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The Firm possesses vast experience in the insurance sector, having handled the entire gamut of insurance law issues. As part of its insurance experience, the Firm has advised and is advising companies in connection with entry strategy into the insurance sector in India, including investment structuring, the insurance regulatory framework and obtaining the requisite approvals. It also assists foreign insurance majors in choosing their joint venture partners and in conducting the requisite legal due diligence; negotiating joint ventures; drafting of various transaction documents, etc.

The Firm has also extensively interacted with the insurance regulator i.e. Insurance Regulatory Development Authority ("IRDA"), on various policy and regulatory issues. The Firm has worked closely with the Insurance and Pensions Executive Committee of the United States-India Business Council on formulating a focused advocacy campaign in connection with the Insurance Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2008. In this regard, the Firm has also independently undertaken a detailed analysis of the draft bill and has circulated a paper containing an overview of the proposed amendments to various players in the insurance industry.