Category Archives: Company Law

Allotment of New Name to Existing Company under Companies Act, 2013

The name of the company is an identity it is recognised with. The Companies Act, 2013 allows the companies to change their name…
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Who can become a shareholder of a company?

Section 2(84) indicates ownership of an individual towards the company whose shares was purchased. By owning shares from a company one becomes an…
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Differential Voting Rights of Company under Companies Act 2013

The meaning of term differential voting rights is the difference between voting rights of two classes of shareholders. Now, this difference can either…
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All you need to know about Different Types of Companies in India

The Companies Act, 2013 defines a company as a company incorporated in India to carry different types of businesses. Companies are formed under…
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Financial Year Change of a Company under Companies Act, 2013

Financial Year Change of a Company under Companies Act, 2013

Companies Act, 2013 was introduced to replace the old Companies Act, 1956. The new Act brought along many changes as compared to the…
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Concept of Minimum & Maximum age of Directors as per Companies Act, 2013

Section 196 of the Companies Act, 2013 contains provisions about Appointment of Whole Time Director/Managing Director or Manager in a company. The section…
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Requirement of Filing Form MGT-9 as per Companies Act, 2013

At the end of every financial year, companies in India have to file an annual return. There are numerous amendments related to the…
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Liabilities of Directors and KMPs Under Different Laws

In general words, liability means the responsibility of the person. In the company, there are the directors and KMPS (Key Managerial Personnel) as…
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All you need to know about the Difference between MoA and AoA

A company in India is governed by two company charters known as Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association. Every entrepreneur wanting to…
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All About different types of Share Capital- A Complete Analysis

Share capital is liable for the running of a business and functioning smoothly. Its vital role in the structure of a limited company…
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MCA adds 22 more Forms in List of Forms providing Waiver of Additional Fee

On May 03, 2021, Ministry of Corporate Affairs published a General Circular No. 06/2021 relaxing the time and additional fees to be payable by any Company…
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Is Directorship under Private Limited Company a status or responsibility?

Table of contents: Introduction Requirement to become a director Types of Director in a company What are the provisions of appointment and cessation…
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Complete Information of holding Annual General Meeting as Per Companies Act 2013

Annual General Meeting, commonly known as AGM, is a mandatory yearly compliance requirement that every company needs to follow.  In the case, any…
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How Can you Start a Canteen Business in India?

If you are planning to set up your canteen business, then you are at the right spot. Here in this article, we will…
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What are the LLP Annual Filing Due Dates which you should be aware of?

For a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), the returns should be filed periodically for maintaining compliance and escape heavy penalty under the law for…
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New Remuneration Regime for Independent Directors and Non-Executive Directors

Till now, there was no provision in the Companies Act, 2013 that allowed a remuneration for the non-executive director if the company was…
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Declaration and Payment of Dividend Under Companies Act 2013

Companies rely on funds to manage the affairs of their business successfully. Shareholders in a company play a vital role in raising funds,…
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Step by step process for the Name Change of Company as per Companies Act, 2013

Change is common, and things keep changing all the time. So do you think about sticking to the same business name is a…
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Procedure for Shares issue through Right Issue

To raise subscribed share capital of a registered Company, additional capital shares are issued through Right Issue. However, instead of issuing shares to the…
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All you need to know about Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP)

At a growing stage of the Companies, