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    PRACTICE AREAS

    As a full-service law practice, Jus Maxima Law Offices offers an extensive range of legal services addressing the international and local needs of clients.

      

    Our strength is our capability to collaborate among offices, and bring together teams of lawyers with the right mix of legal, commercial and technical skills to match the needs of client spread across various jurisdictions.

      

    Our practice areas include both traditional legal services as well as know-how and services in select specialist areas of law.

    WE

      

    Focus on an all round analysis of all legal, business and non-legal angles to a client concern to deliver strategic advice and services.

      

    Have a creative work style and a highly motivated team

      

    Provide comprehensive & cost-effective legal solutions

    CORPORATE LAW SERVICES

      

    • Company Name Search

    • Business start-up, including Incorporation of companies, LLPs, partnerships, proprietorship firms

    • Incorporation of non profit organizations / NGOs, trusts and societies

    • Processing of DPIN, DIN, PAN/TAN, IEC, S&E, ST, IT, VAT Registration and trading licenses

    • SME services

    • Board and shareholder disputes.

    • Directors’ duties.

    • Shareholder agreements.

    • Preparing formal Board and Annual General Meeting Minutes.

    • Joint Ventures

    • Mergers and Acquisitions

    • Foreign Collaborations

    • Agencies, Distributorships, Licenses and Franchises

    • Corporate Governance

    • Sale and purchase of the share capital of a company.

    • Sale of a business.

    • Document registrations

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to the above and other corporate transactions

    • Advice and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above and other commercial transactions

    • Due diligence, regulatory compliance audits, and other legal audits

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding corporate disputes

     

    COMMERCIAL LAW SERVICES

      

    • Legal Advice and consultation

    • Drafting and reviewing all corporate contracts, deeds, affidavits,

    • Legal notices

    • Legal opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues, and

    • Negotiations

      

    pertaining to:

      

    • Arbitration

    • Banking

    • Corporate matters including private limited companies, LLPs, partnerships, etc

    • Civil matters

    • Consumer matters

    • Media, Broadcasting and Entertainment

    • Information Technology

    • Intellectual Property

    • Employment and Labor matters

    • Real Estate, Gifts, Wills, Trusts and Societies

    • Telecommunication

    • Shipping

     

    PATENT

      

    (INDIA and other countries)

      

    • Patent Search

    • Patent Filing, Prosecution and Registration

    • Patent Pre Grant and Post Grant Oppositions

    • Patent Renewal Services

    • PCT Patents

    • Patent Tracking Services

    • Patent Watch Services

    • Patent Mapping and Portfolio Management

    • Patent Audit and Valuation

    • Patent Licensing and Registration for Patent holders or representing licensees in technology transfer transactions

    • Employee Inventions and Payment

    • Representing parties in transactions leading to commercialization of their patent rights

    TRADEMARK

      

    (INDIA and other countries)

    • Trademark Search

    • Trademark Filing, Prosecution and Registration

    • Trademark Oppositions

    • Trademark Rectifications

    • Trademark Renewal Services

    • MADRID and CTM trademarks

    • Trademark Tracking Services

    • Trademark Watch Services

    • Trademark Mapping and Portfolio Management

    • Trademark Audit and Brand Valuation

    • Trademark Licensing and Registration for Trademark holders or representing licensees in transfer of brand and goodwill transactions

    • Anti Counterfeiting services

    COPYRIGHT

      

    (Under the Berne Convention in 164 party countries)

    • Copyright Assignment and Registration

    • Copyright Filing, Prosecution and Registration

    • Copyright Audit and Valuation

    • Copyright Licensing and Registration for Copyright holders or representing licensees in Management Deals

    • Royalty repatriation transactions.

    • Representation or counsel in distribution arrangements.

      

    GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATIONS

      

    • Geographical Indication Search

    • Geographical Indication Filing, Prosecution and Registration

    • Geographical Indication Oppositions

    DESIGNS

      

    (INDIA and other countries)

      

    • Design Search

    • Design Filing, Prosecution and Registration

    • Design Oppositions

    • Design Cancellations

    • Design Tracking Services

    • Design Watch Services

    • Design Mapping and Portfolio Management

    • Design Audit and Valuation

    • Design Licensing and Registration for Design holders or representing licensees in technology transfer transactions

    • Representing parties in transactions leading to commercialization of their design rights

    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SERVICES

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to IP matters

    • Advice and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to IP matters

    • Legal Notices including Cease and Desist Notices and Caution Notices

    • Investigations and raids against infringements

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding IP disputes, unfair trade practices and counterfeit goods in the various courts and tribunals throughout India

     

    TAX LAW PRACTICE

      

    Our practice in tax law focuses on:

       

    Advising our clients on the entire gamut of taxation,
                  - direct and indirect,

                  - treaty interpretation, and

                  - transfer pricing Issues.

      

    Rendering comprehensive tax advice on
                  - in-bound and out-bound investments and

                  - structuring of the transaction through a tax favorable jurisdiction most suitable to such transaction

     

    • Obtaining Advance Tax Rulings for our clients, in respect of a transaction undertaken or to be undertaken by them with Authority of Advance Rulings.

