ERA Helicopters LLC – We advised the client in structuring of helicopter wet lease transactions in India and advised them on tax and PE issues. ERA is the longest serving helicopter transport operator.
European Cargo Services – Acted as the India counsel on the acquisition of Aviation Solutions GSA Group’s Air Cargo and Logistics business for South East Asia Region. Conducted due diligence on the Indian subsidiary of Aviation Solutions GSA Group and advised on the transaction documents from the Indian law perspective. Assisted the client on regulatory and statutory compliance from Indian law perspective for the said transaction.
GMR Hyderabad International Airport, a joint venture company promoted by the GMR Group, in partnership with Government of India, Government of Andhra Pradesh and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad, for legal advice and drafting of Request for Proposal and License Agreement for Retail Facilities at new Greenfield Hyderabad International Airport. Also advised on issues relating to Government policies on foreign investment in retail trading pursuant to a Concession Agreement between GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. and the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India for Public Private Participation for development of the new airport and for setting up of retail facilities at the airport.
Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAPL), filed Company Application in Karnataka High court seeking leave of the court to permit disposing-off the assets that belonged to Kingfisher Airlines Limited lying at Mumbai International airport occupying an extent of about 6500 Sq. ft. When the application was taken up, counsel for SBI, the Lead Consortium and Official Liquidator strongly opposed our application stating that they have the rights and powers to decide what to do with said assets and even disposal thereof. The court allowed MIAPL to sell the assets of Kingfisher airlines lying at their premises by way of public auction and also granted MIAPL’s request to recover expenses related to auction from the sale proceeds.
Rolls-Royce North America, Inc. – Legal counsel to the client for termination of an employee. The Firm drafted various agreements and other requisite documents about the termination of employment e.g. termination notice, compromise agreement, etc.