CORPORATE & BUSINESS LAWS

Corporate and Commercial Law is at the heart of our firm’s activities, embracing Public and private M&A,Joint ventures and foreign collaborations,Securities offerings and Regulatory compliances.

We provide expert advice on many of the largest and most complex transactions – frequently with a cross-border perspective. Acting for many international corporate and investment banking clients, we specialise in providing a seamless service across our network of offices and across complementary practice areas. The firm provides professional advice on a broad spectrum of corporate work ranging from general corporate advice, company incorporation in India and abroad, corporate governance and due diligence to advising on matters relating to Foreign Direct Investment in India, SEZs, Customs Laws and Foreign Exchange Management Regulations. The firm also assists in obtaining notarisation or apostillisation of documents and statutory permission and sanctions from various regulatory and government bodies, departments and agencies i.e., FIPB, RBI, DGCA, SIA, MoI, CLB, DoE and MoF, WIPC,TEC.

Seth Associates has rendered legal advice and prepared legal documentation for various complex commercial, building, construction, engineering, turnkey, joint venture and infrastructure projects promoted by reputed multinational entities, and also by Indian companies, in India and abroad.

We also handle venture capital and other early-stage financings, transactions involving private equity funds, and specialized financings in both domestic and international contexts. We have handled major outsourcing contracts for various clients.

The firm conducts commercial litigation, domestic and international arbitration in India and worldwide through its associate and correspondent lawyers, concerning disputes arising in banking, commercial contracts, sale of goods, debt recovery, public and private international law besides other areas.

Seth Associates was recently awarded the Corporate Excellence Award for Best Law firm by Amity International Business School in the Eleventh International Business Summit (INBUSH) 2009.

Our corporate and commercial matters include the following industries:-

Construction & Infrastructure, Telecommunication and IT, Shipping & Maritime, Pharmaceutical, Paper & Chemicals, Energy, Mining & Metals, Oil & Gas, Financial Services, Health Care & Hospitality, Insurance, Entertainment & Media, Real Estate, Manufacturing Sector, Aviation, Transport & Automotive, Professional & Business Services, Agriculture, Computer Software & Hardware, Food & Beverages.

  • Incorporation of Companies-In India and abroad
  • Establishment of Branch, Liaison & Representative Offices
  • FEMA Exchange Control & Regulatory Matters
  • Distribution, Agency & Franchise Agreements
  • Foreign Collaboration, Joint Ventures
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Foreign Direct Investment
  • Warehousing, Special Economic Zones
  • VAT Laws in India
  • Winding Up and Liquidations
  • Securities Laws & Regulations
  • Corporate & Shareholders’ Disputes
  • Corporate Restructuring & Reconstruction
  • Misfeasance Actions
  • Oppression Actions
  • Recovery of Investment by International Fund Managers
  • Schemes of Arrangements
  • Debt Restructuring
  • Winding-up & Bankruptcy Proceedings

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CMD, a leading manufacturer of electrical equipments in India

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Master Distributor of food products imported into India

Seth Associates always kept me well informed at every stage of the Project and gave me their honest appraisal of the situation as it stood at any point

CEO, Asia's largest manufacturer & exporter of sports items

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Owner of a famous website in India

We felt our confidential information is always safe with Seth Associates and they can provide the best legal advice

Director, a leading multinational marketing company based in U.K.