In view of the impact of political and administrative decisions in the business environment, companies are no longer able to act reactively.
Federal, state and local authorities often create technical standards and regulations that could interfere with the mineral sector, including general technical standards, local regulations, laws on land use and land parceling, transportation, work safety, creation of an environmental conservation unit, as well as general mineral and environmental standards.
The growing importance of Institutional and Governmental Relations is no surprise. However, this signals an irreversible trend: specialization.
Our firm is in a great position to advise and assist on issues related to governmental policies with respect to natural resource production chains.