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17 May 2019
Federico De Noriega Supreme Court clarifies use of choice-of-jurisdiction clauses in adhesion contracts

Mexico - Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

Under Mexican commercial regulations, contracting parties have traditionally been free to determine in their corresponding agreement the jurisdiction in which disputes must be resolved. However, a new binding precedent from the Supreme Court challenges this traditional approach with regard to banking adhesion contracts and is a good example of how Mexico is advancing its consumer protection regulations.

Authors: Federico De Noriega, Maria Aldonza Sakar Almirante, Carlos Romero
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IBA – 30th Annual Conference on the Globalisation of Investment Funds

19-21 May 2019 – New York, USA

Now celebrating its 30th year, this essential event in the investment fund industry calendar will once again provide incisive panel debates and key insights into legal and regulatory developments and their effect on the asset management industry.

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IBA – 5th Global Entrepreneurship Conference

20-21 May 2019 – Copenhagen, Denmark

The 5th IBA Global Entrepreneurship Conference will explore how digitalisation has already disrupted and will further affect various business sectors and examine what role the human factor will have in the post-digitalised business world and society. The conference will focus on the Nordic model and how comprehensive welfare states and progressive societies go hand in hand with free markets and trade to provide a high standard of living.

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IBA – 7th Annual World Life Sciences Conference

31 May - 1 June 2019 – Philadelphia, USA

This year's event will feature dynamic roundtable sessions, as well as concurrent sessions covering the hottest topics and the latest developments from across the different sectors of the life sciences industry.

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