We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 34

California courts may have an interest in a Mexico breach of contract dispute
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico, USA
  • November 26 2012

Last week, California’s Court of Appeal affirmed a trial court’s finding of forum non conveniens, but reversed the order to dismiss and remand with directions to vacate the dismissal and enter an order staying the matter


Mexico is getting hungrier for overseas assets!
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico
  • September 20 2012

During the first semester of 2012, Mexicans' direct investments abroad reached $11


Official Mexican standards (a.k.a. NOMS)
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico
  • January 21 2013

Companies doing business in Mexico must be familiar with Mexican business laws and regulations. These include the Commercial Code (Código de


The US continues to build international support for combating tax evasion
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2012

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced that it is engaged with more than 50 countries and jurisdictions around the world to improve international tax compliance and implement the information reporting and withholding tax provisions commonly known as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”


Mexico's maquila program is still thriving
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico
  • August 30 2012

The Promotion of the Manufacturing, Maquila and Export Service Industry (IMMEX) program allows the temporary importation of goods that are used in an industrial process or service to produce, transform or repair foreign goods imported temporarily for subsequent export or provision of export services, without covering the payment of general import tax, value added tax and, where appropriate, countervailing duties


Mexico's foreign investment framework (intro and recent activity)
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico
  • October 9 2012

Mexico’s foreign investment framework is governed primarily by Mexico’s Foreign Investment Law


When the Mexican forum selection clause is mandatory, the traditional forum non conveniens analysis does not apply
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico, USA
  • December 11 2012

Last week, the Court of Appeal of California affirmed an order staying a forum non conveniens action arising from a purchase agreement for a $20 million beach lot in Cancun, Mexico


Mexican President nominates Supreme Court Justices
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico
  • November 2 2012

Mexico’s Supreme Court Justices Salvador Aguirre Anguiano and Guillermo Ortiz Mayagoitia will conclude their terms by then end of this month


Should you file an fbar or a form 8938 to report your Mexican financial assets?
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico, USA
  • October 1 2012

Click here to view table


Vitro asks U.S. court to compel Mexican bankruptcy plan
  • Martin-Sanchez & Leon de la Barra, LLP
  • Mexico, USA
  • October 8 2012

Founded in 1909, Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V., is the leading glass manufacturer in Mexico, and one of the largest in the world, backed by more than 100 years of experience in the industry