The firm has been actively involved in advising many non-profit organizations and trusts in achieving their various social objectives. Some of the charitable or not-for-profit organizations being represented by the firm are Combat Blind Foundation-India; SAHIL; Vibhuti Educational & Welfare Society of India and ELSA-Lady Shri Ram College Alumni Association. DGS also regularly advises the firm’s corporate clients on issues pertaining to the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition & Redressal) Act, 2013. A partner of the firm is also the vice chairperson on the Ethical Review Board of one the leading research organizations in the field of social research that involves human subjects who are considered vulnerable including issues like LGBT studies being funded by World Bank.
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.