Company Law

Revised guidelines for companies to facilitate claimant’s refund by IEPF Authority

MCA Vide its Notification No. 07/05/2017-IEPFA, dated July 19, 2018 has revised and updated the guidelines for the company to facilitate refund of claims by IEPF Authority in light of resubmission option provided in e-form IEPF-5....

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All About Loans to Directors – Section 185- Companies Act, 2013

Substituted Section 185 deals with the restrictions on part of the Companies in advancing any loan or giving any guarantee or providing any security and to those whom a Company can provide such loan or guarantee or security subject to compliances under the Act....

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Is Your Company Struck Off?

Recently, the Registrar of Companies, Delhi and Haryana (ROC) in its drive to clean the registry have initiated the action (II stage) against the non working companies for striking off of all such Companies under Section 248(1) of the Companies Act, 2013 and notices were sent to show cause to around 31,250 Companies. Consequent to [&helli...

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Disclosures in Director Report under Companies Act 2013

The Directors’ report starts with the financial results of the year which will show the working results for the year under review, the Net Profit Before Tax (PBT) and the Net Profit After Tax (PAT) and the appropriation of profit including the transfer to general reserve which has been left to the Director to decide....

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Strike Off/ Revival of Strike Off Company

The Companies Act, 2013 provides exhaustive measures for the revival of companies and the Hon’ble NCLT is vested with powers to take all necessary measures for the revival of companies. Petitioner has to ensure that the grounds, facts and documents are adequate and proper before filing any such application or appeal for revival of Compa...

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SFIO arrests Neeraj Singhal in connection with Bhushan Group investigation

Mr. Neeraj Singhal, erstwhile Promoter and Managing Director of Bhushan Steel Limited was arrested by the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO). He was produced before the court of Competent Jurisdiction today and was sent to Judicial Custody till 14thAugust, 2018....

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SFIO investigating 21 cases involving 225 entities in 2017-18

Government has established Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) to look into serious corporate frauds including Multi-National Companies (MNCs). The details of investigations assigned to SFIO are:...

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MCA ordered inquiry in 87 real estate companies

MCA has ordered inquiry in 87 companies, inspection of books and papers in 17 companies and investigation in 7 cases involving 149 entities including 5 LLPs engaged in real estate activities. ...

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2,25,910 companies under MCA scanner

2,25,910 companies under scanner of MCA for not filing returns for Year 2015-16 & 2-16-17 Union Minister of State for Law & Justice and Corporate Affairs Shri P.P. Chaudhary said in Lok Sabha today that during financial year 2018-19, a total of 2,25,910 companies have been identified for action under Section 248 of Companies the [...

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Advisory on Filing of Cost Audit Report for year 2017-18

The companies which produce products covered under excise even after July 1st, 2017 will continue to furnish the information in the same format provided by the Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Amendment Rules, 2017. The companies having their products or services covered under GST may follow the guidance provided in this advisory....

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SC Stayed Bombay HC Order Granting Relief to Disqualified Director

Registrar Of Companies Maharashtra Mumbai & Anr Vs. Shailendrajit Charanjit Rai & Anr. (Supreme Court) - On Monday, 06th August 2018, the Honourable Supreme Court has stayed Bombay High Court Interim Order for granting relief to Disqualified Director by admitting Special Leave Petition by Ministry of Corporate Affairs....

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Director cannot be disqualified for failure of company to effect statutory compliances

Vikas Goel & ANR Vs Union of India & ANR (Delhi High Court) - Petitioners had ceased to be the Directors of the Company, as stated by them, on 8thApril, 2011 and that they could not have been penalized for the failure of the company to effect statutory compliances....

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A person cannot be disqualified for non submission of his resignation by company in question

Karn Gupta Vs Union of India (Delhi High Court) - It is submitted that in the above facts and circumstances of the case that the petitioner has resigned from the directorship of the company in question, the petitioner would not incur a disqualification under Section 164 of the Companies Act. Consequently, the disqualification of the petitioner as n...

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Restore Company name when company expresses its willingness to file ROC returns with late fee: NCLT

Ms. Rashmi Rajpal v. Klienz Herbal (P.) Ltd. (National Company Law Tribunal, Hyderabad Bench) - Ms. Rashmi Rajpal v. Klienz Herbal (P.) Ltd. (National Company Law Tribunal, Hyderabad Bench) Where name of a company was struck off because of delay in filing statutory returns, reasons of which was explained, and, company had expressed its willingness to file all returns along with payment of pr...

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Delhi HC order on Filing of Returns by disqualified Directors under COD Scheme

Ms. Seema Singh Vs. Ms. Maninder Acharya (Delhi High Court) - 1. This bunch of writ petitions have been filed by persons who were directors in companies incorporated under the provisions of the Indian Companies Act, 1956. Apart from these companies, these petitioners have stated in the writ petitions that they were directors of other companies as well. In seve...

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MCA notifies new provisions for Issue of shares on private placement basis

S.O. 3921(E) - (07/08/2018) - MCA has notified revised Section 42 of Companies Act, 2013 related to Issue of shares on private placement basis by with effect from 7th August 2018 by notifying section 10 of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 vide Notification Dated 7th August, 2018. Government of India Ministry of Corporate Affairs ...

