Entertainment and Film Industry

Context:

An investor in the Dominican Republic required advice on the occasion of his interest in investing in the film industry in the Dominican Republic. As a result, the Firm issued a legal opinion regarding the incentives established by Law No. 108-10 for the Promotion of Film Activity, as well as general information on the applicability of the film law in particular case, as well as the requirements to benefit from these incentives, the tax exemptions applicable to these special activities, among other considerations contained in the rules governing the matter and our recommendations for its investment.

Benefit:

With this consultancy, the client was able to secure its investment and apply the incentives that allowed the fulfillment of its interest in investing in the Dominican Republic’s film industry.

Lawyers:

Esq. José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto, Managing Partner
Esq. Laura D. Polanco Coste, Dispute Resolution Partner
Esq. Paula Alburquerque Batista, Dispute Resolution Junior Associate


Context:

The client is a French multinational company, owner of one of the most diverse commercial centers in the Dominican Republic. In this case, Alburquerque successfully assisted the client in signing a Lease Agreement for commercial premises with a surface area of two thousand square meters (2,000.00 m2), leased for the purpose of operating a movie theater or cinema with a total of seven (7) theaters with a capacity of one thousand seats, in favor of a prestigious company that offers such services and that represents foreign film houses.

Benefit:

The client has managed to position its brand even more with the use of the installed platform, with great advantages for its clients.

Lawyers:

José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto, Socio Director
Laura D. Polanco Coste, Dispute Resolution Partner
Paula Alburquerque Batista, Dispute Resolution Junior Associate


Context:

The client is a French multinational company mainly dedicated to the import, distribution and sale of cosmetics and perfumery products. Alburquerque assisted in the subscription of an E-commerce and Online Platform Services Agreement with a company whose main objective is the development and expansion of businesses using state-of-the-art technology and strategic marketing. In this sense, they made available a collaboration proposal to launch the project to the company we counseled, based on an online sales channel for retail customers.

Benefit:

Using the installed platform, the client has been able to position its brand even higher in the market and provide great advantages for its customers.

Lawyers:

Esq. José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto, Managing Partner
Esq. Laura D. Polanco Coste, Dispute Resolution Partner
Esq. Paula Alburquerque Batista, Dispute Resolution Junior Associate