• Mergers and Acquisitions in Mexico: Confronting Tax and Labor Challenges
  • June 5, 2016
  • Law Firm: JATA - J.A. Trevino Abogados S.A. de C.V. - Monterrey, Nuevo Leon Office
  • With the opening of the energy market and other recent business reforms, Mexico continues to build opportunities for multinational investment and merger activity. The energy market alone is likely to attract impressive new private equity investment in 2016 as low oil price make assets attractive. But despite recent improvements in the business climate for foreigners, Mexico can still pose challenges to those unfamiliar with a tax system that remains onerous to outsiders. Labor laws also are something that must be carefully navigated by U.S. companies planning to acquire operations in Mexico.