Firm hosts briefing on challenges in doing business in Mexico

Mexico is a hub of opportunity for U.S.-based companies looking to expand their businesses. At the same time, business leaders need to understand common challenges and important trends occurring in Mexico before moving forward.

Butzel Long is hosting a complimentary briefing program on the challenges and opportunities of doing business in Mexico from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 12, at its Detroit office located at 150 W. Jefferson, Suite 100.

Featured presenters include:

- James Bruno, Butzel Long attorney and shareholder.

- Juan Manuel Solana Morales, Honorable Cónsul of México in Detroit.

- Angel Habid Ramirez, Deputy Trade Commissioner of México.

- Mariana Ruiz Lions - Strategic Relations (Onilog Group).

- Luis Emilio Fernández de Jáuregui - IT Director (Onilog Group).

- José Núñez - Business Development & Human Resources Director (American Industries).

- Salvador Martínez Director (Entrada Group México).

The following topics will be discussed:

- México as a strategic partner.

- Growth perspectives and opportunities in the auto making and automotive parts industries in México.

- Entering and operating in the Mexican market.

- Shelter operations in México (operating a manufacturing facility without payment of Mexican income tax, VAT or customs duties).

In addition, Butzel Long, in partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico, is hosting a complimentary reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12 at its Detroit office during the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress 2016.

Register online at For inquiries, contact Jocelyn Pomaranski at 313-225-7075 or email at

Published: Mon, Apr 11, 2016