Greenberg Traurig's Hugo Lopez Coll to Speak on Anti-Corruption Risks Related to Mergers and Acquisitions

Lopez Coll Will Speak at ACI's 1st Mexico Summit on Anti-Corruption

Mar 19, 2014, 13:39 ET from Greenberg Traurig

MEXICO CITY, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hugo Lopez Coll, a shareholder with the international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP, is scheduled to speak at the inaugural Mexico Summit on Anti-Corruption. The program, hosted by the American Conference Institute (ACI), will take place Tuesday, March 25, 2014 and Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Mexico City, Mexico.

Lopez Coll will speak on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. on the topic "Minimizing Mergers and Acquisitions Pitfalls: Effective Due Diligence to Avoid Buying a Potential Problem in Mexico." His speech will focus on effective due diligence trends, including his experience successfully implementing anti-corruption programs in many countries, including various jurisdictions in Latin America and Mexico. According to the ACI website, the summit will feature the highest concentration of anti-corruption experts in Mexico and will bring together the leading attorneys who have successfully defended numerous enforcement actions and helped build and improve many of the best compliance programs in existence. To register for the program, please click here.

Admitted in New York and in Mexico, Lopez Coll is a member of Greenberg Traurig's Global Anti-Corruption Group which has wide-ranging experience in evaluating, designing, enhancing, monitoring and defending global corporation's anti-corruption compliance programs based on international laws and standards, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). A corporate lawyer, Lopez Coll graduated, with honors, from the Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM) and received an LL.M. from Columbia Law School. He is a course professor on corporations as well as on credit transactions and negotiable instruments both at the Universidad Iberoamericana and at the Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), Campus Santa Fe. Lopez Coll is also a regular speaker and commentator at business seminars and conferences.

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