Support to highly relevant initiatives

With outstanding performance in the third sector, working together with social enterprises, CQS Attorneys seeks to reinforce its commitment to the high relevance of social initiatives.

Clients

Public Interest Civilian Society Organization (OSCIPSs), Social Organizations (OS), Public Utility Entities (federal, state and local levels), Charitable Organizations for Social Assistance, and several other non-profit organizations, foundations, or institutes.

Sponsors and supporters of these organizations.

Social enterprises.

Areas

Solutions

  • Eligibility and Entitlement
  • Defense of foundational bodies
  • Establishment of Entities
  • Partner advice
  • Term enforcement
  • Legal Actions
    • Eligibility and Entitlement

      Legal advice on eligibility and entitlement processes, like OSCIP, OS, Public Utility (state and local), and CEBAS.

    • Defense of foundational bodies

      Protecting the interests of foundational bodies before the Public Prosecutor’s Office and other public organizations.

    • Establishment of Entities

      Drafting articles of incorporation and other corporate documents, filings and entity registrations before the Civil Registry and the Brazilian IRS, in preparation to benefit from OSCIP or OS eligibility.

    • Partner advice

      Assistance to partner organizations during the practical implementation of the agreed adjustments, not only before the Public Administration, as well as the accountability of funds received from the Public Prosecutor’s Office by way of fomentation.

    • Term enforcement

      Consulting during the implementation of terms of partnership, terms of cooperation and fomentation, as well as management contracts.

    • Legal Actions

      Practice, active or passive, in various suits involving relations between companies, and between companies and the public authorities.

    • Public calls

      Monitoring entities to participate in public calls done by the Administration.

    • Accountability

      Legal assistance during the accountability of funds transferred before the Public Administration and the Court of Auditors.

    • Entity Analysis

      Analysis and adequacy of entities seeking OSCIP or OS eligibility before the Ministries and/or competent Secretary Offices.

    • Purchases and contracting

      Legal support for the preparation of purchase regulations and contracting with partner organizations, as well as for selection processes when hiring staff.

    • Social enterprises

      Legal structuring of the operation, encompassing corporate and tax planning, incorporation of a for-profit company, and planning and preparation of contracts focused on social entrepreneurship activities.