AREAS OF EXPERTISE

1. Business & Tax

 We want to know and understand the business of our customers, seeking to contribute, with dynamism and innovation, to their success. Our team works in an integrated and cross-sectional way, allowing a specialization in each industry, in each company.

The ability of international representation, innovation and technological basis and the close relationship with our customers enables a daily close monitoring, which becomes an effective advantage for your organization.

Corporate e Governance

We support our customers in setting up real and effective solutions to achieve the highest governance standards throughout their organizations’ lifecycle, especially in family businesses.

BUSINESS COMPLIANCE

Regardless of the sector or industry, the corporate or business compliance is increasingly becoming an essential part of a company’s life.
Our team is prepared to support companies in the implementation, development and update of their compliance programs, such as processes to ensure that your company and its employees comply with the applicable laws, regulations, standards and the best ethical practices applicable to the organization.
The implementation of a corporate compliance program supports organizations on the prevention and detection of rules and legal obligations’ breaches.

Furthermore, it sets expectations for employees and investors, helping the organization focus on broader goals, as it is an ongoing process.

TAX

A multidisciplinary and integrated team that seeks to answer to the specific questions of the industry and organization involved.

– Tax planning and optimization

– Structuring M&A, split-off and restructuring operations 

– Real Estate Operations

– Tax Litigation

– Social Security

LABOUR

One of the most sensitive areas when related to companies and organizations. Usually, the human resources management and related issues dictates the success and growth of a company. And our multidisciplinary and cross-functional team has the experience and capacity to customize and present innovative solutions that make labour management a true internal strength of the organization, with the daily proximity and monitoring of our customers’ internal human resources management structures.

– Organization of working schedules

– Restructuring, flexibility and versatility in hiring

– Discrimination and gender inequality in payment

– Representative structures of employers and workers

– Disciplinary Procedures – Instruction and monitoring

– Regulation of employee benefits, including senior staff

– Collective labour agreements

– Employment contracts – drafting and review

– Internal regulations and codes of conduct

– Preventive labour audits

– Labour Litigation

2. IP and Digital

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

– Intellectual property rights – including licensing

– Patents, Trademarks, Designs and Copyright

– Business Secrets and Unfair Competition

DATA PROTECTION AND TECHNOLOGY

In a digital world, our answer is technological, innovative and cross-sectional.

– Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity

– Telecommunications and IT (information technology)

3. Healthcare – Health

A sector in which we are experienced and usually monitor national health care professionals and providers, covering most of the legal and regulatory issues related to this activity.

– Regulatory Authorities

– Medical Professional Negligence

– Hospital Health Care Providers

– Internal Procedures – Health Compliance

4. Resolution of Disputes

In a true procedural and risk management strategy, we work with our customers to reach their business goals, even in a disputes stage, always on the principle of endeavoring our best efforts to reach the outcome best adjusted to the customer needs, with maximum speed and minimum impact.

– Commercial, banking and financial litigation

– Insolvency and judicial restructuring of companies

– Loan Recovery

– Insurances

– Transports and Infrastructures

We are a multidisciplinary team which genuinely embraces each project and each customer to their image and speaking their language.

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CONTACTS

(+351) 253 774 461

nova@novalegal.pt

Av. General Humberto
Delgado, n.º20 – 1º
4800-158 Guimarães, Portugal

We are a multidisciplinary team which genuinely embraces each project and each customer to their image and speaking their language.

CONTACTS

(+351) 253 774 461

nova@novalegal.pt

Av. General Humberto Delgado, n.º20 – 1º
4800-158 Guimarães, Portugal