The firm has a well established trade law practice, including anti-dumping law, safeguards law and the Foreign Trade Policy. The firm is very well positioned in its trade law practice and has been involved in a number of trade proceedings, delivering satisfactory results to its various multi-national and domestic clients. The firm brings a combination of expertise and good relations within the Government departments.
The firm also represents its clients before the Appellate Authorities, namely, Customs, Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal, New Delhi and the Supreme Court of India.
The firm has been actively representing the steel and petrochemicals industry from Korea and the automotive industry from Europe.
DGS recently assisted GPX Global Systems Inc, USA to set up its second internet Data Centre in Mumbai to be designed, built, and operated to the highest U.S. and E.U. standards for environmental controls, security, power availability, infrastructure flexibility, physical security, and customer support. The Data Centre design accommodates equipment delivery and staging, access to telecommunications services and maintenance service. DGS assisted in all regulatory approvals including from Department Of Telecommunications and Department of Revenue in Maharashtra and other commercial aspects of setting up the second Data Centre. DGS had previously assisted GPX Global Inc, USA to set up its first Data Centre in Mumbai in the year 2012 under the OSP category of the Telecom Policy.
The transaction was led by Niti Sudhakar.
DGS recently assisted Havas Participations, France with the acquisition of the majority stake in Sorento Healthcare Communications Private Limited ("Sorento"), a leading Indian healthcare advertising agency for an undisclosed consideration. Consequent to this deal Sorento is now rebranded as Havas Life Sorento making it part of “Havas Health and You”. Havas Health and You is the consumer healthcare division of the group.
The transaction was led by Ameeta Verma Duggal. Deal reference
DGS assisted Dayal Buildmart Private Limited to acquire a 33% equity stake in Mourya Realty Private limited for an undisclosed consideration in a debt and equity investment deal. This acquisition helps braodbase the Amantara group of hotels in Udaipur, Rajasthan. The transaction was led by Ameeta Verma Duggal.