Legal Documentation

We enter into contracts every day for business and personal reasons. Some of these contracts are written, while others are oral. In every case, it is important that the terms of the contract are fairly negotiated, properly drafted, and reviewed to ensure the contract meets the intentions of the parties. Whenever two parties enter into a contract, everything could be going smoothly until a problem arises. When the problem does occur, the parties will revert Read more…

Trademark Registration

What is a trademark? A trademark is anything that is used, or intended to be used, to identify the goods of one manufacturer from the goods of others. It is a brand name. Trademarks are important business tools because they allow companies to establish their product’s reputation without having to worry that an inferior product will diminish their reputation or profit by deceiving the consumer. Trademarks include words, names, symbols and logos. Anything that distinctly Read more…

Foreign Investment Facilitation

Nepal is open for business in many areas, with progressive policies by the Government of Nepal to attract foreign investment and agencies such as the Department of Industry under the Ministry of Industry and Investment Board Nepal, which is headed by the Prime Minister himself, mandated to provide investors with all the help they need. For national priority projects, foreign investment is especially encouraged in the recently enacted Foreign Investment Policy, 2015. Foreign Investment approval Read more…

Corporate Compliance

Every Company incorporated in Nepal must comply with the on-going government rules and regulations after incorporation; all registered companies are required to comply with the various laws and provisions under the Companies Act 2006 as well as rules and directives made there under. Office of Company Registrar (OCR) under the Ministry of Finance, Government of Nepal is the designated authority that deals with regulation of the registered companies and administration of Companies Act 2006. It Read more…

Business Incorporation Services

To start a business in Nepal, investors need to incorporate a company. The agency responsiblefor the incorporation of a company is the CompanyRegistrar Office (CRO) under the Ministry of Industry. We are a leading provider of company formation and administration services for small to medium-sized private limited companies in Nepal. We assist various international and domestic to incorporate companies each year. Our incorporation service includes: Name Reservation Documentation Services [drafting of Memorandum of Association (MOA) Read more…

SSF Regulations

Overview of Contribution based Social Security Rules, 2075 (2018) The Contribution Based Social Security Rules, 2075 (“Rules”) were made using the authority granted by Section 69 of the Contribution Based Social Security Act, 2074 to supplement the Act. The Rules were published in the Nepal Gazette on 3rd Mangsir, 2075 (19th November, 2018) with immediate effect. The major provisions of these Rules are as follows; DEFINITION OF GOVERNMENT FUND 1.1 The Rules define government fund Read more…