Tourism, Entertainment and Cinema
The firm’s tourism, entertainment, and cinema practice is best known for its full service approach, which includes representation in connection with due diligence, transactions and mergers and acquisitions, litigation, environmental permits, construction licenses, project finance, tax planning, and corporate, labor, and employment law matters, among other areas.
Client assistance includes more than just advising on day-to-day operations of hotels and resorts, airport managers, travel agents, tour operators, casinos, cruise lines, and international airlines. The firm’s services include assistance to obtain required permits for the operation of projects, the implementation of contracts for the operation of hotel facilities, and the identification of environmental constraints inherent in the development of projects in protected areas.
In addition, the firm advises on acquisitions, the due diligence process, and the installation of hotel chains in the Dominican Republic. The firm’s services include counseling on construction and acquisition financings, application of benefits from tax incentives, fiscal structuring, operating/management agreements, and advice on general recruitment.
Moreover, the firm provides assistance to companies and national and international investors in the start-up of film projects under the recently issued Law 108-10 for the Promotion of Cinematographic Activity in the Dominican Republic.