Mexico · Decision · Judicial

Desde el Corazón del Fruto, S.A. de C.V. v Government

Issue:

In 2020, plaintiff filed an amparo measure against the Amendment to NOM-51 that adopted front-of-package warning labels for prepackaged food and beverages.

Summary:

In a public decision draft, the Second Chamber of the Court held the constitutionality of the norm.

It considered that the Modification of the Mexican Norm does not discriminate other vendors of unpackaged products.

The Second Chamber also considered that the Modification of the Mexican Norm passed the proportionality test.