This Article provides an introductory lesson to Mexican law, beginning with exploring the growing presence of Mexican law in the United States. He proceeds to explore the historical background of Mexican law, and looks at the relationship between "Aztec law" and Mexican law. Then, the author discusses the legal education of Mexican attorneys and the legal culture in Mexico. Finally, the author examines the "Americanization" of Mexican law by looking at NAFTA and it's effects.
Jorge A. Vargas,
An Introductory Lesson to Mexican Law: From Constitutions and Codes to Legal Culture and NAFTA,
San Diego L. Rev.
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