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Rajkishore Associates is a law firm specializing in corporate law and procedures of the Indian legal and business system. As a professional law firm, the firm assists clients entering the Indian market, advising them on the most efficient market entry strategy and tax efficient structure.

The firm specializes in Company IncorporationsJoint ventures, Foreign Direct Investment, Foreign Collaborations, Technology Transfers, Domestic and International Commercial Arbitration, Trademark, Copyright & Designs, Mergers and Acquisitions, Information Technology, Capital Market Transactions, Real Estate and Property Laws besides other legal areas.

Key Practise Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions

The firm provides legal advice and assists in the takeover of a business in India by a foreign entity. As part of the takeover process the firm conducts corporate,

Incorporation Services

The firm assists foreign and multinational companies in setting up a Wholly Owned Subsidiary company or a Joint Venture company in India.

Due Diligence

The firm assists foreign investors and Indian investors to carry out a corporate and legal due diligences on various legal entities in India.

Joint Ventures

The firm specializes in advising foreign companies on their joint ventures with their Indian partners. The services cover drafting, vetting and finalizing

Foreign Direct Investment

The Indian Economy was famously called a License Raj in the 1960s, 70s and 80s. It has now turned full circle by transforming itself into a liberalized economy.

Admiralty & Maritime Law

One of the main focus areas for the firm is Admiralty and Maritime Law. The firm assists international clients in seeking legal recourse under the admiralty

Intellectual Property

A significant percentage of the firm’s practise consists of Intellectual Property Law.We file trade mark, design and copyright applications before the appropriate registrars,

Liaison, Branch & Project Office

Permission to set up a liaison office is granted by the Reserve Bank of India. Permissions are normally granted for a period of three years and can be extended

Real Estate, Property & Construction

The firm’s practice areas include Real Estate, Property, Construction and Zoning laws.The firm advises on property matters such as title investigation,

Corporate Transactions

The firm undertakes corporate transactions of various kinds including mergers, takeovers, private equity and venture capital investments,

Private Equity Deals

The firm assists private equity investors and venture capitalists to invest in Indian companies.As part of the services the firm carries out the legal due diligence

Domestic & International Arbitration

The firm advises clients on the laws of domestic and international arbitration in India. We assist clients in filing an arbitration claim and defending a claim

Corporate & Commercial Law

The corporate and commercial law practice is one of the core practice areas of the firm.The major areas of advice include:Formation of Companies & Legal

General Practice & Corporate Litigation

The firm undertakes litigation touching upon all the laws of India and laws of Tamilnadu and Karnataka. We file and defend money suits, appeal suits,

Approvals & Compliances

To carry on business in India, a company requires a number of approvals from various government departments.Depending on its business areas

Business Outside India

The firm assists Indian corporates and Indian individuals to carry on business in other foreign jurisdictions.Outbound foreign investment is

Firm News

Rajkishore Associates sets up wholly owned subsidiary in India for USA based company

USA based Mindboard Holding Inc. has set up its wholly owned subsidiary in India and the firm has assisted in its establishment. The Indian WoS will carry on the business of developing products for the information technology sector.

Rajkishore Associates sets up wholly owned subsidiary in India for Modern Space Hong Kong

The firm has advised and assisted Modern Space Hong Kong set up its wholly owned subsidiary (WoS) in India. Modern Space India Private Limited will focus on supply of high end furniture and accessories for retail spaces across India.

The firm will continue to provide other services for the Company such as assistance in finalization of a lease for their business operations besides day to day legal advice.

Synapse Medical Services, Australia sets up wholly owned subsidiary in India

The firm has assisted Synapse Medical Services Pty. Ltd., located in Australia in the establishment of its wholly owned subsidiary (WoS) in India. Synapse has set up its WoS to carry on the business of medical coding and medical billing. Expected to staff around 100 personnel Synapse might also be looking to establish itself in a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) for which Synapse will look to the firm for assistance once again.

Wellisen Nutraceuticals Private Limited acquires the spirulina unit of Avantha Holdings Limited.

The firm has assisted in achieving closure of the acquisition deal of Wellisen Nutraceuticals to acquire the 45 acres spirulina factory located at Nanjangud, Mysore from Avantha Holdings Limited together with the business, plant, machinery and personnel. The firm has advised Wellisen in the drafting and finalization of the Business Transfer Agreement (BTA), other ancillary agreements as well as the registration of the sale deed pertaining to the 45 acres plant with the Sub Resigtrar at Nanjangud, Mysore.

Rajkishore Associates completes due diligence of Himachal based auto component company prior to private equity investment

The firm has completed the due diligence of a public limited company based in Himachal Pradesh, manufacturing components including gears and non gears for supply to the commercial vehicles segment. The firm was retained by a venture capital fund set up under a nationalized bank prior to the fund’s proposed private equity investment.

Rajkishore Associates sets up wholly owned subsidiary in India for Sparky Animation Pte. Ltd., Singapore.

The firm has assisted Sparky Animation Pte. Limited located in Singapore in the establishment of its wholly owned subsidiary (WoS) in India. Sparky Animation has set up its WoS to cater to the business of development of content animation for its various television product series. Expected to staff around 50 personnel at the commencement of business, the Company will expect to ramp up the head count soon. The firm will continue to provide other services for the Company such as assistance in finalization of a lease for their business operations besides day to day legal advice.