Latest Updates

  • Inter - Governmental Agreement with United States of America under Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act- Registration [ IRDA/F&A/CIR/GLD/165/07/2014][21st July 2014]

  • Clarification on appointment of auditors in Government companies under section 139(5)/(7) of the Companies Act, 2013 [ General Circular No. 33/2014][31st July 2014]

  • Constitution of Special Investigating Team - sharing of information [ A. P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 18][30th July 2014]

  • External Commercial Borrowing (ECB) Policy — Review of all-in-cost ceiling [ A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.17][28th July 2014]

  • Trade Credits for Imports into India — Review of all-in-cost ceiling [ A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.16][28th July 2014]

  • Central Government notifies class of companies for the purposes of second proviso to sub-section (1) of section 203 of the Companies Act, 2013. [ Notification File No. 1/5/2013-CL-V][25th July 2014]

  • Companies (Management and Administration) (Second Amendment) Rules, 2014 – amendment in rule 9, 13, 23 and 27 [ Notification F.No.01/34/2013-CL-V Part-I][24th July 2014]

  • Companies (Removal of Difficulties) Sixth Order, 2014 – Amendment in sub clause (iv) of clause 76 of section 2 dealing with related party [ Order F. No. 2/14/2014-CL.V][24th July 2014]

  • Clarification on position limits of domestic institutional investors for currency derivatives contracts [ CIR/MRD/DP/23/2014][24th July 2014]

  • Clarification on transitional period for resolutions passed Under the Companies Act, 1956 [ General Circular No.32/2014][23rd July 2014]

  • Change in Government Debt Investment Limits with regard to Foreign Portfolio Investment (FPI) [ CIR/IMD/FIIC/ 17/2014][23rd July 2014]

  • Foreign investment in India by SEBI registered Long term investors in Government dated Securities [ A. P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 13][23rd July 2014]

  • Export of Goods and Services - Project Exports [ A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.11][22nd July 2014]

  • Provision Regarding Contribution to Political Parties by the Companies [ Press Release][22nd July 2014]

  • Clarification on Section 58A(9) and Section 58AA of the Companies Act, 1956 [ Circular No. 1- 2014][22nd July 2014]

  • Constitution of Expert Committee to examine issues relating to maintenance of Cost Records and Cost Audit [ Office Memorandum No.52/22/CAB/2014][19th July 2014]

  • Extension of validity of reserved names [ General Circular No. 31/2014][19th July 2014]

  • Clarification and extension of deadline with respect to circular on ''Guidelines on disclosures, reporting and clarifications under AIF Regulations'' [ CIR/IMD/DF/16/2014][18th July 2014]

  • Money Transfer Service Scheme - Delegation of work to Regional Offices [ A. P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 8][18th July 2014]

  • Rupee Drawing Arrangement - Delegation of work to Regional Offices [ A. P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 7][18th July 2014]

  • Bengal Chemist & Druggist Association, In re.  [2014] 121 CLA 196 (CCI)- Anti Competitive Agreement- Competition Act, 2002

  • Radhey Mohan Sharma v. Deputy Commissioner of Income-tax  [2014] 121 CLA 265 (Guj.)- Corporate Veil- Companies Act, 1956

  • P S Venkatachalam v. Samuthralakshmi Spinners (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 271 (Mad.)- Company Law Board- Company Law Board Regulations, 1991

  • Indiabulls Properties (P.) Ltd. v. Treasure World Developers (P.) Ltd.  [2014] 120 CLA 242 (Bom.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Official Liquidator, High Court, Madras and another v. R Vijayakumar and another  [2014] 121 CLA 102 (Mad.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Dr. Jang Bahadur Singh and Others v. Frick India Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 90 (P&H)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Kamal Kumar Gupta v. Indus Marine (P.) Ltd.  [2014] 121 CLA 96 (CLB)- Director- Companies Act, 1956

  • International Commenter Ltd. v. Columbia Trading Co. Ltd.  [2014] 121 CLA 81 (CLB)- Rectification of Share Register- Companies Act, 1956

  • Sanjay Suganchand Kasliwal v. Jugalkishor Chhaganlal Tapadia and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 68 (Bom.)- Reference to Arbitration- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Vijay Kumar D Shah v. Hewlett-Packard Global Soft Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 60 (Kar.)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Dr. Saibal Choudhury and Others v. Mahabir Tea Estate (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 51 (CLB)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Triumphant Institute of Management Education (P.) Ltd. and Another v. Inspire Educational Services (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 38 (AP)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Holystar Natural Resources (P.) Ltd. v. Union of India  [2014] 121 CLA 18 (Del.)- Non-performing assets- Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002

