1. IT startup package
- Consulting on the forms of doing business in Belarus, choosing the legal form of business;
- Turnkey solution to register a company;
- Customization of company’s charter to regulate relations between founders;
- Preparation of partnership agreements to regulate relations between founders;
- Consulting on tax system selection;
- IP package (preliminary IP Due Diligence, IP rights transfer from team to a company);
- Documenting and accounting of intangible assets in a company, regulation of works made for hire regime;
- Support within the trademark registration procedure;
- Preparation of contracts (license agreements, software development contracts, etc.);
- Startup team package, recruitment consulting, preparation of standard employment contracts, position descriptions, and other local acts;
- Enforcement of trade secrets regime in a company (execution of trade secrets policy, NDA, etc.);
- Preparation of Non-compete and Non-solicitation agreements;
- Consulting on share-option schemes, option agreements development;
- Fund-raising consulting, structuring of convertible loans transactions;
- Consulting on startup and intangible assets sales matters.
2. Early-stage fundraising
Most startups in their early stages of development face the need to formalize relationships with new partners financially involved in the project and to attract investments through various legal instruments.
We provide legal assistance in the following areas:
- Advising on fund-raising matters;
- Formalizing the partners’ startup entry with monetary contributions;
- Structuring convertible loan transactions;
- Structuring of loan transactions, including those secured by intellectual property.
Experts in the field
Сurrent legal support to the company, including: creation and protection of intellectual property, releasing video games, advising on national and international taxation, monitoring registration for Hi-Tech Park residency.
BelPrime Solutions ltd.
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Red Rock ltd.
Systematic consulting of a successful Belarusian startup developing software for health/fitness exercises, including corporate, tax, contractual consulting and IP matters.
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