New Energy Opportunities In Mexico Raise FCPA Risks
February 24, 2014, 4:19 PM EST
Law360, New York (February 24, 2014, 4:19 PM EST) -- Sweeping reforms across Mexico’s oil, gas and electric markets promise more opportunities for the private sector and increased investment from international firms. However, U.S. companies looking to enter this market will need to stay vigilant to anti-corruption risks and plan ahead to ensure they have adequate anti-corruption compliance structures in place to address these risks.
Given heightened enforcement of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, particularly in the energy industry, international energy firms need to pay particular attention to their anti-bribery risks when contemplating potential transactions...