Indian corporate laws require regular and extensive compliances and record keeping. A new corporate entity requires several registrations and approvals before commencement of business. KCM supports on-going business operations and also new company start-ups.

The firm has a dedicated team engaged in providing services in relation to the valuation of shares, businesses, intangibles, enterprises, assets, etc., either supporting a transaction or for statutory requirements in compliance with regulations. The firm has handled several valuation exercises across industry segments which includes manufacturing concerns, technology concerns, service organisations, professional service providers, real estate sector, etc.

Documentation and Drafting

Every transaction of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate restructuring or setting up a new entity, requires drawing up and execution of several documents, deeds and agreements. The firm has rich experience in supporting this requirement of its clients in diverse transactions including cross border transactions.

The Firm’s experience includes drafting of share subscription / share purchase / shareholders’ agreements, joint venture agreements / foreign collaboration agreements, company incorporation documents, partnership deeds, Limited Liability Partnership Agreements, Technology Transfer Agreements and other business agreements relating to entities, expatriates or contractors, advisors and consultants.

Preparation of Feasibility Study Report

The Firm helps organisations to carry out the financial feasibility of a business venture and also create a base for preparation of a business plan. The firm co-ordinates with the technical and marketing agencies, where required, for providing single point solution to the clients for generating a comprehensive feasibility study reports.

Setting up of R & D Centres

Under the schemes of the Government of India, there are incentive schemes, including weighted deduction for tax purposes, for setting up and operating R & D Centres, provided such centres have approval from the Government. The Firm helps organisations in obtaining such approvals and registrations from various departments. The firm has helped Technology Companies, Auto Ancillary Companies, chemical companies and other manufacturing enterprises for setting up such R & D Centres and obtaining approvals.

Corporate Law Advisory Services

The firm with its team provides support for compliances with entire set of corporate laws including compliances under the [Indian] Companies Act, 1956, Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1996, Foreign Contribution [Regulation] Act, 1984 and other legislations. The firm advises the entities on compliance requirements and the procedures prescribed under these legislations. The firm also helps the enterprises for implementing the entire procedure required under these regulations including for cross-border investments, buy back of shares, further issue of shares, change in the management, purchase and sale of undertakings, compounding of offences, etc. The Firm also represents the cases of its clients with the government authorities by making personal appearances.