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  • Seventh Meeting of the International Advisory Board of SEBI  [PR No. 4/2017][14th January 2017]

  • SEBI Board Meeting  [PR No. 5/2017][14th January 2017]

  • Securities Contracts (Regulation) (Stock Exchanges and Clearing Corporations) (Amendment) Regulations, 2017  [No. SEBI/LAD/NRO/GN/2016-17/020][12th January 2017]

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (Foreign Portfolio Investors) (Amendment) Regulations, 2017  [No. SEBI/LAD/NRO/GN/2016-17/018][12th January 2017]

  • Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of Security by a Person Resident outside India) (Fifteenth Amendment) Regulations, 2016  [G.S.R. 16 (E)][10th January 2017]

  • Amendments to the SEBI (Portfolio Managers) Regulations, 1993 to provide a framework for registration of fund managers for overseas funds, pursuant to introduction of Section 9A in the Income Tax Act, 1961  [PR No. 2/2017][6th January 2017]

  • Exemption to Specified IFSC Private company under section 462 of the Companies Act, 2013  [G.S.R. 9(E)][4th January 2017]

  • Exemption to Specified IFSC Public company under section 462 of the Companies Act, 2013  [G.S.R. 08(E)][4th January 2017]

  • Exclusively listed companies of De-recognized/Non-operational/exited Stock Exchanges placed in the Dissemination Board (DB)  [SEBI/HO/MRD/DSA/CIR/P/2017/5][5th January 2017]

  • Guidelines for participation/functioning of Eligible Foreign Investors (EFIs) and FPIs in International Financial Services Centre (IFSC)  [IMD/HO/FPIC/CIR/P/ 2017/ 003][4th January 2017]

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (Alternative Investment Funds) (Amendment) Regulations, 2016  [No. SEBI/LAD/NRO/GN/2016-17/026][4th January 2017]

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) (Third Amendment) Regulations, 2016  [No. SEBI/LAD/NRO/GN/2016-17/025][4th January 2017]

  • Foreign Exchange Management (Transfer or Issue of any Foreign Security) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2016  [G.S.R. 01(E)][2nd January 2017]

  • SEBI revises guidelines for written-off securities of Foreign Portfolio Investors / deemed Foreign Portfolio Investors.  [IMD/HO/FPIC/CIR/P/ 2017/ 001][2nd January 2017]

  • Continuous disclosures and compliances by REITs  [CIR/IMD/DF/146/2016][29th December 2016]

  • Removal of names of companies from the Register of Companies - clarification regarding availability of Form STK -2 on MCA-21 portal  [General Circular No. 16/2016][26th December 2016]

  • Commencement of sections 248 to 252 of Companies Act, 2013 w.e.f. 26th December, 2016  [S.O. 4167(E)][26th December 2016]

  • Filing of Forms PAS-4 and PAS-5 in case of issuance of debt securities on private placement basis  [SEBI/HO/IMD/DF1/CIR/P/2016/140][23rd December 2016]

  • System-driven Disclosures in Securities Market  [CFD/DCR/CIR/2016/139][21st December 2016]

  • Delegation of Powers to Regional Directors under section 458 of Companies Act, 2013  [S.O. 4090(E)][19th December 2016]

  • Claro Consultancy (P.) Ltd., In re.  [2016] 135 CLA 254 (NCLT)- Composition of Offences- Companies Act, 1956

  • PTC Energy Ltd. v. R S India Wind Energy (P.) Ltd.  [2016] 135 CLA 248 (NCLT)- Investigation into company’s affairs- Companies Act, 2013

  • Narayana Hrudayalaya (P.) Ltd., In re.  [2016] 135 CLA 245 (NCLT)- Compounding of offences- Companies Act, 2013

  • Tirumala Infrabuild (P.) Ltd. v. Idio Construction & Industries Ltd.  [2016] 135 CLA 241 (NCLT)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • St. Mary’s Hotel (P.) Ltd. v. T O Aleyas  [2016] 135 CLA 235 (SC)- Appeal Against Order of Company Law Board- Companies Act, 1956

  • Hallite Sealing Solutions India (P.) Ltd., In re.  [2016] 135 CLA 239 (NCLT)- Financial year- Companies Act, 2013

  • Harish Chandra & Co. v. State of UP through Superintending Engineer Harish Chandra & Co. v. State of UP Thr. Superintending Engineer  [2016] 135 CLA 172 (SC)- Misconduct- Arbitration Act, 1940

  • Ananthesh Bhakta represented by Mother Usha A Bhakta and Others v. Nayana S Bhakta and Others  [2016] 135 CLA 160 (SC)- Reference to Arbitration- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Bunga Daniel Babu v. Sri Vasudeva Constructions and Others  [2016] 135 CLA 128 (SC)- Consumer- Consumer Protection Act, 1986

  • Pramod Jain and Others v. Securities and Exchange Board of India  [2016] 135 CLA 141 (SC)- Public Offer- Securities and Exchange Board of India Act / Regulations

  • A Ayyasamy v. A Paramasivam and Others  [2016] 135 CLA 1 (SC)- Reference to Arbitration- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare v. Mahyco Monsanto Biotech (India) Ltd.  [2016] 135 CLA 83 (CCI)- Competition Commission- Competition Act, 2002

  • Mohanraj M Singhi v. State of Gujarat  [2016] 135 CLA 74 (Guj.)- Penalty- Companies Act, 1956

  • Anilkumar Poddar v. Prime Focus Ltd. and Others  [2016] 135 CLA 27 (NCLT)- Transfer of pending proceedings- Companies Act, 2013

  • Bhatia Industries & Infrastructure Ltd. v. Asian Natural Resources (India) Ltd.  [2016] 135 CLA 45 (Bom.)- Corporate Veil- Companies Act, 1956

