The New “Anti Money Laundering” Mexican Law.

the new anti money laundering mexican law Today was published the Federal Law for Prevention and Identification of Transactions with Resources from Illicit Means, also known as the “Anti-Money Laundering Law” which shall be in effect in 3 months from now. This new law is a result Read More

New Immigration Rules for Mexico

New Immigration Rules for Mexico The new Migration Law (Ley de Migración) was published on May 25th, 2011. It couldn’t be in effect because this law only managed general concepts and principles about the migration phenomenon in Mexico, the specific procedures where meant to be Read More

Negotiation as an Alternative to Social Problems

Negotiation as an Alternative to Social Problems At the end of last year a religious congregation of women contacted us; they had suffered an invasion of a property purchased by them years ago in which they planned to establish a home for women suffering violence. This congregation Read More

Same-sex Marriages in Quintana Roo Now a Reality

gay and lesbian marriage Today, November 30th, 2011, will be marked as a historic date in the legal and social life of Quintana Roo, as though almost unnoticed and barely mentioned in the media, were held the first two marriages between same sex persons Read More

Where are the Regulations for the Current Mexican Immigration Law?

*UPDATE. 10/12/12. The content of this article might not be updated. As of September 28th, 2012, the new Regulations of the Migration Law where published. You can find an updated article in the following link: The Mexican Federal Government’s compromise Read More

Economic Stimulus for Mexico, “El Buen Fin”: Mexico’s Black Friday

Economic Stimulus for Mexico, “El Buen Fin”: Mexico’s Black Friday *”El Buen Fin” means “The Good End” in English; “Fin” is a short way to refer to the “Fin de Semana” which means “Week End”, so in a few words when we say in Mexico “Buen Fin” we are whishing Read More

VideoBlog: What is an Ejido? Can Ejido be bought and sold?

What is Ejido? There is a lot of mystery surrounding Mexico’s Ejido land system. This short video by Gustavo Calderón gives a basic overview of the Ejido system. Read More

Before starting a business in Mexico, learn about Mexican labor law…

Before starting a business in Mexico, it is important that the future business owner has a grasp over the benefits that are granted to Mexican workers based on the Mexican labor and social security laws. Mexico grants many more rights Read More

Foreigners Participating in Public Protests In Mexico

Occupy Protest Protests around the globe are spreading rapidly, the Internet and the Social Networks in particular are playing a special role in these public demonstrations, from the Occupy in New York to the Indignant of Madrid, protests seem to be closer Read More

Immigration Mexico: Visitor, Temporary Resident and Permanent Resident

For the visitor to Mexico, one of the most important legal topics is immigration law. Do you know everything about immigration in Mexico? How long can you stay? Can you get a job while you are here? These questions and Read More