ABA-SILF Conference 2014
The American Bar Association along with Society of Indian Law Firms and Services Export Promotion Council will be organising a conference on ‘Threading the Needle in U.S. India Deals: Safe Passage through Formidable Legal Risk’ from 13 to 15 February, 2014 in New Delhi.
This conference is supported by Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan. Ms. Vijaya Sampath, Senior Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan ...
Conference on Corporate Governance
International Bar Association (IBA) is organising a Conference on Corporate Governance from 16-17 January, 2013 in Singapore.
This conference aims to examine the current scenario of corporate governance and regulatory issues in key economic continents. This conference will focus on best practices and strategies for public and private companies as well as specific issues concerning shareholder...
International Investment Arbitration Conference, 2013
National University of Singapore along with Center for International Law is organising 4th Annual Singapore International Investment Arbitration Conference on 3 December 2013, in Singapore at the auditorium in the Supreme Court of Singapore.
The first session “Investment Treaty Arbitration in Asia” will provide an overview of the present landscape of investment treaty arbitration in Asia...
National Conference on M & A - 2013
ASSOCHAM is organizing a National Conference on “Mergers & Acquisitions in the New Era of Companies Law” on 24 October, 2013 in New Delhi.
This conference will cover some of the key changes in merger/demerger processes, cross border mergers, fast track mergers between small companies and holding – subsidiaries, and provisions relating to minority shareholders’ protection and exit.
Corporate Legal Counsel Conference
The 6th Annual Corporate Legal Counsel Conference will be held in Dubai from 9th to 10th September, 2013. Ms. Vijaya Sampath, Senior Partner & Country Head, Corporate Practice, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan is the chairperson for this conference.
Discussions will be held on various topics like - 'Assembling the correct mix of internal and external counsels for optimal protection coverage', 'Red...
Conference on tax aspects of M&A
23 July, 2013
The recent relaxations in FDI policy and other such measures are likely to boost in-bound transactions. Awareness about potential tax risks in emerging economies like India is sine qua non for doing business.
Acquisition, merger, demerger, slump sale, joint venture, restructuring and IPO call for optimisation of cash flows by mitigating tax risks. Tax planning can add signifi...
Interface between IP and competition law
An international conference on interface between intellectual property and competition law is being organised by Assocham on 12th July, 2013 in New Delhi, India.
The topics for discussions include 'Legal framework for regulating IPR license agreements', 'Monopolistic behaviours in horizontal agreements and vertical agreements', 'IPR and the abuse of dominant position', 'IPR & Competition : Fr...
Seminar on Due Diligence
A national level seminar titled "Due Diligence - Key to successful business deals" is being organised by Assocham on 7th June, 2013 in New Delhi.
Due diligence is of paramount importance for companies aspiring to acquire. Besides data, due diligence also involves assessment of potential financial, legal, and regulatory exposures. The process provides insight into the target company’s structur...
National Summit on Arbitration in India – Road ahead
Resolution of commercial disputes in a transparent manner and removal of roadblocks to a swift and effective system will be in focus in the National Summit on Arbitration in India – Road Ahead to be organised by ASSOCHAM on May 25, 2013.
The key issues identified for discussion in this seminar to be held in New Delhi are need for arbitration and the future of arbitration in India, pitfalls i...
Conference on Value Creation through M&As
Global uncertainties and domestic factors have impacted mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in India in 2012. But 2013 is expected to be different and M&A activity is set to pick up momentum.
High interest rates, depreciation of the rupee and slow GDP growth have been attributed as reasons for the dip in M&As so far. Global economic currents like uncertainties in the Eurozone, slow recovery in th...
Doing business in India
One of the major pieces of legislation being enacted in India is the Companies Bill 2012 that replaces the Companies Act of 1956. The new company law will govern the manner in which companies are incorporated, managed and controlled and has far reaching implications for industry. The market regulator, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is also considering regulations...
Conference on Indian Corporate Law Regime
A conference titled "Indian Tax & Corporate Law Regime - Conference on Budget 2013 & new Companies Bill" is being held in Singapore on 7th March, 2013.
The conference, organised by Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, will discuss various direct and indirect tax proposals contained in Budget 2013 besides analysing the provisions of the new Companies Bill, 2012. While the Companies Bill has been passed...
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