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Companies (amendment) ordinance 2018 - govt rationalizes penalties
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • November 16 2018

Several committees stretching back to 2002 had observed that the erstwhile Companies Act, 1956 contained penalties which were rather


Venue seat place - finality or more complexity? - Supreme Court of India decides
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • October 10 2018

A three-judge Bench of the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India (Supreme Court) has by its judgment dated 25 September 2018 in Union of India v Hardy


Dematerialisation mandatory for issue and transfer of securities of unlisted public companies
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • September 26 2018

While answering a question on dematerialisation of shares of unlisted companies during the Question Hour session of the Lok Sabha on 29 December 2017


Significant beneficial ownership filings - timelines extended!
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • September 11 2018

Based on the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017, the Companies Act, 2013 was amended to introduce new filing requirements by "Significant Beneficial


Amendments to Companies Act private placement norms now in effect: simplified or more complex?
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • August 13 2018

On 7 August 2018, the Central Government has issued a notification bringing into force the provisions of Section 10 of the Companies (Amendment) Act


NCLT widens its net for approving schemes under provisions of The Companies Act 2013
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • August 13 2018

The Chennai Bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has recently approved the merger of a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) with a


Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Rules: Immediate Action Needed
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • July 23 2018

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has, pursuant to its notification dated 5 July 2018 (Notification), amended the Companies (Appointment and


Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Rules: Immediate Action Needed
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • July 20 2018

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has, pursuant to its notification dated 5 July 2018 (Notification), amended the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Rules, 2014 (Rules).


MCA Notifies Rules for Disclosure of Ultimate Beneficial Ownership of Companies
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • July 6 2018

The concept that companies are independent corporate personalities and have separate juristic nature has been often misused for illicit


Insolvency Resolution of Listed Companies - SEBI Introduces Exemptions
  • Khaitan & Co
  • India
  • June 27 2018

Between 31 May to 1 June, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) amended a number of securities regulations to provide certain