Cross-Border Commercial Transaction Services

Some of the cross-border commercial transaction services we provide include:

  • Acquisition counseling for foreign investors making U.S. acquisitions and for U.S. investors making foreign acquisitions
  • Business form counseling for direct investment in the U.S. by foreign investors including: branches, C corporations, general partnerships, joint venture arrangements, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, representative offices, S corporations and subsidiaries
  • Business form counseling for direct investment outside the U.S. by U.S. investors
  • Capital repatriation law counseling for foreign investors making U.S. investments
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Contract manufacturing agreements
  • Contract monitoring service
  • Corporate bylaws and shareholders agreements
  • Corporation law counseling for foreign investors making U.S. investments and U.S. investors making investments outside the U.S.
  • Country chart summary of U.S. export controls relevant to foreign and U.S. operations
  • Direct investment
  • Directors' resolutions
  • Due diligence services for foreign investors acquiring U.S. companies or making U.S. investments; trade transactions in corporate mergers and acquisitions; and U.S. investors acquiring foreign companies or investing outside the United States
  • Expatriate employment agreements
  • Foreign country counseling for U.S. investors, including advice on laws relating to business, capital repatriation, corporations, foreign exchange, foreign investment, income tax, investment, joint venture and profit repatriation
  • Foreign country tax treaty agreement counseling
  • Foreign country transfer pricing, value added tax law and withholding tax law counseling
  • Formation of foreign operations on behalf of U.S. investors
  • Formation of U.S. operations on behalf of foreign investors including: branches, C corporations, general partnerships, joint venture arrangements, limited liability companies, limited partnerships, representative offices, S corporations and subsidiaries
  • Franchise agreements
  • General partnership agreements
  • Indemnification agreements
  • Intermediary agreements
  • Investment law counseling for foreign investors making U.S. investments
  • Joint venture planning, agreements and counseling for foreign investors making U.S. investments
  • Lease agreements
  • Letters of intent
  • Limited liability company formation and operating agreements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Limited partnership agreements
  • Manufacturing agreements
  • Manufacturing license agreements
  • Market entry and expansion counseling for foreign investors making U.S. investments and for U.S. investors investing outside of the United States.
  • Master agent agreements
  • Master distributor agreements
  • Middlemen agreements
  • Monitoring service for state department registration
  • Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreements
  • Quick question service
  • Strategic alliance agreements
  • Technical assistance agreements (TAA)
  • Technology escrow and transfer agreements
  • Terms and conditions
  • Trade ombudsman service
  • Used equipment sales contracts
  • Value added reseller (VAR) agreements
  • Warehousing agreements (including ones with fiscal representative provisions)
  • Wholly owned foreign enterprise (China)