  • Induri Farm Ltd., In re.  [2016] 135 CLA 40 (NCLT)- Alteration of articles- Companies Act, 2013

  • Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. v. Trupti Sanjay Mehta and Others  [2016] 134 CLA 499 (Bom.)- Security Interest- Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002

  • Rajeev Saumitra v. Neetu Singh and Others  [2016] 134 CLA 450 (Del.)- Director- Companies Act, 2013

  • Tin Plate Dealers Association (P.) Ltd. and Others v. Satish Chandra Sanwalka and Others  [2016] 134 CLA 435 (SC)- Oppression - Mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Pawan Tiwari v. Shri Ganga Sheetgrih (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2016] 134 CLA 388 (NCLT)- Oppression - Mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Regulation of cartels and role of the Competition Commission – An analysis of Builder Association of India v. Cement Manufacturer’s Association case  [Dr. Ritu Gupta]

  • E-voting and Postal Ballot facilities – Whether should be extended to the meeting of shareholders convened and held on the orders of High Court, for confirmation of schemes of arrangement and compromise, etc.  [T V Narayanaswamy]

  • Right of persons other than retiring directors to stand for directorship – Difficult to exercise right under section 160 of the Companies Act, 2013  [Namo Narain Agarwal]

  • Mediation and conciliation of company disputes  [Rahul Tiwrai]

  • Investments in mutual funds – FAQs for Investors  []

  • Investor Education and Protection Fund – Compliance norms thereunder  [CS Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • Private company subsidiary of public company’ – Impact and analysis of provisions of the Companies Act, 2013  [Gaurav N Pingle]

  • Goods and Services Tax – Implications on equality  [Dr. Jasper Vikas George]

  • Public deposits – Review of amended law  [CA Pramod Jain]

  • Living Wills – Stuck between rock and a hard place ?  [Shan Bottlewalla#Surbhi Pareek]

  • Categories of companies under the deposit regime  [Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • FAQs on SEBI (Alternative Investment Funds) Regulations, 2012  []

  • Brexit and its impact on Indian economy  [Shonette Misquitta#Jaya Ankur Singhania]

  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) SEBI (Delisiting of Equity Shares) Regulations, 2009  []

  • Interim orders and the Competition Act, 2002  [Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQS) ON ELECTRONIC BOOK MECHANISM (‘EBP’) FOR ISSUANCE OF DEBT SECURITIES ON PRIVATE PLACEMENT BASIS  []

  • Corporate documents and the Competition Act, 2002  [Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • Company deposits – Review of Companies Acceptance of Deposits (Amendment) Rules, 2016  [Surendra U Kanstiya]

  • One person company – Concept, issues and suggestions  [Vipan Kumar]

  • Failure of employer to pay remuneration to employee – Can that be a ground for winding up?  [G P Sahi]

  • Whether each of the orders passed by two different High Courts in a scheme of arrangement under sections 391-394 of the Companies Act, 1956 between two companies whose registered office is situate in the jurisdiction of the respective High Courts are liable to stamp duty under the respective State stamp laws ?

  • Whether under section 58 of the Companies Act, 2013 the National Company Law Tribunal by order direct the registration of transfer of shares in the event of refusal thereof by a company on the ground of breach of contractual obligations between the parties to the transfer of shares ?

  • Is it mandatory to consolidate the financial statement of a subsidiary which is a section 8 company with that of its holding company ?

  • In the absence of a specific agreement between a shareholder and a company, can a dispute between them be referred to arbitration by virtue of the provisions in the ancillary and incidental objects clause of the company ?

  • Whether submission of self attested pan card is mandatory for registration of transfer of shares or transmission of shares or transposition of names in respect of shares held in joint names in a listed company ?

  • Whether items prohibited for consideration under rule 4 of the Companies (Meetings of the Board and its Powers) Rules, 2014 (‘the Rules’) could be considered in a meeting of the Board of directors in which certain directors participate through video conferencing or other audio visual means ?

  • Whether the classification of shares mentioned in the capital clause of the memorandum of association of a company can be altered?

  • Is it mandatory for a private limited company incorporated before 1st April, 2014 to amend its articles to confer voting rights on the holders of preference shares in it?

  • Can a company amend its articles to provide for the appointment of more than fifteen directors ?

  • Whether remote e-voting is permissible in a court convened meeting under section 391 of the Companies Act, 1956 ?

  • Can a company incorporated in India have a financial year which is different from the financial year of the government ?

  • Jurisdiction of SEBI to intervene in a petition for sanction to scheme of compromise or arrangement

  • Whether time taken for obtaining approval of the government by the Registrar of Companies for launching prosecutions under the Companies Act, 2013 would be excluded for computing limitation for launching such prosecution ?

  • Is a vacancy arising in the office of an independent director of public company a casual vacancy ?

  • Is it necessary that in every case the consideration for transfer of an undertaking as part of a scheme of amalgamation must come in the form of an allotment of shares of a transferee-company?

  • Can a company, including a listed company, appoint a relative of a related party carrying a monthly remuneration of not exceeding Rs. 2.5 lakh, without the approval of the shareholders?

  • Can a company including a listed company enter into a contract with a related party for supply of services, the value of which is less than 10 per cent of its turnover or Rs.50 crore, whichever is less, without the approval of the shareholders?

  • Will the managing or whole-time director or manager of a company appointed before or after 1st April, 2014 vacate office of managing or whole-time director or manager, as the case may be, on his attaining the age of 70 years during the tenure of appointment which falls after 1st April, 2014?

  • Will Whether change in law can deprive a person of a vested right in a proceeding initiated before the change ?

  • Can the Company Law Board pass an order without proof of service to a respondent ?

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