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Companies (Prospectus and Allotment of Securities) Second Amendment Rules, 2018

File No. I/ 2013-CL-V - (07/08/2018) - MCA notifies Companies (Prospectus and Allotment of Securities) Second Amendment Rules, 2018 and substituted existing rule 14 related to private placement of Companies (Prospectus and Allotment of Securities) Rules, 2014 vide Notification dated 7th August, 2018...

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GST details in Draft Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Amendment Rules, 2018

NA - (06/08/2018) - Pursuant to introduction of GST, the Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Rules, 2014 are to be amended to incorporate resultant changes. Accordingly, the Draft Companies (Cost Records and Audit) Amendment Rules, 2018 have been placed on the Ministry's website www.mca.gov.in for suggestions/ comments....

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MCA notifies section 36 of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017

File No. 1 /11/2018-CL.I - (31/07/2018) - S.O. (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 1 of the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 (1 of 2018), the Central Government hereby appoints the day of 31st July, 2018 as the date on which the provisions of Section 36 of the said Act shall come into force....

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Companies (Accounts) Amendment Rules, 2018 dated 31.07.2018

F. No. 1 /19/2013-CL-V-Part - (31/07/2018) - Matters to be included in Board's Report for One Person Company and Small Company.- (1) The Board's Report of One Person Company and Small Company shall be prepared based on the stand alone financial statement of the company, which shall be in abridged form and contain the following:-...

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Notified sections of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 updated till 15.08.2018

With reference to Commencement notifications dated 23rd January 2018,  09th February 2018, May 07, 2018, June 13, 2018, Notification No. S.O. 3300(E) dated:  July 05, 2018, 3299(E) dated:  July 05, 2018 , July 27, 2018, July 31, 2018 and August 07, 2018  the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has notified following Sections of...

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Revised guidelines for companies to facilitate claimant’s refund by IEPF Authority

MCA Vide its Notification No. 07/05/2017-IEPFA, dated July 19, 2018 has revised and updated the guidelines for the company to facilitate refund of claims by IEPF Authority in light of resubmission option provided in e-form IEPF-5....

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Posted Under: Company Law |

All About Loans to Directors – Section 185- Companies Act, 2013

Substituted Section 185 deals with the restrictions on part of the Companies in advancing any loan or giving any guarantee or providing any security and to those whom a Company can provide such loan or guarantee or security subject to compliances under the Act....

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Is Your Company Struck Off?

Recently, the Registrar of Companies, Delhi and Haryana (ROC) in its drive to clean the registry have initiated the action (II stage) against the non working companies for striking off of all such Companies under Section 248(1) of the Companies Act, 2013 and notices were sent to show cause to around 31,250 Companies. Consequent to [&helli...

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Disclosures in Director Report under Companies Act 2013

The Directors’ report starts with the financial results of the year which will show the working results for the year under review, the Net Profit Before Tax (PBT) and the Net Profit After Tax (PAT) and the appropriation of profit including the transfer to general reserve which has been left to the Director to decide....

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Posted Under: Company Law |

Strike Off/ Revival of Strike Off Company

The Companies Act, 2013 provides exhaustive measures for the revival of companies and the Hon’ble NCLT is vested with powers to take all necessary measures for the revival of companies. Petitioner has to ensure that the grounds, facts and documents are adequate and proper before filing any such application or appeal for revival of Compa...

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Brief about Company Incorporation and Post Incorporation requirements/Annual Filings

Private Limited Companies is a popular form of business in India. It is governed by Companies Act, Rules and MCA. Prerequisite to start a Private Limited Company: 1. Minimum 2 Shareholder 2. Minimum 2 Directors Benefit is Private Limited Company: 1. Separate Legal Entity 2. Limited Liability of its Members 3. Borrowing Capacity 4. Ownersh...

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Checklist: Change of Registered Office from One State to another State

Article contains Checklist for Change Of Registered Office of a Company From One State To Another State under Companies Act, 2013. ...

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SFIO arrests Neeraj Singhal in connection with Bhushan Group investigation

Mr. Neeraj Singhal, erstwhile Promoter and Managing Director of Bhushan Steel Limited was arrested by the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO). He was produced before the court of Competent Jurisdiction today and was sent to Judicial Custody till 14thAugust, 2018....

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Representation on Extension/ Deferment & Relaxation of E-Form DIR3 KYC

KCAS has requested Corporate Affairs Minister Shri. Piyush Goyal that DIR-3 KYC for the year 2018-19 be should be deferred to January 2019 keeping in view of efficiency of transacting and form filing without hindrance of blockage of DIN as it suits for the directors and professionals to plan efficiently for updation. Text of the […...

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Corporate law also known as the company law is the study of how the directors, shareholders, creditors, employees and other participants in the community, consumers, and the environment work together with each other. Company law deals with organizations which are registered or incorporated under the Indian company law. The latest Companies Act is the Act which controls the incorporation of companies, responsibilities of companies, directors and laws relating to dissolution of any company. The newly constituted Companies Act 2013 is divided into twenty-nine chapters comprising 470 with 7 schedules. This Act replaced the previous Companies Act, 1956 on August 29th, 2013. The newly constituted Act came into action on September 12th, 2013 with number of changes.

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