International public law, Environmental affairs, Law of the sea

Our director has an extensive experience regarding the international public law, environmental affairs and law of the sea.

The experience include the preparations of international reports, participation and negotiations in international bodies such as United Nations and in other regional Fora, our trademark on this field is the deeply knowledge of how the international rules are created and how the international framework works.

 

Inheritance Law

  • Chilean wills.
  • Recognition and execution of foreign wills in Chile.
  • Probate, testate and intestate inheritances.
  • Inheritance tax planning.
  • Chilean probate and administration of estates.

Intellectual Property

  • Brands, advising on their development, management and protection.
  • Trade mark and patent registration.
  • Claims in general.
  • Know how licensing.
  • Copyright and design-right licensing.
  • Litigation for infringement of intellectual property rights.

Litigation

  • Disputes with Chilean national and local authorities.
  • Chilean and international civil and commercial litigations.
  • Claims in general.
  • Bankruptcy.
  • Debt recognition and collection in Chile.
  • Enforcement of foreign judgments in Chile.

Taxation

  • Real estate transactions in Chile.
  • Setting up of foreign business in Chile.
  • Foreigners living and/or working or doing business in Chile.
  • Overseas transactions for EU-USA based countries.
  • Advice on indirect taxation issues (V.A.T.) (I.V.A).
  • Appeals before the Tax Authorities and Courts.

 

Company & Commercial Law

  • Company setup and structures.
  • Incorporation of foreign companies, subsidiaries or branches of foreign companies in Chile.
  • Company sales and purchase.
  • Franchising.
  • Joint ventures and shareholders agreements.
  • Agency and distribution agreements.
  • Mergers and acquisitions.
  • Commercial contracts both national and international.

Real State

  • Sale and purchase of properties, and time-sharing residential property, as well as commercial property.
  • Drafting of rental agreements of commercial property, business and residential property.
  • Real estate law in general, including planning applications and administrative appeals.
  • Development projects and contracts, both for tourism and residential purposes.
  • Mortgages.
  • Project financing.
  • Public coastal domain.
  • Building contracts.
  • Time-share contracts.

Inmigration

  • Setting up a business in Chile.
  • Business relocation.
  • Tourist extension visas.
  • Temporally residence permits.
  • Definite residence permits.
  • Family reunion.
  • Working and residence permits as self-employed.
  • Working and residence permits for employees.
  • Residence permits with non-profitable interests.
  • Residence for foreign students.
  • Renewal of permits and residencies.
  • Transfer foreign workers employed by USA or European companies doing business in Chile.
  • Acquisition of Chilean nationality and passport.
  • Judicial procedures in immigration matters.