Legal advice on customs clearance, compliance and legal requirements on foreign trade, PROSEC, international commercial activities, permits and compliance with customs laws and regulations, customs audits, administrative procedures in customs matters and in general, legal advice on customs matters and foreign trade.
Our mining industry practice provides specialized legal advice to mining and mining services companies doing business in Mexico, either at exploration, exploitation or closure stages. In terms of corporate matters, we advice on joint venture structuring, M&A, acquisition of mining concessions, compliance of mining obligations as well as all type of mining agreements, such as exploration, purchase options, exploitation and mining related services.
As an essential area of our mining industry practice, our real estate specialists provide advice in the preparation and negotiation of acquisition, temporary occupation, use and enjoyment and usufruct contracts, expropriation proceedings for the use of superficial land for mining projects; negotiation and implementation of agreements with Ejidos; title search on real property including private land, agrarian land and Federal land; legal advice on agrarian matters including agrarian litigation; legal advice on planning and development of industrial and mining projects; legal advice on zoning, construction contracts and contracting and development of utilities and infrastructure.
We have extensive experience in advising mining companies in labor related matters as well as in environmental, including collective labor relationships, health and safety matters, legal advice and procurement of permits and administrative procedures before the Federal Bureau of Environmental Protection (PROFEPA), the National Water Commission (CONAGUA), the Ministry of National Defense (SEDENA), as well as environmental state and municipal authorities; environmental impact, water rights, management of hazardous and non-hazardous waste including authorizations and reports; use of land changes.