  • R P Khosla and Another v. Connaught Plaza Restaurant (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 12 (Del.)- Appeal against Order of Company Law Board- Companies Act, 1956

  • Indian Bank Association and Others v. Union of India and Others  [2014] 121 CLA 1 (SC)- Dishonour of Cheque- Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

  • Marine Geotechnics LLC v. Coastal Marine Construction & Engineering Ltd.  [2014] 120 CLA 349 (Bom.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Kishori Lal Agarwal And Others v. Alliance Engineers (P.) Ltd. And Others  [2014] 120 CLA 440 (CLB)- Company Law Board- Company Law Board Regulations, 1991

  • Gurpartap Singh And Anotherv.Vista Hospitality (P.) Ltd. And Others  [2014] 120 CLA 421 (Del.)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Count N Denier (India) Ltd., In re.  [2014] 120 CLA 385 (CLB)- Issue of Shares At Discount- Companies Act, 1956

  • Intesa Sanpaolo SPA v. Videocon Industries Ltd.  [2014] 120 CLA 389 (Bom.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Insider trading – Analysis of price sensitive information [ Nikhil Suresh Pareek • Soham Banerjee*]

  • Absurdities in definitions of ‘holding company’ and ‘subsidiary company’ [ Gaurav Pingle *]

  • Corporate Social Responsibility – New mantra gets crystallised [ Gaurav Arora* • Supritha Prodaturi**]

  • Ban on voting by shareholders at general meeting – A provision of questionable validity [ Dr. K R Chandratre]

  • Section 14 of the Securitisation Act – The troublesome facilitator [ PRANAV S ATIT • SHREYA MUKHERJEE]

  • Acquisition by Institutions and the Competition Act, 2002 [ Surendra U Kanstiya *]

  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on SEBI (Foreign Portfolio Investors) Regulations, 2014 [ Editorial]

  • Draft Sebi (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2014 – An Analysis [ Prarthna Baranwal*]

  • Practical aspects – Number of directorships [ Gaurav Pingle*]

  • Supreme Court verdict on transfer of securities of unlisted companies – A game changer [ Mugdha Joshi* • Gaurav Pingle**]

  • Corporate fraud – A holistic overview [ J Krishnamurthy*]

  • Board meetings through video conferencing [ Surendra U Kanstiya*]

  • Subsidiary – Definition needs amendment [ T V Narayanaswamy]

  • Rules under the Companies Act 2013 – Still many unresolved issues [ LALIT KUMAR]

  • Corporate contribution to political parties [ Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • How far will your CSR experiment work? [ CS Amitava Banerjee*]

  • Audit committees and auditors – Made for each other [ Sriraman Parthasarathy]

  • Informal Guidance Scheme Scheme for sale and purchase of gold – Is it to be treated as collective investment scheme [ Editorial]

  • New perspective for national companies – Private companies brought at par with public companies by the Companies Act, 2013 [ G D Agarwal*]

  • Appointment and remuneration of managerial personnel – Part II [ T V Narayanaswamy]

  • Convening requisitioned meeting within three months of the date of requisition

  • Can the Company Law Board remove an auditor of a company, by exercising its power under section 402 of the Companies Act, 1956 ?

  • Whether independent director of a company could be appointed by the shareholders in general meeting under the Companies Act, 2013?

  • Will it be necessary for a company which has already fixed a limit on the borrowing powers of directors to pass afresh a special resolution under section 180 of the Companies Act, 2013 which has been put into force as from the 12th September, 2013 ?

  • Can a bonus entitlement of a member of a company be renounced?

  • Can an allotment of shares in a company be cancelled ?

  • Can amalgamation reserve be utilised for payment of dividend ?

  • Who in a company is an ‘officer who is in default’ in relation to non-filing of documents and returns under the Companies Act, 2013 ?

  • Is “mens rea” an essential ingredient for prosecuting an insider for violation of Insider Trading Regulations ?

  • Are directors of companies in the place of thorse retiring by rotation can be appointed only at annual general meetings?

  • Apart filing a return in Form 18 with the registrar of companies is it necessary to give intimation of change in the address of the registered office to others?

  • When does the period of limitation commences in respect of an offence for utilisation of funds for purposes other than those mentioned in the prospectus ?

  • For computing ‘minimum subscription’ in relation to a public issue of securities, is it necessary to exclude applications for subscription of securities which have been withdrawn ?

  • Is a ‘rights’ issue by an unlisted public company, conferring a right to renunciation to its members numbering more than fifty, a public issue?

  • Has the depository of demated shares the power to decide and/or adjudicate the claim of title in such shares ?

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