Permanent Resident: The New “Inmigrado” Visa In Mexican Immigration

This is part three of a series of articles on the Mexican “Ley de Migración” which was published on May 25th, 2011. This piece deals with the classification of PERMANENT RESIDENT and also with the provisional articles of the law 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

Starting a Business in Mexico: Taxes, Immigration and Incorporation

Starting A Business So you want to pack up and move to paradise? Before you put your house on the market and start selling off your ski gear, you may want to spend some time investigating your options as to moving to Mexico. Read More

Pro Bono Work: Malix Pek Dog Shelter & Caritas Quintana Roo

Malix Pek A.C. At Calderón & Asociados, we realize the importance of giving back to the community we live in and are committed to helping those in need, be they private individuals or local private assistance organizations.  As part of our services we Read More

FM2 or FM3? In Mexico, Temporary Resident visas replace them both…

Immigration Reforms This is part two of my series on new Mexican Migratory Law; it deals with the figure of TEMPORARY RESIDENT.  The previous article dealt with the figure of VISITOR and the following article will deal with the figure of PERMANENT Read More

The New Tourist Card in Mexican Immigration Law

On May 25th, 2011, Mexico published its new migratory law (Ley de Migración) in response to glaring human rights violations, but as well as the human rights protections, the new law also includes some changes that affect expat foreigners.  The Read More

Getting Married in Mexico: Laws, Timetable and the Civil Registry

Thinking of getting married in Mexico? Yes it is possible, however there are many things to know before taking any decision which will help you to make the marriage process a completely out-of-the-box experience       By Solomon Freimuth Read More

A Brief History of Adoption in Mexico

Adoption as we know it today has been evolving throughout the ages. Various civilizations have recognized and utilized it. In Mexico, the figure was not clearly regulated until 1917. Unlike other eras, the focus given to adoption today is that Read More

Adoption in Mexico – A Solution to Vulnerable Children and Social Breakdown

By Patricia Clemente and Gustavo Calderon; translated by Solomon Freimuth   VULNERABLE CHILDREN AND ADOPTION AS PART OF THE SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEM OF SOCIAL BREAKDOWN IN MEXICO.   Being able to adopt in Mexico is considered, by international standards, Read More

Requirements and Procedures for International Adoption in Mexico

By Marisol Hernández; translated by Solomon Freimuth   REQUIREMENTS, PROCEDURE AND INTERNATIONAL ADOPTION   Currently, the adoption procedure in Mexico is considered long and on occasion can become difficult or tedious, this derived from lack of knowledge of the procedure Read More