending, adding, and repealing various provisions of the Regulations of the Federal Law on Games and Lotteries” was published in the Official Gazette of the Federation on November 16, 2023, (the “Decree”). The Decree took effect on...
May 10, 2023
Mexico City, May 9, 2023. Preliminary comments on potentially challenging the recent amendments to Mexico’s Mining Law and related laws         The “Decree amending, adding and repealing several provisions of the Mining Law, the National Water Law, the General Law of Ecological Balance and Environmental Protection and the General Law for the Prevention and Integral Management of Waste, regarding...
January 18, 2023
Regional Plenums
This note explains the elements that distinguish the new Regional Plenums of the Federal Judicial Branch that replaced the Circuit Plenums, which were granted with broader powers, and began their functions on January 16, 2023. I. Constitutional basis  On March 11, 2021, the “Decree whereby several provisions of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States related to the...
November 8, 2022
This note explains the creation, integration, operation, and organization of the new Collegiate Courts of Appeals as courts of the Federal Judicial Branch. I. Constitutional reform on judicial matters             On March 11, 2021, the “Decree whereby several provisions of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States related to the Federal Judicial Branch are amended and supplemented” (“Decree”)...
August 14, 2020
Economic activity is undergoing an unprecedented disruption due to the current health emergency, and the measures being adopted to face it. Such disruption is having immediate repercussions in civil, business and financial relations. It is reasonable to expect a sharp rise in legal disputes among private parties. Past economic crises led to litigation that, when resolved by our highest...
August 1, 2020
Dear Clients and Friends: Five years ago, our founder decided that legal services in Mexico should be provided differently; that it was time to combine legal excellence, stellar service and responsiveness. This philosophy that encouraged our foundation, today encourages the institutionalization process that we have undertaken. We turned five while preparing for the next 50 years, placing our clients...