The English Law Week in Mexico conference takes place this year between the 30 November – 2 December 2020. The conference explores the latest trends in English law and how the use of English law can support the development of Mexico’s economy, infrastructure and legal systems.
Taking place as a series of webinars, the sessions highlight the expertise of English and Welsh solicitors in areas of interest to Mexican advogados, explores opportunities for collaboration and provides networking and business development opportunities.
Penelope Nevill will be speaking at Session 1 “Investing in the UK and Mexico: How to navigate UK and Mexican Trade Law and Regulations” on Monday 30 November 2020.
English Law Week in Mexico – webinar one: Trade | 16:00 – 17:30 GMT | Virtual
The session will look at the investment landscape and trade law and regulation in Mexico and the UK. Discussions will revolve around tariffs, customs and investment disputes as well as post-Brexit trade and investment opportunities and the implications of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
16:00 – 16:05 Opening remarks – Amanda Pinto, QC Chair Bar Council of England and Wakes
16:05 – 16:20 Keynote speech – Beyond Brexit; UK trade and investment policy with Mexico – Acting HM Trade Commissioner for Latin America, Spencer Mahony
16:20 – 17:25 Panel session one: Investing in the UK and Mexico: How to navigate UK and Mexican Trade Law and Regulations, including Q&A
17:25 – 17:30 Closing remarks – Hector Herrera, President, Barra Mexicana (Mexican Bar Association)
Registration closes 48 hours prior to the event.