Establishing new businesses as a corporation, sole proprietorship or purchasing an existing business or assets to further incorporate an operation; prepare employment contracts, non-disclosure agreements, shareholders and investor negotiations, keeping and maintain companies’ records for operating businesses and holding investments for their owners, proving good standing with BC Corporate Registry and Corporations Canada to assist your global growth strategy, expertise in foreign corporations in Canada;
MERGE & ACQUISITIONS
Before entering into the acquisition process will also include a legal counsel to shopping around for financing and cash flow, analyzing internal corporate capabilities to create value, investigating gross margin to working capital and inventory turnover in order to verify whether the acquisition could expedite the process. Minimizing negative impacts implies integrating the acquisition with employees, customers and suppliers’ issues, communicating with them to reduce all the disruptions during the transition. Who else better than your lawyer to take care of this?
CONTRACT PREPARATION & NEGOTIATION
Managing contract portfolios is a new proposed multi-disciplinary activity at The Latin Lawyer in Canada, for software, construction, real estate contracts and any other commercial sector counting with the best and accessible management tools in order to help clients to get organized, legally perform and execute any contract.
RETAIL & FRANCHISES
The goal is to provide an answer to any strategic question regarding retail law, including trademarks, distribution such as drop shipping, connecting with the firm’s expertise in E-commerce for all. If you come to Canada to install a new retail, to immigrating your business as part or not of a provincial nominee program you will certainly need this assistance. Expanding retail operations in Canada, sector specialized, The Latin Lawyer can advise restaurants, hotels, B&Bs, food stores, fashion brands, and different forms of retail nationally and internationally:
ARBITRATION LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION
The firm offers a litigation service in complex dispute resolution and commercial arbitrations without the associated costs imposed by big law firms, delivering the same experience and knowledge. The firm has long experience in negotiating international disputes, solving conflicts of law and determining the proper forum in complex cases.
TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
Do you need to know about both Canadian, Foreign and International regulations governing trucking, maritime and air traffic? And legally understand all the modalities of logistics and transportation? Shipping methods have become sophisticated enhanced by new technologies and global digital trade. An expertise is also accessible to defining sustainable energy initiatives in order to reduce CO2 emissions, inspired in global climate change.
US-CANADA CROSS BORDER LAW
Cross-border services are focused in small businesses between Canada and the United States in the following areas Private M&As and compared Can-US corporate law; fintech business immigration; Dual compliance for diverse industries; Individuals with assets and rent in the neighbour country, digital trade and US-Canada business immigration. Dual taxation; international lending, bi-national franchising, cross border estates and family; and snow bird immigrants.
CANNABIS INDUSTRY LAW
Since the cannabis industry is hyper regulated, divided in recreational, medical and industrial productions, it has respectively changed consumer protection, intellectual property, technology law and agri-business law. Corporate Financing it has to be said is a common denominator for all of them.
DIGITAL MEDIA, MUSIC, FILM & ADVERTISING LAW
In the music industry, the Latin Lawyer can draft any contract, to protect both digital and social media, minimizing tax and IP liabilities for production, record label, artist management, concert productions, recording, publishing, licensing, and even business e-books. In the film, gaming, visual arts and video industry, the firm has expertise in the Youtube claim system, copyrights licensing agreement, agency agreements, monetization legal issues, creative representation, domain name sales, consulting agreements independent contractor agreements, influencer agreements, business non-disclosures, artwork releases, patent applications and assignments, reprinting permissions, photography and videography services agreements, sponsorships, trademarks, website affiliate or development agreements.
REGULATORY COMPLIANCE ENVIRONMENT SOCIAL GOVERNMENT (ESG)
Many years of experience of on-site corporate responsibility, external and in-house counselling enable the Latin Lawyer to help your clients to build trust in the process of your business and potentially improve the profitability of your company. Being transparent with the organization of sensible proceedings such as ensuring data protection, financial services or health care information prevent and save high expenses in remediation of compliance breaches.
TRADE SECRETS, PATENTS, COPYRIGHTS
The art of solving complex IP disputes outside the courts and provide a fast route for an international defence of copyrights, patents, trademarks, domains, trade secrets and designs in different industries depends on a global knowledge of different areas of the law. This expertise results from the experience in mediations combined with a legal knowledge of technologyThe Latin Lawyer cooperates to obtain valuable information in grey areas such patentability, keeping the client options open, simply explaining national and international IP systems in order to achieve the proper registration application and filling, claiming priorities, and advising during examinations.
BANKING & SECURITIES LAW
Legal services in securities & banking law involves legal due dilligencies, credit negotiations, finance agreements,Preparing white papers and prospectus, negotiating with investors, compliance with securities’ provincial regulations, take-over bids and defending take overs with poison pills, reverse take-overs; prospectus disclosure, reporting for prospectus disclosure; prospectus clearances; resales of securities; multi-jurisdictional disclosure; initial Public Offerings, initial Coin Offerings; focus in blockchain and cryptocurrencies trade regulations, fintech innovation, resource projects and financing.