The Team is an amalgamation of domain specialised lawyers who are dedicated to handle issues arising in the MSME- Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises sector in India. The firm frequently advises on regulatory, policy & legislation and also handles contentious disputes leading to litigation and arbitration. The MSME- Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises 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..
The MSME- Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises are defined by the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) Act, 2006 and divided into manufacturing enterprises and services enterprises. For the enterprise to categorised as MSME, the entity is required to be within the prescribed limits in the investment.
The MSME sector is supported by the government with subsidies, schemes and incentives to promote growth and increase employment. The Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Government of India along with other agencies such as NSIC, KVIC etc. to support the MSME sector.
The firm advises clients in the MSME sector from incorporation of entities, regulatory and compliances with the Registrar of Companies as well the MSME registration with the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Government of India. We also advise with regular compliances in the sector as well as Taxation related aspects impacting the sector.
We also advise the unincorporated MSMEs in incorporation as well as in corporate restructuring, drafting negotiating and execution of agreements. The firm is also engaged for advisory and compliances related to conducting business with MSMEs in India.
The firm also advises and represents its clients on Dispute Resolution & Litigation, Intellectual Property, Labour & Employment, Mergers & Acquisitions & Real Estate.