CORPORATE LAW

Nextlegal Services - Law Firm

CORPORATE LAW

The capable team of corporate lawyers at Nextlegal will assist you in formation of the company, help it grow and develop through mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, franchising, collaborations  etc., and lend you a hand in case of winding up. Nextlegal will be there with you on all stages of your business, no matter how small or big you are. 

Formation of Legal Entities:  We assist in the Incorporation of Companies, Societies, Partnership firms and other legal entities in India as well as in foreign countries. We provide all legal assistance and consultancy to our foreign and NRI clients to start their business ventures in India as well as abroad.

At Nextlegal, we know business issues, industry opportunities, and market conditions which enables us to deliver efficient, cost-effective solutions at all stages of these transactions. We like to understand corporate and risk-allocation factors before conducting our due diligence, and we negotiate and draft acquisition documents only after we fully comprehend the target company and the business deal.

1. MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Nextlegal will represent clients in strategic and financial acquisitions, mergers and technical cooperation, disinvestment and investments, which includes:

  • Corporate mergers- Private and Public.
  • Stock and asset purchases and sales
  • Tender and exchange offers 
  • Leveraged buyouts and private equity investments
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances 
  • Secured party sales and acquisitions 
  • Restructurings and acquisitions in bankruptcy proceedings
  • Disinvestment
  • Cross-border transactions

We offer expertise in unsecured and secured lending, derivatives, and securitizations. Comprehensive and tailored solutions are provided specific to your needs. We deliver value and provide allthe services needed to complete these transactions. They include: 

  • Legal due diligence, including patent and trademark reviews, trademark consulting, environmental audits and analysis, analysis of pending litigation, analysis of regulatory compliance, benefit programs, labour relations, and other employee-related issues 
  • Securities law compliance, company registration, and reporting
  • Fiduciary issues facing boards and senior management
  • Corporate governance and transition
  • Technology and intellectual property
  • Human resource and labour
  • Environmental risk allocations
  • Litigation and dispute resolution

At Nextlegal, we know business issues, industry opportunities, and market conditions which enables us to deliver efficient, cost-effective solutions at all stages of these transactions. We like to understand corporate and risk-allocation factors before conducting our due diligence, and we negotiate and draft acquisition documents only after we fully comprehend the target company and the business deal.

2. CONTRACTS DRAFTING AND MANAGEMENT

Our team of corporate lawyers helps the clients address a variety of contract performance and administration issues, ranging from claim identification, analysis, preparation, and presentation to contract interpretation, audit issues, and issues related to intellectual property, cost recovery, and termination of contracts. We assist clients in all aspects of the contract development process. We strongly believe that predetermination of the contracting parties’ rights in client’s intellectual property is the most effective way of avoiding disputes during and after contract performance. We help clients and contracting parties understand the inherent flexibility allowed by the laws and regulations of the concerned area. We also help clients comply with disclosure, representations, and certification requirements, including compliance with labour-related laws and welfare legislation.  In addition, we assist clients in the tailoring of teaming agreements and eventual subcontracts.

3. FINANCIAL RESTRUCTURING

At Nextlegal, we take cases of distressed investors, creditors, banks in bankruptcy proceedings, winding up of companies, Debt Recovery Tribunal, Appellate Tribunal, Company Law Board, business reorganizations, and Board for Industrial & Financial Reconstruction. Our understanding of the stakeholders enables us to meet the entire range of challenges posed by financial insolvency.

Information technology is fundamental to doing business in today's economy. Acquiring and using that technology entails a host of legal issues, which Nextlegal is well-equipped to handle. Nextlegal's corporate team reviews, advises and negotiates a wide variety of data processing-related arrangements, including software licenses, outsourcing agreements, computer equipment acquisitions, maintenance and support contracts and distribution relationships. And since contemporary business is impossible without the internet, Nextlegal gives efficient advice on e-commerce matters such as preparing terms and conditions, drafting privacy policies, and compliance with the applicable Indian and foreign legislations.