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  • Exclusively listed companies of De-recognized/Non operational/exited Stock Exchanges [ CIR/MRD/DSA/05/2015][17th April 2015]

  • Mechanism for acquisition of shares through Stock Exchange pursuant to Tender-Offers under Takeovers, Buy Back and Delisting [ CIR/CFD/POLICYCELL/1/2015][13th April 2015]

  • Companies (Auditor''s Report) Order, 2015 [ File No. 17/45/2015-CL-V][10th April 2015]

  • Remuneration to managerial person under Schedule XIII of the Companies Act, 1956 - Clarification with regard to payment for period [ General Circular No. 07/2015][10th April 2015]

  • Clarification under sub-section (7) of section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013 [ General Circular No. 06/2015][9th April 2015]

  • Announcement on CARO, 2003 and Additional Reporting under the Companies Act, 2013 [ ][8th April 2015]

  • Fine structure for companies which default in appointing women director [ CIR/CFD/CMD/1/2015][8th April 2015]

  • Discussion Paper on issues pertaining to offer for sale of shares (OFS) through stock exchange mechanism [ ][6th April 2015]

  • Export of Goods and Services - Project Exports [ A.P.(DIR Series) Circular No.93][1st April 2015]

  • Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Amendment Rules, 2015 - companies may accept deposits without deposit insurance contract till the 31st March, 2016 [ File No. 1/8/2013-CL-V][31st March 2015]

  • Delegation of powers to Regional Directors under section 94(5) read with section 458 of Companies Act, 2013 [ F. No. 1/6/2014-CL-V][31st March 2015]

  • Discussion Paper on Alternate Capital Raising Platform and Review of other regulatory requirements [ ][30th March 2015]

  • Amounts received by private companies from their members, directors or their relatives before 1st April, 2014 - Clarification regarding applicability of Companies (Acceptance of Deposits) Rules, 2014 [ General Circular No. 05/2015][30th March 2015]

  • Revised Regulatory Framework for NBFCs [ DNBR (PD) CC.No. 024/ 03.10.001/ 2014-15][27th March 2015]

  • Insurance Laws (Amendment) Act, 2015 [ No. 5 of 2015][23rd March 2015]

  • Constitution of the Mumbai Bench "during LoK Adalat" [ Order File No. 10/22/ 2015-CLB][25th March 2015]

  • Constitution of New Delhi Bench ‘during Lok Adalat’ [ Order File No. 10/22/2015-CLB][25th March 2015]

  • Appointment of RoCs as adjudicating officers with jurisdiction and their appellate authorities under section 454 of Companies Act 2013 [ F.No. A-42011 /112/2014-Ad.ll][24th March 2015]

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (Delisting of Equity Shares) (Amendment) Regulations, 2015 [ No. LAD-NRO/GN/2014-15/27/541][24th March 2015]

  • Securities and Exchange Board of India (Substantial Acquisition of Shares and Takeovers) (Amendment) Regulations, 2015 [ No. LAD-NRO/GN/2014-15/28/542][24th March 2015]

  • Ashok K Jain and Others v. Naprod Life Sciences (P.) Ltd. and Others  [2015] 125 CLA 232 (CLB)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Shree Seco (P.) Ltd. v. Laxman Kumar Sagar  [2015] 125 CLA 219 (CLB)- Investigation- Companies Act, 1956

  • Mining & Allied Machinery Corpn. Ltd. (In Liquidation), State Bank of India & United Bank of India v. Official Liquidator  [2015] 125 CLA 207 (Cal.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Satnam Agri Products Ltd. v. Union of India  [2015] 125 CLA 195 (Del.)- Appeal- Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002

  • Discovery Wel. Mangt. Ser. (P.) Ltd. v. Padmini Engineering (P.) Ltd.  [2015] 125 CLA 188 (SC)- Delisting of securities- Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956

  • Union of India and Others v. Uttar Pradesh State Bridge Corporation Ltd.  [2015] 125 CLA 177 (SC)- Arbitral Tribunal- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Walter Bau AG, Legal Successor of the Original Contractor, Dyckerhoff & Widmann AG v. Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and Another  [2015] 125 CLA 170 (SC)- Appointment of Arbitrator- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Indian Bank v. Sub-Registrar  [2015] 125 CLA 136 (T&AP)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • A C Narayanan v. State of Maharashtra and Another G Kamalakar v. Surana Securities Ltd. and Another  [2015] 125 CLA 159 (SC)- Dishonour of Cheque- Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

  • SMC Global Securities Ltd. v. Securities and Exchange Board of India  [2015] 125 CLA 118 (SAT)- Clearing member and trading members- Securities and Exchange Board of India Act / Regulations

  • Urban Infrastructure Trustees Ltd. v. Joyce Realtors (P.) Ltd.  [2015] 125 CLA 111 (CLB)- Enforcement of duty- Companies Act, 1956

  • Cadbury India Ltd., In re.  [2015] 125 CLA 77 (Bom.)- Share Capital- Companies Act, 1956

  • Govind Rajan and Others v. M O Roy  [2015] 125 CLA 74 (Mad.)- Offence and Prosecution- Companies Act, 1956

  • Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce v. Kannada Grahakara Koota  [2015] 125 CLA 65 (Kar.)- Dominant position- Competition Act, 2002

  • Jeevan Diesels & Electricals v. Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd.  [2015] 125 CLA 58 (Cal.)- Winding Up- Companies Act, 1956

