This Doing Business Guide is a publication of the Dominican law firm Pellerano & Herrera. It has been prepared for those interested in investing in the Dominican Republic and provides information about the country, the laws that regulate its economy and society, and primarily the Dominican investment climate. This Guide allows readers to identify the wide variety of investment opportunities in the country and the legal framework that governs investments and investors’ commercial activities as well as the legal provisions applicable to foreign citizens when visiting the country.

This Guide does not constitute legal advice or a legal opinion about any specific matter. Should legal advice or other professional assistance be required, the services of a competent professional should be sought. The information contained in this Guide has been updated as of August 2014.

This Guide is regularly updated online at www.phlaw.com. ©1952-2014 Pellerano & Herrera. All rights reserved.