Recent Developments in the Regulatory Investment Regime in India

Nishith Desai Associates
Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP New York Office
July 13, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

On Wednesday, July 13th, Nishith Desai Associates, a leading Indian law firm working in coordination with Friedman Kaplan, made a presentation at Friedman Kaplan's offices to a select group of clients on investing in India. The presentation, including a Q&A session, addressed the following topics:

  • Overview of the economic, political, and regulatory climate in India, and possible implications of the Brexit vote
  • Recent liberalization of Foreign Direct Investment regulation, and the Indian investment regime for U.S. and offshore investments
  • Investments through swaps and other derivative instruments, including recent SEBI guidance
  • Tax considerations and reporting obligations for foreign investors in India, including recent Mauritius developments
  • Investment activity by Indian funds and other companies in the U.S., and related Indian legal considerations