The Team is an amalgamation of domain specialised lawyers who are dedicated to handle issues arising in the automotive sector in India. The firm frequently advises on regulatory, policy & legislation and also handles contentious disputes leading to litigation and arbitration. The automotive team spread across offices in New Delhi and Mumbai provide regular support in coordination with the Mergers & Acquisition,Consumer, Dispute Resolution, Regulatory & Public Policy, Labour & Employment, Intellectual Property, Tax Law and other teams across various offices to provide transactional, advisory and litigation services..
Manufacturing is one of the high growth sectors in India. The country is rising as a manufacturing hub and has a significant contribution to the Indian economy. The key ministries of the Government of India such as Ministry of Heavy Industry, Ministry of Commerce and Industry as well as sectoral specific ministries. Furthermore the respective states also have dedicated to development of Industries in the states.
Manufacturing is also attracting significant foreign investments including products such as mobile phone, luxury products and automotive sector and manufacturing bases are being established in India. With rapid development of industrial corridors and Special Economic Zones (SEZ), manufacturing is providing impetus to industrial development in India and holds much promise in overall development.
The firm advises on various aspects of conducting business relating to setting up of facilities right from acquisition of lands, due diligence of title documents, obtaining approvals for change of land use, environmental clearances, licensing and regulatory approvals.
Further, the firm also handle commercial contracts for manufacturing, distribution, agency, sub-contracting and contract manufacturing.
The firm also assists in intellectual property management for the manufacturing entities, including trademark as well as patent prosecution, licensing and litigation.
The firm is also involved in labour law, packaging and labelling norms as well as logistics related contracts.