Corporate Legal Counsel at Magna International
- Pune, Maharashtra, India (Pune Area, India)
- Legal Services
Kaushik Kute's Overview
- Corporate Legal Counsel at Magna International
- Legal Counsel - Power Product Division at ABB
- Proprietor at Advocate and Independent Legal Professional
- Deputy Manager - Legal at Sterlite Technologies Limited
- Deputy Manager at Suzlon Energy Limited
- Sr. Executive - Legal at Kinetic Engineering Limited
- Associate at Thakker & Thakker
- ILS LAW COLLEGE
- Brihan Maharashtra College Of Commerce
- Bal Vikas Vidyalaya
Kaushik Kute's Summary
I have obtained a Degree in Law from the ILS Law College, Pune in the year 2001. Since then for 12 years I have been working in various Law Firms in Mumbai and Companies of national and international repute. During these years I have acquired extensive exposure in Corporate Laws, Corporate Commercial Laws and Litigation.
Currently Worked with ABB Limited as Division Legal Counsel for the Power Product Division, which is one of the biggest divisions for ABB in India. I am involved in Tender Process, Vetting of Contracts, coordinating the Risk Review Process. I am also the Integrity officer for the location and responsible for FCPA Compliance and Anti - Trust issues for the Division. I have been conducting extensive trainings for Business Colleagues on above subject alongside other legal trainings.
Specialties: Drafting, vetting and negotiating Commercial Contracts and advisory in Corporate Laws, Commercial Litigation and Arbitration, Auditing the Compliance under Clause 49 of Listing Agreement and FCPA Guidelines.
Kaushik Kute's Experience
Corporate Legal Counsel
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; MGA; Automotive industry
September 2013 – Present (1 year 1 month)
Legal Counsel - Power Product Division
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; ABB; Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing industry
April 2011 – August 2013 (2 years 5 months) Vadodara
Vetting Commercial Contracts, Tender Documents.
Highlighting the risks to the Country and Global Management.
Managing the risk review management and waiver matrix;
Location Contracts as well as litigation;
Integrity Officer under the FCPA requirements
Advocate and Independent Legal Professional
October 2009 – April 2011 (1 year 7 months) Pune Area, India
Consulting corporate clients in finalizing all types of Commercial Contracts & Contract Management and consultancy in Corporate Laws.
Assisting for structuring of “Compliance Mechanism” with regards to compliance required under various statutes.
Conducting Legal Audits for ascertaining the prospect with regard to Litigation Cases filed by and against the Company.
Deputy Manager - Legal
Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Telecommunications industry
November 2007 – September 2009 (1 year 11 months) Pune
Reviewing tender documents.
Compliance & internal audits.
Compliance manual & HR manual.
Compliance System (Section 49 of Listing Agreement).
On point contact for all Legal Functions of the Company;
Worked and complied Compliance Manual and Compliance system which is followed by the company as per requirement of clause 49 of Listing Agreement;
Worked and coordinated with external consultants on an acquisition of UK based Company;
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; Renewables & Environment industry
2006 – 2007 (1 year) Pune Area, India
Contract drafting and vetting, including but not limiting to award of contracts to EPC through tendering process or direct contracts (turnkey or on BOQ)
SEZ & land acquisition process.
Setting up of 4 SEZ in one year
Monitored setting up of SEZ in India along with the notifications from the Government Office;
Monitored and standardised legal documents with regards to Unite Holders and Developer;
Executed contract with utility providers at the SEZ sites.
Sr. Executive - Legal
Kinetic Engineering Limited
October 2005 – November 2006 (1 year 2 months) Pune Area, India
Contract drafting and vetting.
Civil and criminal litigation.
Managing 500 + litigation matters.
Handling and managed more than 500 legal cases all over India at different forums;
Kaushik Kute's Skills & Expertise
- Corporate Law
- Contract Negotiation
- Commercial Litigation
- Intellectual Property
- Legal Writing
- Due Diligence
- Civil Litigation
- Privacy Law
- Legal Advice
- Joint Ventures
- Contract Management
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Legal Assistance
- Competition Law
- Corporate Governance
- Dispute Resolution
Kaushik Kute's Education
ILS LAW COLLEGE
1998 – 2001
Brihan Maharashtra College Of Commerce
1992 – 1997
Bal Vikas Vidyalaya
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