Reform initiative on subcontracting in Mexico presented by the Federal Executive.
On November 12, 2020, the President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, announced the Initiative with Draft Decree that seeks to modify the Mexican legal system regarding subcontracting and that will be presented for discussion before the Chamber of Deputies (hereinafter the “Initiative”).
Informative Note – Changes in the SCT’s organizational structure
On November 2, 2020, the Secretary of Communications and Transportation published in the Official Gazette of the Federation (hereinafter, “DOF”) the Agreement delegating powers in matters of communications and technological development, as well as in matters of railroad and multimodal development under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Communications and Transportation (hereinafter, the “Agreement”), the […]
Acedo Santamarina has been recognized once again by Chambers and Partners (Latin America 2021).
Acedo Santamarina has once again been recognized by Chambers and Partners (Latin America 2021) as one of the best firms in Mexico in the following areas: TMT (Telecommunications Media and Technology), Corporate/M&A and Tax.
Proposed Reform in the area of real estate leasing for housing
At the request of housing rights associations and activists, on July 8, 2020, two deputies of the Parliamentary Group of MORENA presented to the Congress of Mexico City, the “Initiative with Draft Decree by which various Provisions of the Civil Code for the Federal District are Reformed and Added in Matters of Leasing to Guarantee […]
The PJF definitively confirms the legality and constitutionality of the tender for the Shared Telecommunications Network.
The constitutional reform on telecommunications, published in June 2013, established the obligation for the federal executive to install a shared wholesale public network.
COFECE files constitutional controversy
On June 22, 2020, the Federal Economic Competition Commission (“COFECE”) issued a statement informing that it filed before the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (“SCJN”), a constitutional controversy against the Agreement issuing the Reliability, Safety, Continuity and Quality Policy in the National Electric System, issued by the Ministry of Energy, published in the […]
Notice of legal entities to inform the RFC of their shareholding structure
In terms of the provisions of Article 27, paragraph B, section VI of the Federal Fiscal Code (“CFF”), legal entities must file a notice with the Federal Taxpayers Registry (“RFC”), through which they must inform the name and RFC code of the partners or shareholders, each time any modification or incorporation is made with respect […]
Law Initiative to create INMECOB
On Wednesday, June 10 of this year, Senator Ricardo Monreal, member and leader of the Morena Parliamentary Group, presented before the Permanent Commission of the Congress of the Union an initiative to amend Articles 27 and 28 of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States. This initiative proposes the creation of the National Institute […]
Measures announced by the SCJN for the period from June 1 to 30
In accordance with General Agreements 3/2020, 6/2020 and 7/2020 issued during the months of March and April 2020, the Plenary of the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation (“SCJN”) decided to decree certain measures in order to mitigate the risks associated with the COVID-19 disease, among which are to declare the days from March […]
SENER issues Policy on Reliability, Safety, Continuity and Quality in the National Electric Power System
Last April 29, 2020, the National Energy Control Center (“CENACE”), issued the Agreement to Guarantee the Efficiency, Quality, Reliability, Continuity and Security of the National Electric System (“Agreement”), due to the recognition of the SARS-COv2 virus disease epidemic (COVID-19).