Foreign Direct Investment Laws
- Pre- incorporation advice
- Licenses application and legal compliances
- Working permits and visa
- Tax incentives and other preferred treatment
L Y Lu & Co has extensive experience in providing legal services to foreign direct investment or multinational corporations investing in Malaysia. We assist our clients over each individual stage of their projects as well as throughout the entire investment process.
Over the years of practice, we have developed an effective working system to fast track the processes of setting up company and commencing operation in Malaysia. The processes in-cludes establishing of new company or representative office in Malaysia, regularize the paid up capital, applying for business licenses and other permits relevant to client’s line of business, applying for working permits, and opening and maintaining reference files with the relevant au-thorities.
Our firm advised substantial number of foreign investors to set foot in Malaysian market. Through our constant dealings over the years, our firm has established an efficient and friendly working platform with local authorities and relevant governmental agencies, such as Commission of Companies Malaysia, Prime Minister Department, Ministry of Domestic Trade, Malaysia Industrial Development Authority, Immigration Department, Royal Malaysian Customs Department, Securities Commission etc.
We advise our clients in determining the most effective structuring of their deals, assist in the evaluation of potential business partners and locations and perform due diligence on target companies or assets. Additionally, we draft, review and comment on transactional documents, negotiate all terms of these documents on our client’s behalf, and monitor the complete in-vestment or divestment process for our clients in order to safeguard against possible pitfalls. Our experience enables us to help clients effortlessly navigate through the often complicated project process.