Introduction

IBRAR & ASSOCIATES

Solutions to knotty legal problems

 

Ibrar & Associates is based in Lahore, Pakistan working with the objective to provide its clients exceptional legal services at all levels. The firm provides clear and practical advice to clients on legal issues. The law firm deals with cases at all levels up to the High Courts and Supreme Court of Pakistan.

 

The firm is headed by Mr. Ibrar Ahmed (Advocate Supreme Court) whose extensive experience particularly in commercial and insurance law has received recognition from the bench and bar. Mr. Ibrar Ahmed has acted as legal consultant and advocate for individuals, small businesses and multi-nationals since 1996.

 

We provide clients with personalized legal advice and representation in a wide variety of contentious and non-contentious matters. We plead cases in the Supreme Court of Pakistan, the High Court of Sindh at Karachi and the Lahore High Court, Lahore. We have a dedicated team to file/contest constitutional petitions, civil suits, corporate matters, labour matters, family matters, trade marks appeals, claims by financial institutions, banking suits, rent appeals, income tax appeals and petitions to the Supreme Court of Pakistan by leave to appeal.

 

We undertakes a wide array of litigation work and maintain a varied client base in respect of litigation matters including banks, media, telecom, insurance companies, textile mills, pharmaceuticals and number of limited companies engaged in variety of businesses.

 

The Firm is very well known for advising and providing its clients with tax efficient strategies and most fiscally efficient structures to reduce tax liabilities in Pakistan. We advise several multinational and corporate clients in fiscal re-structuring in order to minimize their fiscal exposure in Pakistan. We represent various corporate entities in tax related litigation including tax appeals and revision petitions before the High Courts and Supreme Court of Pakistan.

 

Reuters: Business News

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  • TOKYO (Reuters) - Chinese stocks fell and the Australian dollar skidded on Wednesday after Moody's downgraded its sovereign credit rating on China, adding to worries about the global impact of slowing growth and rising debt in Asia's economic powerhouse.

  • LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland is struggling to reach a deal with all the investors who allege the lender misled them during a 12 billion pound ($15.6 billion) cash call in 2008, two sources familiar with the situation said.

  • SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's credit ratings on Wednesday for the first time in nearly 30 years, saying it expects the financial strength of the economy will erode in coming years as growth slows and debt continues to rise.

  • CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. grains trader Bunge Ltd said on Tuesday it was not in talks with Swiss mining and commodities group Glencore Plc , after the latter said it had made an informal approach to discuss "a possible consensual business combination."

  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC), which brings together all U.S. financial watchdogs, used to be the scourge of Wall Street but under Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin it can serve to ease its regulatory burdens.

  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court will weigh whether certain hiring practices at two of the country's top financial market regulators violate the Constitution on Wednesday, in a pair of cases that could have major ramifications for the policing of Wall Street.

  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump asked lawmakers on Tuesday to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over the next decade, taking aim at healthcare and food assistance programs for the poor in an austere budget that also boosts the military.

  • (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] said on Tuesday it underpaid its New York City drivers for the past two-and-a-half years, an error that could cost the ride-hailing company tens of millions of dollars.

  • NEW YORK (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley, the biggest U.S. brokerage by head count, told brokers Tuesday that it is standing down from the expensive recruitment wars, following similar steps taken earlier this month by competitor Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • (Reuters) - Corporations are cheering a U.S. Supreme Court decision limiting where they can be sued for patent infringement, but some intellectual property lawyers say loopholes in the ruling likely mean lawsuits will continue to be filed in plaintiff-friendly jurisdictions.