    • Representing our clients in Tax Appeals and Litigations at all foras – Commission of Income Tax (Appeals), DRPs (Dispute Resolution Panels), Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, High Court/s and the Supreme Court of India.

    • Coordinating with foreign counsels on behalf of our clients, who are setting up operations overseas or are undertaking on any transaction undertaken with an Indian resident, be it with reference to treaty interpretation or withholding tax issues in India

    • Rendering advice on transactions undertaken by an Indian resident with foreign entities; for instance, treaty interpretation and application of Indian tax laws to such transaction

    • Drafting tax related provisions in various offer documents, such as for international or domestic offerings

    • Giving industry specific tax advice to software companies, banks, insurance companies, the media and entertainment sector, telecommunications sector, cross-border lease transactions, among other.

    • Assisting our clients in globalizing their operations. We give advice on which holding company structure would be most suitable with a view to ensuring global tax efficiency.

    • Conducting Tax and well as legal due diligence for our clients in case of takeover, merger, acquisition or other form of restructuring or arrangements.

     

    LITIGATION

      

    (ADMINISTRATIVE BODIES, TRIBUNALS, SPECIAL COURTS, HIGH COURT AND THE SUPREME COURT)

      

    • Pre-litigation strategy

    • Public Interest Litigation

    • Writ Petitions

    • Corporate and Commercial disputes 

    • Land and Property disputes

    • Intellectual Property disputes 

    • Consumer disputes

    • Environmental disputes

    • Service matter disputes

    • Investment Disputes

    • Out of court settlements

    • Criminal  matters

    • Handholding International Litigation

     

    ARBITRATION

      

    • Services as Arbitrator in Dispute Settlement  through domestic and international commercial arbitration

    • Drafting and reviewing Arbitration Agreements

    • Drafting and reviewing Alternative Disputes Resolution Clauses in commercial contracts  

    • Enforcement of Foreign Judgments and Arbitration Awards

    • Services as Mediator in Dispute Settlement

    • Drafting and reviewing Mediation Agreements

    • Drafting and reviewing Mediation Clauses in commercial contracts

     

    REAL ESTATE, CONSTRUCTION AND ENGINEERING

      

    • Property Title Search, Record and History Checks

    • Leases and Tenancy

    • Sale and Purchase

    • Construction and Planning

    • Property Development

    • Property Registrations

    • Wills, Gifts and Registration

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to the above

    • and other property transactions

    • Advice, Due Diligence and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above and other property transactions

    • Assisting in preservative measures (injunctions, caveats, mortgages)

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding land and property disputes

     

    CONSUMER LAW SERVICES

      

    • Consumer Frauds

    • Business Malpractice

    • Product Liability

    • Service Liability

    • Compensation Claims and Litigation / Arbitration   

     

    BANKING AND FINANCE

      

    • Property Pre Loan legalities including Property Title Search, Record and History Checks

    • Property Purchase legalities including drafting and reviewing of contracts and registration

    • Loan and Mortgage Issues

    • Credit Card Issues

    • Financial Transactions

    • Cheque Bounce and Cheque related Frauds

    • Letter of Credits

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Assisting in preservative measures (injunctions, caveats, mortgages)

    • Advice, Due Diligence and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above matters

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to the above and other banking transactions

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding banking disputes

     

    IT LAW AND DATA PROTECTION

      

    • Advice and Legal Opinion on Information technology transactions

    • Domain Name Watch Services

    • Domain Squatting Disputes before the Courts in India and ICANN

    • Handholding Domain Name Registrations

    • Compliance with Data Security Laws

    • Compliance with Foreign Laws

    • Compliance with Privacy Laws

    • Data Transfer and Sharing

    • User and Privacy Policies

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to the above and other IT matters

    • Advice and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above and other IT matters  

     

    LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

       

    • Confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements

    • Drafting and negotiating employment contracts.

    • Staff Recruiting, Hiring, Evaluation of Personnel Procedures

    • Staff Transfers and Onsite Deputation in employer or client workplace

    • Business Transfers, Factory Closures and related Employment and Liability Issues

    • Merger and Acquisitions, Take Overs and Employment Law Aspects

    • Outsourcing

    • Workplace Evaluation and Compliance

    • Employee Manuals

    • Contract Management

    • Employment Termination Procedures

    • Pension and Social Compensation Plans, Benefit, Bonus and Incentive Plans, Pay Systems

    • Industrial Accidents and Occupational Health

    • Data Protection Requirements

    • Insolvency and Employment Aspects

    • Drafting and reviewing all contracts and documents pursuant to the above and other employment matters

    • Advice, Due Diligence and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above and other employment matters

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding employment disputes

     

    MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT

      

    • Drafting and reviewing all commercial media contracts

    • Copyrights and trademarks including filing, prosecution and infringement

    • Licensing of property rights

    • Franchise Agreements

    • Mergers, acquisitions and Joint Ventures

    • Licensing

    • Advice, Due Diligence and Legal Opinion on legal, policy and regulatory issues pertaining to the above and other media transactions

    • Legal Notices including Public Notices

    • Litigation and Arbitration regarding media disputes