We provide support to our clients from incorporation to their day-to-day operations for wide spectrum of sectors. Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2018 commented that we impress clients with our flexibility, with sources reporting that our practice group is very accommodating.
Our corporate practice group routinely advises on:
Company law, incorporations, directors’ responsibilities, commercial contracts, franchising, licensing, regulatory compliance and foreign direct investments. We regularly assist foreign clients in understanding and negotiating the Malaysian regulatory regime.
We advise clients on setting up cross-border and domestic joint ventures. This includes advising on cross-border investments, particularly on issues relating to corporate structures, equity participation and prevailing laws and policies.
Structure and establishment of funds in Malaysia, Labuan and other tax friendly foreign jurisdictions. Our role also extends to advising on the management and exit mechanisms for investors.
We advise on legal issues in relation to the conduct of Labuan business activities from Labuan International Business and Financial Centre and structuring transnational businesses through Labuan.
We are also involved in the establishment of private and public investment funds in Labuan International Business and Financial Centre. Our role includes the drafting of investment memorandum and coordination of the applications to the relevant authorities.
With the continuous evolution of the media and entertainment industry, businesses are pushed to adopt new technologies, develop new strategies and learn to leverage on new platforms available in the market. We are able to provide advice on the following:
- content licensing, production, acquisition and distribution deals, including mobile applications, games, music recordings, television programming, film and content distributed over the Internet;
- merchandising, marketing, advertising and promotional agreements; and
- copyright and trademark permissions.
We have assisted clients in achieving their ESG goals by drafting and reviewing their company policies, advising on business collaboration and conducting ESG due diligence. We advise clients on regulatory compliance and issues involving trading of carbon credits, renewable energy, corporate governance, human rights, social responsibilities and labour practice.