AREAS OF PRACTICE
Non-Litigation and Corporate Advice:
- All aspects of commercial and company related affairs, including advice, drafting and structuring corporate transactions and business contracts, shareholders agreements, share purchase agreements, incorporation of companies, takeovers, mergers & de-mergers, acquisitions, amalgamations, management buy-outs, equity related transactions like venture capital funding, private equity funding, joint ventures, etc., corporate and trade finance and banking, corporate restructuring and other commercial contracts;
- Advice and representing multinational corporations, financial institutions and trade associations on foreign direct investment into India. The range of services includes structuring of subsidiaries and joint ventures;
- Advice to clients on employment, industrial, labour and other service law issues in India. This includes drafting, reviewing and finalizing documents pertaining to terms of appointment, conditions of service, transfer, lay-off, retrenchment, discharge or dismissal of employees, NDA & confidentiality agreements, structuring of voluntary retirement schemes and employee stock option, drafting & structuring of employee-services conditions and related issues;
- Advice, drafting & reviewing business and commercial contracts, including tenders, IP licensing, assignment, technology transfer agreements, research and development contracts, knowledge and know-how sharing contracts, financial grant-in aid for scientific research, international procurement agreements, material import/export contracts, leasing, assignment and sub-leasing of spectrum and space segment capacity, drafting of deeds, memoranda, bye-laws, etc. for Trusts, Societies, Associations, etc.,
- Advice governments, governmental and non-governmental entities in the areas of projects relating to the emerging fields of commercial activities, institutional reforms and private participation in infrastructure projects, preparation and vetting of tender documents, contract terms, etc, international collaboration in large science and technology projects;
- Advice, drafting and finalization of contracts and documents relating to Intellectual Property Rights such as copyrights, trademarks, patents, designs etc , including, assignment and licensing.
- Advice, drafting and finalization of contracts and documents relating to technology outsourcing in space research and technology areas
- Advice corporates on Statutory Regulatory Compliance across variety of laws and statutes that are applicable to their line of business across different corporate functions and different geographical jurisdictions.
- Advice corporates on the Privacy and Data Protection laws and the Information technology laws in terms of assistance in formulating necessary policies and its implementation across their organisation.