Mergers & Acquisitions
The Firm has a vast practice in the field of Mergers and Acquisitions. The team at Ricky Chopra is highly experienced in this field and has worked with multinational business organisations, assisting them in mergers, acquisitions, consolidations, takeovers etc. The Firm is engaged in providing advisory & regulatory compliances support to organisations going through mergers & acquisitions. We provide legal support on Corporate and security law issues related to SEBI Takeover Code, Initial public offerings, taxation, reduction in capital, winding up, buy-back and buy-outs of shares. The Firm has a dedicated team of researchers who conduct due diligence for companies on target companies before going for large business transactions.
The team at Ricky Chopra is well equipped to draft offer letters, tenders, share purchase agreements, shareholders agreements, joint venture agreements, non-compete & non-disclosure agreements, escrow agreement etc. and constantly provides procedural support government approvals, statutory filings, publications & closure of deals.
General Corporate & Business Laws
The firm is engaged in a vide scope of corporate law practices. The team at Ricky Chopra is equipped with skills to provide advisory support to companies from their initial setup, investments, compliances, agreements and contracts, and to assisting them on do’s and don’ts with a view to avoid litigation.
The Firm has experts in the field of investment laws who advise our clients on Foreign DirectInvestment and compliances with Foreign Exchange Management Act and RBI rules and guidelines. The firm has a robust team of researchers for due diligence on target company for investment purposes. The firm provides legal opinions on aspects of investments by parent companies in target companies and is efficient to draft all the legal documents. The Firm helps our clients in setting up wholly owned subsidiaries, joint ventures and also provides all kinds of litigation support in investment related disputes for e.g. siphoning of money, money laundering, breach of trust etc.
Civil, Criminal & Commercial Litigation
We have a robust team consisting of highly experienced legal experts to represent clients in complex matters before the courts. The firm handles in all kinds of litigation matters including civil, criminal, corporate, constitutional and intellectual property related litigations for national & international Clients. The Firm has a special team to handle white collar crimes with lawyers who retired from the police forces and having indepth knowledge of the area.
Intellectual Property Law
Our law firm provides a variety of Intellectual Property services in the fields of Patent, Copyright, Trademark, Design, Data Protection, etc. The IP team comprises of both litigation department for IP litigation matters and Prosecution department for registrations of trademarks, patents, designs and copyrights. Our legal experts also provide legal opinions for proper use of third party trademarks, copyrights, patents and designs. The firm represents clients in every forum such as Registrar of Trademarks, Intellectual Property Appellate Board, Copyright Board, District Courts and High Courts with original jurisdiction and all the Appellate courts, Hon’ble High Court and Hon’ble Supreme Court.
Telecom, Media & Information Technology laws
The firm handles the matter related to information technology laws, cyber laws and data protection laws in all the courts and tribunals. We also handle matters related to hacking, internet fraud, privacy and security related issues. Our team is well versed with the laws related to cyber-crime such as cyber stalking, rights related to copyrights, computer and content related offences etc.
The team at Ricky Chopra International Counsels is engaged in advising clients on both direct and indirect tax related matters and represents its clients before the tax authorities, tribunals and appellate courts such as Commissioner of Income Tax, Income Tax Appellate Tribunals, Hon’ble High Court and Hon’ble Supreme Court of India. The team has experience in advising several national and multinational clients.
Labour & Employment Law
The Firm has a dedicated department to handle labour and employment matters. The services provided by the firm in the field of labour and employment laws are:
- Drafting and reviewing of employment agreements, non-disclosure agreements, appointment letters and other such documents
- Advisory on termination of employees, labour and employment issues, disciplinary proceedings, employees and labour rights, sexual harassment at workplace, Employee Provident Fund (EPF), Gratuity strikes and lockouts and compliances as per relevant and applicable laws and
- Litigation practices pertaining to employee compensations and claims, labour disputes, breach of contract etc.
The Firm is equipped with a robust team to handle real estate matters and provides the following services:
- Due Diligence on properties and on investors.
- Drafting and reviewing of all kinds of agreements and deeds.
- Legal opinions on investment procedure, limits, compliances with regulatory guidelines and law and
- Representation of clients in the courts of law for disputes arising out of properties.
Family Law cases are fought with emotion and compassion. The team at Ricky Chopra International Counsels provides family law services in the following type of cases:
- Divorce & Alimony, & Child Custody
- Domestic Violence
- Partition and
- Hindu joint family and coparcenary disputes
ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The Firm believes in speedy justice and thus is actively involved in settling matters through alternative means. The firm is involved in Arbitration & Alternate Dispute Resolution at National and International levels and handles the following matters:
- Arbitration in Civil & Commercial matters
- Mediation & Conciliation
- Out of court Settlement and
- Enforcement of Arbitral Awards
LEGAL COMPLIANCE & TRAININGS
Non- compliance of certain laws and regulations by a company may not only damage the reputation of the company but can also bring legal and penal liabilities. We advise our clients regarding legal compliance and on precautions to avoid litigation. We assist our clients in key areas such as Information Technology, SEBI, FEMA, EPF, Labour & Employment, Sexual Harassment at Workplace, ISO and other applicable laws.
The Firm, on the request of the client, works with client’s corporate team and conducts workshops and trainings for the officials of the company. Our dedicated team makes every effort to satisfy the training needs of the clients. We understand the line of work of our clients and advise them on the legal aspect of their business activities. During training we advise our clients about each and every responsibility and regulatory compliance that has to be met in order to avoid any legal face-off in the future.
Businesses these days face tough legal challenges on Environment & Sustainability Issues. We at Ricky Chopra - International Counsels assist clients effectively manage these challenges with focused consulting on varied aspects of Environmental Law. Our team of Lawyers & Environmental Experts create robust framework for organizations facing such challenges to achieve Sustainability goals while Complying with Environmental regulations. We assist clients in looking beyond Compliance and in aiming for Environmentally Sustainable Business Practices. Our team of Experts provide support to organizations in:
- Compliances (ISO Standards) & Reporting (GRI).
- Policy Making & Implementation.
- Trainings & Internal Audits; &
- Energy Efficiency & Green Building Certifications.