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Contracts, Establishing Business Entities, Acquisitions, Restructuring, and Corporate Governance are important subjects in the commercial, corporate and banking field. The legal structure of a business venture or group of companies always serves a specific purpose.

The davidkock legal team is experienced in designing tailor-made legal solutions. Our many years of experience in advising companies with formations, amendments of articles of association, restructuring, re-domiciliation and company liquidation, positions us ideally to offer clients the clarity they require with legal matters.

The acquisition of companies is a major investment at davidkock legal. We advise clients on the status of registry area of business. Together with clients we draft and implement an effective strategy to successful conclude the acquisition. In practice this ranges from drafting letters of intent and takeover contracts, to final negotiations on the terms of takeover.

A due diligence investigation is an important part of any company takeover. When clients are the buyer, we collect all relevant information on the company that is targeted for acquisition, with all the information this will enable clients to arrive at a better informed opinion of the legal status and the risk of the intended purchase. When our client is the seller, it is important to organize the due diligence investigation such as it will interfere as little as possible with normal business operation.

We also ensure that the seller discloses only information that is essential to complete the transaction successfully. The attorneys at davidkock legal further also advise and support clients who are engaged in developing activities that fall under the supervision of the Central Bank of Curacao and Sint Maarten (CBCS) and also assist clients in their relations with the banking world. The practice group takes care of license applications to the CBCS and CBCS on behalf of securities intermediaries and investment funds.

The practice group knows how best to approach the CBCS to obtain the most beneficial outcome for their clients. They also know their way around the bank departments for special or intensive management. They advise their clients in formulating strategic targets and, as a result of their experience, are able to structure, and if necessary conduct, negotiations for their clients. The attorneys of the Bank and Securities Law practice group:

* are experienced negotiators to advise on and supervise the setting up of securities institutions and investment funds supervise and structure company financing and securities transactions on the private capital market

* draft contracts supervise the creation of and termination of credit facilities with the banks negotiate with the departments of special or intensive management at the banks. davidkock legal is specialized in drafting various types of agreements (contracts), as well as in handling issues arising from the conclusion and non-performance of agreements) Our specialists advise on:

  • Agency
  • Distribution
  • Franchise
  • Employment Agreement
  • Renting, Leasing and Letting
  • General Terms and Conditions
  • Interpretation of Contracts
  • Non-performance, Liability and Damages
  • Buying and Selling
  • Real Estate
  • International Contracts
  • Insurance
  • Pre-contractual Liability