EXTENSION OF THE PERIOD FOR THE CANCELLATION OF CERTAIN CONTRIBUTIONS OF MEXICO CITY

According to the Official Gazette of Mexico City, it has been established that the validity through which all debts, tax fines, surcharges and ordinary execution costs of contributions in Mexico City are forgiven, has been extended until 2 September 2019

PROTOCOL FOR THE LEGITIMATION OF EXISTING COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENTS

Derived from the reforms to various provisions of the Federal Labor Law that were carried out this year, on July 31, the Protocol for the Legitimation of Collective Labor Contracts was published in the Official Gazette of the Federation, which intends to establish the rules and procedures for the legitimization of existing contracts.

DECREE IN TERMS OF WHICH SEVERAL PROVISIONS ARE ADDED TO THE SOCIAL SECURITY LAW AND THE MEXICAN FEDERAL LABOR LAW

On June 4, 2019, it was published in the Official Federal Gazette (“DOF”) the decree in terms of which article 140 bis was added to the Social Security Law (“LSS”), which establishes that for insured working mothers or fathers, whose children up to sixteen years old have been diagnosed by the Mexican Social Security Institute (“IMSS”) with cancer of any kind, may enjoy a license for medical care of the children to be absent from their work in case that the child or adolescent diagnosed requires medical rest during critical periods of treatment or hospitalization during medical treatment, according to the doctor’s prescription.