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The Pemex Law and Related Measures - What Energy Reform Means for Mexico
Larry B. Pascal
In November 2008, Mexico adopted the PEMEX Law, which created a new legal framework for its national oil company... The reform introduces four legal and structural changes: (a) special public administration regime, (b) corporate governance reforms, (c) operational autonomy, and (d) special contracting reforms.
This article provides background on the oil and gas sector and discusses the four legal and structural changes of the reform.
Reprinted by permission from North American Free Trade & Investment Report, Vol. 19, No. 14, July 31, 2009 © Thomson Reuters
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