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Achieving business success in highly regulated markets requires effective management of commercial risks and of your supplier and customer relationships. Whether you are an international or domestic business active in Mexico, you can rely on our advice on complex and multi-jurisdictional contractual arrangements and our knowledge of the commercial issues facing the sectors in which you operate.

In the present legal environment, each sector requires specific contracts offering the right legal response at the same time as adapting to the context of the market. Our team is well-equipped to provide solutions to the cultural and business variations impacting your commercial arrangements. 

We organise our teams around sectors and industries relevant to you, including financial services, manufacturing, consumer products, energy, hotels and leisure, infrastructure and projects, supply and logistics, real estate and construction, technology, telecom and media. Our services also ensure that you are fully up to speed on all legal and regulatory developments.


Trade secret laws and reg­u­la­tions in Mex­ico
Gen­er­al 1. Has the Dir­ect­ive (EU) 2016/943 of the European Par­lia­ment and of the Coun­cil of 8 June 2016 on the pro­tec­tion of un­dis­closed know-how and busi­ness in­form­a­tion (trade secrets) against their...
Mex­ico: Force Ma­jeure - Hard­ship in re­la­tion to Con­flict and Sanc­tions
1. Is there le­gis­la­tion on war or re­lated sanc­tions in your leg­al sys­tem? There is no spe­cif­ic le­gis­la­tion or pro­vi­sions ad­dress­ing the ef­fects of war or re­lated sanc­tions. Nev­er­the­less, civil le­gis­la­tion...
On the Pulse
Wel­come to CMS ‘On the Pulse’ video/pod­cast series for all Life Sci­ences & Health­care pro­fes­sion­als – leg­al, com­pli­ance, reg­u­lat­ory
Elec­tron­ic sig­na­ture law in com­mer­cial con­tracts in Mex­ico
1. Defin­i­tion and form­al re­quire­ments of writ­ten leg­al state­ments or leg­al state­ments leg­ally bind­ing if the law re­quires writ­ten form There are two types of elec­tron­ic sig­na­ture: (i) stand­ard e-sig­na­ture...
Law and reg­u­la­tion of force ma­jeure in Mex­ico
1. Is there le­gis­la­tion on force ma­jeure in your law sys­tem? Yes, force ma­jeure is re­ferred to in the Fed­er­al Civil Code, Com­mer­cial Code, Ad­min­is­trat­ive Law and in oth­er le­gis­la­tion at the Fed­er­al Level...