  • Arun Dhawan and Another v. Lokesh Dhawan  [2015] 125 CLA 47 (Del.)- Oppression - mismanagement- Companies Act, 1956

  • Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd. and Another v. Deepak Cables (India) Ltd.  [2015] 125 CLA 36 (SC)- Arbitration Agreement- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Opera House Exports Ltd. v. Union of India  [2015] 125 CLA 28 (SC)- Appeal- Foreign Exchange Regulation Act, 1973

  • Hyder Consulting (UK) Ltd. v. Governor, State of Orissa  [2015] 125 CLA 1 (SC)- Arbitral Tribunal- Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  • Keystone Constructionsv.State Bank of IndiaHemkanta N Chandgothia and Othersv.Union Bank of India and Others  [2015] 124 CLA 524 (Bom.)- Appeal- Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002

  • Modification of Combination and the Competition Act [ Surendra U Kanstiya*]

  • Unresolved issues in private placement under the Companies Act, 2013 [ Abhinav Kumar* • Prakhar Bhardwaj*]

  • Analysis of SEBI (Prohibition of Insider Trading) Regulations, 2015 [ Gaurav Pingle*]

  • Arbitrability of disputes relating to oppression and mismanagment – An anlaysis [ Aditya Gupta* • Varun Mansinghka*]

  • Non-cooperation with the competition authorities [ Surendra U Kanstiya*]

  • Board meeting through video conference [ T V Narayanaswamy]

  • Companies (Amendment) Bill 2014 [ T V Narayanaswamy]

  • Bouncing of cheque – A shift in favour of the accused [ G P Sahi*]

  • Analysis of provisions relating to Board meeting through video-conferencing [ Gaurav Pingle*]

  • E-voting – Whether to protect or extinguish corporate democracy ? [ Saloni Bhandari* • Subhashree Pani*]

  • Related party transactions and corporate governance in india: new problems and challenges [ Sagnik Das* • Ayan Sinha*]

  • Foreign direct investment in e-commerce – The flipkart saga [ Vishesh Arora*]

  • Why it is worth to be a private company ? [ Dr. K S Ravichandran*]

  • Decoding of provisions relating to corporate social responsibility in section 135 of the Companies Act, 2013 [ Aditi Rani*]

  • Independent directors in India – A missed opportunity? [ Chitwan Deep Singh • Raghunath Seshadri*]

  • SEBI Consultation Paper on crowd-funding in India – Key takeaways [ Shriya Jain* • Param Pandya*]

  • Class action suit – Securing minority rights and public interest of shareholders under company law [ Prerna Desu Sateesh* • Akshay Sinha*]

  • Conduct of annual general meeting by listed companies [ Satwinder Singh*]

  • Section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013 and corporate India – A new tryst [ Abhishek Bansal* Stuti Bansal**]

  • One person company (OPC) – An assault on Indian corporate law ? [ P K Chandy*]

  • Is a subsidiary of a subsidiary of a holding company, a subsidiary of the holding company ?

  • Can a private limited company appoint an independent director within the meaning of the Companies Act, 2013 ?

  • How many days before the date of a general meeting of a company, the notice of the meeting should be posted to its members ?

  • Can an open offer for acquiring shares made under the SEBI (Takeover Regulations) be withdrawan after the acquisition has become uneconomical after the public announcement for such acquisition was made ?

  • Whether for the purpose of complying with the requirements of paragraph 6A(g) of General Instructions for preparation of balance sheet given in schedule III appended to the Companies Act, 2013, joint holdings of a person with different combinations should be taken into account or his holdings in his individual name alone would enter the computation ?

  • Is auditor’s report on accounts required to be read at the annual general meetings of companies under the Companies Act, 2013 ?

  • Whether elevation of an employee of a company who is a relative of its director without any change in the terms and condition of his appointment attract the provisions of section 188 of the companies act, 2013?

  • Which organ of a company can appoint an independent director under the Companies Act, 2013 ?

  • For the purposes of section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013, will subscription to debentures, issued by a company, by another body corporate which includes a company would be treated as a loan made by the latter or acquisition of securities by it ?

  • Whether accumulated share premium, which forms part of proceeds of earlier issue of shares can be utilised for buy-back of shares ?

  • Whether it is mandatory for a person, holding shares or voting rights in a company, along with persons acting in concert with him, of five per cent or more of the shares or voting rights in that company to disclose under regulation 29(2) of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Substantial Acquisition of Shares and Takeovers) Regulations, 2011 (Takeover Regulations) his individual acquisition, which does not exceed 2 per cent of the shares or voting rights but which crosses the said limit of 2 per cent if taken together with the acquisition made by persons acting in concert with him, from the last disclosure made?

  • Will the appointment of a person who is a relative of a director of a company as its managing or whole-time director attract the provisions of section 188 of the Companies Act, 2013 ?

  • Is it necessary for a company to verify the correctness of the disclosures made to it before forwarding the same to the stock exchange or other authorities under various regulations promulgated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India ?

  • Whether loan to employees of a company can be given without complying with the requirements of section 186 of the Companies Act, 2013?

  • Is it mandatory to convene and hold the requisitioned meeting by the requisitionists, within three months of the date of the requisition, if the Board of directors of the company fails to take action on the valid requisition deposited by them ?

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

  • 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?

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

  • 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 ?

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