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'Recent Antitrust Enforcement in Latin America: What Every U.S. Company Needs to Know' Webcast Is Feb. 24 (CLE)
Posted on 18 Feb 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

Presented by Association of Corporate Counsel's International Legal Affairs Committee and Sponsored by Crowell & Moring LLP Latin American antitrust enforcers are now more active than ever. In Brazil, Mexico, and Argentina - Latin America's... Read More

Civil Law & Mixed Jurisdictions Toolbox
Posted on 18 Feb 2011 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

For students of the law of all ages and lawyers faced with transactions involving foreign law in Civil Law or Mixed Jurisdictions perhaps for the first time, we at LexisNexis can provide you with fundamental tools and sources to enable you to grasp the... Read More

The Use of Investment Promotion and Protection Agreements in Mexico
Posted on 11 Dec 2008 by Alejandra Escandon Torres & Paola Diaz Silva

Excerpt: During the 1980s, the Mexican government decided to open its real estate and personal property market to foreign investors, after many other countries had done so during the 1970s. The objective was to increase the flow of productive investments... Read More

Purchasing Communal Lands in Mexico
Posted on 14 Oct 2008 by Juan Carlos Cuevas Falcon

Mexican law provides for the possibility of purchases of land in the ejido system. Still, investors face risks that may be compounded by common errors made by foreigners, some Mexican lawyers and the authorities. Converting communal land into private... Read More