Client or Matter Name

Ontex Group, formerly known as Grupo P.I. Mabe (“Ontex”)

Deal Description

GC represented Ontex, a leading international provider of personal hygiene solutions, in COFECE’s investigation and trial-like procedure for cartel behavior in the market for diapers, and other hygiene products made from cellulose. GC’s role consisted in applying for the leniency program, and obtaining its benefits, and Ontex’s representation through the investigation and trial-like procedure.

Innovation & Additional Comments

Successfully obtained the leniency program benefits, avoiding criminal penalties and substantially reducing fines.



Governing Law

Mexican Antitrust Statute.

Deal Duration, Date of Closing / Signing

  • 29-Nov-17
  • 01-Oct-21

Practice Area

  • Antitrust

Team GC

  • Cristina Massa Sánchez (partner)
  • Gabriel González Aragón (counsel)
  • Daniel Gonzalez Contreras (associate)