Premium law services in Accra, Ghana? Foreigners are permitted to invest in land in Ghana, but the nature and extent of the interests that they are permitted to own is restricted. Any person who is not a Ghanaian citizen may not hold a freehold or higher interest in land in Ghana. Foreigners and legal entities, whether or not wholly-owned by Ghanaian citizens, may therefore only hold leaseholds and lesser interests in the land. Additionally, any person who is not a Ghanaian citizen may not hold a leasehold interest for a term of more than 50 years at any one time. Our lawyers in Ghana offer a full range of property services including financing, acquisitions and disposals, tax efficiency, land use, environmental law, construction and leasing.
We specialize in all aspects of intellectual property protection and commercialization, including registration of trademarks, designs and copyrights, licensing of intellectual property, drafting intellectual property agreements and policies and intellectual property branding both nationally and internationally. We also have extensive experienced in IP related litigation and dispute resolution. CQ Legal is synonymous with entertainment, media and sports law due to our strength, in-depth and substantial presence in these fields. Our understanding of the unique issues that confront music, media film and sports talent allows us to offer a focused service to our clients within this sector.
Our Corporate department covers a broad spectrum of clients, encompassing public companies, limited liability companies, multinational corporations, local businesses and entrepreneurs involved in businesses in a variety of industries such as energy, aviation and infrastructure. We have a deep understanding of both complex domestic and international transactions as well as general corporate advice on day-to-day legal issues encountered by our clients. We are well-positioned to assist our clients in anticipating and achieving their business objectives. Our experience and knowledge of the public and the private sectors in Ghana gives us a deep and clear understanding of the wider legal and business environment. Read more information at CQ Legal.
Our service offering in this area includes: Mining, Oil and Gas, Project Finance, Energy, Renewable, Transport, Telecoms and Communications. We have the expertise to advise companies within the value chain including Government Entities and stakeholders within the sector, such as Independent Power Producers, Mining Companies, Bulk Distribution Companies, Operations and Maintenance Companies, Renewables, Transmission Companies, Oil Marketing Companies.
We focus on providing effective legal services and strategic advice, enabling our clients to understand and appreciate the limitations, scope and capability of the various insolvency and restructuring mechanisms in Ghana. New Law Passed in Ghana – Alternatives to Insolvency: With the economic impact of Covid-19 and an urgent need to protect businesses, Ghana’s Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency Act 2020 (Act 1015) which was passed in May, came at a crucial time. See even more information on cqlegal.net.