King Stubb & Kasiva has been representing several reputed insecticide, pesticide, and agrochemical companies in India and providing them a wide array of services. Our services encompass both advisories as well as litigation-related matters.
The Firm represents a broad range of clients that are involved with agrochemicals, including:
Transaction related advisory including drafting term sheets, carrying out due-diligence and drafting definitive agreements;
Advisory on regulatory compliances under the Insecticides Act, 1968, Seeds Act, 1966, Fertilizer Control Order, 1985, Legal Metrology Act, 2009 etc.;
Providing opinions on and Drafting replies to show cause notices received from Insecticides, Fertilizers and Seeds Inspectors and other authorities;
Filing appeals and representing Clients before Appellate Authorities constituted under the Insecticides Act, 1968, Seeds Act, 1966, Fertilizer Control Order, 1985 etc. against refusal to grant registration or licenses under the said Acts;
Representing Clients before various Courts in misbranding cases;
Filing petitions before various High Courts for quashing of criminal prosecution under the Insecticides Act, 1968, Seeds Act, 1966, Fertilizer Control Order, 1985 initiated against Clients;
Filing petitions before various High Courts and Supreme Court against various Govt. actions, decisions, etc. that are prejudicial to the interest of the Clients;
Carrying on investigations and anti-counterfeiting raids on behalf of the Clients;
Handling PAN India litigations including recoveries and dishonouring of cheques for the Clients
Representing the Clients in matters pertaining to tenders, arbitrations etc.
Auditing licenses issued to the Clients under the Insecticides Act, Seeds Act and Fertilizers Control Order to ensure that the same are in compliance with the requirements of law;
Providing advisory services regarding issues that might arise in mergers, acquisitions, takeovers, JV, etc. between two agrochemical companies;