Erlex Attorneys Ltd concentrates on serving enterprises and on business law. The clients comprise of national medium and small sized companies and corporations and public sector as well as internationally active corporations.
Our clientele include enterprises e.g. from the following business areas: energy, construction, metal industry, information technology, telecommunication, distribution, and public sector. We serve our clients both in specific assignments and regarding all of their legal matters.
Key practice areas
Besides GENERAL BUSINESS LAW including COMPANY LAW our key practise areas are:
Drafting and negotiating national and multinational contracts, e.g. project contracts, asset and share sale and purchase contracts, delivery contracts, consortium and co-operation contracts, consultant and service contracts, alliance contracts, commercial agency and distribution agreements, information technology agreements, tenancy, rental and leasing agreements.
Evaluation of contractual risks of companies, drafting and setting up of contract administration processes with model agreements.
MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
Handling of questions and contracts connected to sale and purchase of companies including Legal Due Diligence.
Consultation in respect of bidding processes, drafting of bidding documents, assisting in claim procedures.
ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT, AND WASTE LEGISLATION
Energy sector matters, e.g. plant construction, EPC contracts, consultation agreements, energy agreements, O&M agreements, environmental regulations.
Questions concerning waste legislation including recycling
DUTIES OF THE DATA PROTECTION OFFICER AND ADVISING IN DATA PROTECTION MATTERS
Data protection regulation is in a new phase in Finland and in Europe. The European Union has adopted the EU General Data Protection Regulation, which will apply from 25 May 2018.
In certain cases, the Regulation requires the appointment of a Data Protection Officer. Even if there is no obligation to appoint, each company should consider examining its own activities’ compliance with the provisions as well as its processes and the content of its contracts to take into account the requirements of the Regulation and national law.
Designing and conducting training regarding contract law. Special courses in respect of Fidic based (Fidic = International Federation of Consulting Engineers) contracts.