Companies Act

Companies in liquidation: How resolution plan in CIRP differs from scheme of compromise under Companies Act

The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC Code) enacted on May 28, 2016, provides for invitation of resolution plans from Prospective Resolution Applicants (PRAs) for revival of the corporate debtor

The mechanism will ensure the CoC members abide by the rules and the stressed asset resolution process remains transparent.

कंपनियों को छोटी-मोटी गलती पर नहीं मिलेगी सजा, कंपनी कानून में होंगे 72 संशोधन; कैबिनेट ने दी मंजूरी

सरकार ने बुधवार को हुई मंत्रिमंडल की बैठक में कंपनी कानून में संशोधन के प्रस्तावों को

Panel suggests sweeping changes to Companies Act

A government-appointed panel on Monday suggested sweeping changes to the Companies Act, 2013, making it easier for companies to raise funds and reward senior management and ensuring that steps to enhance shareholder democracy

Changes in six laws on the anvil to usher in bankruptcy code

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is likely to propose amendments to six laws next year towards bringing in the new bankruptcy code for companies, partnerships and individuals.

Column: Par value of shares – An outdated concept

Company Law must replace it with a simplified disclosure and a modern regime

Column: Clarification raj

The regulators’ wide discretionary powers and ambiguous legislation are hurdles for a stable legal framework.

Government eases procedures for establishing companies

Single e-form now has been introduced by government to apply for DIN and reservation of name of the company.

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The positive fallout: Better laws to govern corporates

The Satyam scam may have jolted both India Inc and the regulatory authorities by its sheer scale and brazenness but over the years it has led to major changes in the country’s corporate law...

Editorial: Preventing another Satyam

New Companies Act fixes many potential concerns

Verdict corner: Reforming India’s party financing

Failure to institutionalise political funding has opened the floodgates of corruption, and has led to lack of transparency in electoral system...

Column: Time to fine-tune Companies Act

Many provisions—such as, on exemptions—require clarity while conflicts with RBI and Sebi rules need resolution

Base insolvency law on Viswanathan committee report

The proposed bankruptcy law must protect unsecured creditors’ interests as well

Editorial: Insulating banks

Holding company structure is best way to do this

New companies law more ‘user-friendly’, says survey

More than nine months since the new companies law came into force, most executives feel that the legislation...

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Editorial: Evening the scales

Small shareholders can no longer hold firm to ransom

Column: An unfinished business

The significant changes are limited to related-party transactions and fraud reporting

Dispel uncertainty over related-party transactions

Sebi’s listing agreement should be in line with the ‘ordinary resolution’ provision for RPTs of the Companies (Amendment) Bill 2014

Companies Act: Despite Law Ministry advice, floor for paid-up capital removed

Law ministry red-flagged the move saying minimum paid-up capital is a check against proliferation of shell companies.

Lok Sabha clears changes to Companies Act to improve business climate

A bill seeking to remove "oppressive provisions" in Companies law and to align it with international practices was approved by Lok Sabha.

Narendra Modi govt clears changes to Companies Act for ease of doing business

Within months of the new Companies Act coming into force, the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday cleared a slew of changes...

Cabinet clears changes to Companies Act for ease of doing biz

The new Companies Act, which came into force with effect from April 1 with some provisions...

Ease of doing business: Govt set to iron out ‘thorny’ provisions in Companies Act

Fraud reporting by auditors only beyond a certain threshold; imprisonment for certain contravention to be done away with.

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Corporates to pump in Rs 14,000 cr towards CSR in 2014-15: FM Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said companies are expected to pump in Rs 14,000 crore for CSR activities in 2014-15.

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