Our Firm offers a comprehensive range of services for the setup and operation of a business in Cyprus, including the below:
- Incorporation of Cyprus companies
- Provision of company secretarial services and registered office
- Company management and administration
- Banking support services
- Company capital operations, increases of share capital, reductions of share capital, conversion of share classes.
- Alterations to company structure.
Additionally, we offer all key services to the completion of commercial transactions and assist with the legal aspects of corporate management. Our Firm’s experience on the corporate sector, ensures that the individual needs of every client, whether a start-up or small business or a multinational company, are met with a tailor-made and efficient solutions.
Our firm advises on all aspects of corporate and commercial law, including the below:
- Drafting and reviewing of contracts and agreements
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Corporate restructuring
- Joint Ventures
- Cross-border transactions
- Shareholders Agreements and Corporate Governance
- Capital Markets
- Corporate disputes
Furthermore, we assist with advisory services and licensing for Cyprus Investment Firms, Cyprus Investment Funds and other regulated entities.
The implementation of the so called IP Box has effectively established Cyprus as one of the most attractive regimes when it comes to the safeguarding and tax optimisation of the rights stemming from the ownership of Intellectual Property.
The features of the IP Box – legislation were enacted to provide incentives and tax exemptions for the stimulation of innovation and development.
Furthermore, the wide network of double tax treaties ratified by Cyprus offers a uniquely advantageous opportunity for structuring the efficient exploitation of Intellectual Property rights.
Cyprus is a member of the World Intellectual Property Organization and has ratified among others the Paris Convention, the Berne Convention, the Madrid Agreement & Protocol, the Patent Cooperation Treaty and the European Patent Convention, and due to its advantageous geographical position serves Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa as a regional business hub.
Our team advises on and deals with all aspects of the protection of Intellectual Property, including registration of local, community and international trademarks, protection of trademarks, copyrights, patents and in general IP rights both on a local and international level, infringement of IP rights and registration of domains.