Copyright in Mongolia
A copyright is a legal device that gives the creator of a literary, artistic, musical, or other creative work the sole right to publish and sell that work. Copyright owners have the right to control the reproduction of their work, including the right to receive payment for that reproduction.
Legal summary of the Corporate governance code of Mongolia
The issue of a corporate governance started to receive attention in Mongolia since the year 2000, and it is viewed that development of corporate governance in our country is important for creation of appropriate conditions for sustainable and proper management and organisation of companies, in particularly of publicly listed companies, so that trust bonds between shareholders and companies is maintained and ability of companies to attract investment is improved.
Let us introduce you this 'Doing Business in Mongolia' publication prepared by associate office of GRATA International law firm in Mongolia. The information in the brochure is based on theoretical and practical information available as of April 2019. The content of this brochure is intended for foreign businessmen and companies seeking to do business in Mongolia, incentives and support measures for investors.
Alternative Dispute resolution – Arbitration
Arbitration is the formal alternative to litigation resettlement. In this process, the disputing parties present their case to a neutral third party or arbitrator, who renders a decision. Arbitration is generally considered a more efficient process than court because it is quicker, less expensive, and provides greater flexibility of process and procedure.
How to incorporate a company or representative office in Mongolia?
Despite the fact that Mongolian legislation provides for a wide range of legal forms of commercial entities (limited liability company or LLC, joint-stock company or JSC and joint venture), in practice, private businessmen and foreign investors mostly prefer LLC or JSC. Representative office of foreign legal entities is also common
The competition law regulates matters related to the creation of conditions for fair competition in the market for business entities, identification and implementation of legal and organisational grounds for prohibition, restriction and prevention of any activities impeding competition.
International taxation reform and Mongolia
From 2000, global policy, documentation and software on international taxation have been developed and many countries have joined to the implementation of Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Package. In order to effective implementation, Inclusive framework of four minimum standards of BEPS package and the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, a multilateral framework is implemented. Over 100 countries are members of these international taxation initiatives which means many countries are proactive on international taxation matters and being a part of it.
Legal Summary on Electronic Money Regulation in Mongolia
New Law on National Payment System, dated 31 May 2017, shall become effective from 1 January 2018. The importance of the new law is an integrated payment system launch between the Central Bank, commercial banks, legal entities, other financial institutions and individual customers.