Ribeiro Hui

Services

Timely, practical and solution-oriented advice.

Areas of Practice

 

China Direct Investment

Establishment of the proper business vehicle and structure

  • Wholly Foreign Owned Enterprise

  • Co-operative Joint Venture

  • Equity Joint Venture

  • Trading Company

  • Commercial Company

  • Service Company

  • Representative Office

Regulatory Compliance

  • Business License Restrictions and Expansion

  • Import and Export

  • Foreign Exchange Control

  • Repatriation of Capital and Distribution of Profits

  • Regulated Industries

CEPA and Investment from Hong Kong


Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Asset and Equity Acquisition, Divestiture

  • Share Exchange

  • Management buy-out

  • Investment and shareholders agreement

  • Initial Public Offering

  • Privatization

  • Antitrust

  • Corporate Restructure and Spin Off


real property

  • Acquisition and Sale

  • Stamp duty saving schemes

  • Mortgage and security

  • Development Agreement

  • Project Finance

  • Registered Capital Contribution and Valuation

  • License and Tenancy



Corporate Commercial

  • Establishment of Business Vehicle

  • Corporate Restructure

  • Terms and Conditions of Sale/Purchase

  • International Sales

  • Distribution and Licensing

  • Manufacturing Agreements

  • Security Agreements

  • Agency Contracts


employment

  • Employment Contracts, expatriate and local

  • Employment Manuals

  • Ethics Policy and Legal Compliance Program

  • Confidentiality Agreements

  • Restrictive Covenants

  • Invention Assignment and Conception Agreements

  • Lay-offs and labor approvals

  • Trade union and collective agreements

  • Privacy and harassment

  • Equal Opportunity

  • Labor Arbitration and Litigation

  • Multi-forum litigation (injunctive remedies, IP protection and recovery of embezzled funds)

  • White Collar Crime


tax

  • Tax saving structures and commercial arrangements

  • Tax incentives

  • Inter-company tax arrangements

  • Enterprise Income Tax

  • Individual Income Tax

  • Withholding Tax

  • Value Added Tax

  • Consumption Tax

  • Customs Duty

  • Capital Gains

  • Tax appeals and negotiation

  • Double Tax Treaties



dispute resolution

  • Litigation

  • Arbitration

  • Mediation

  • Tax Appeals

  • Multi-forum Litigation

  • Administrative Proceedings

  • Injunctive Remedies

  • Letters of Requests and Depositions


Intellectual Property

Trademark

  • Prosecution

  • License

  • Acquisition and Assignment

  • Opposition

  • Cancellation

  • Unfair Competition

  • Anti-counterfeiting

  • Well known Trademark Protection Strategy

  • Portfolio Management

Patent and Designs

  • Prosecution

  • License

  • Acquisition and Assignment

  • Marking

  • Invalidation Proceedings

  • Joint Development Agreement

  • Portfolio Management

Copyright

  • Prosecution

  • License

  • Acquisition and Assignment

  • Unfair Competition

  • Trade-name Protection

  • Labeling and Product Packaging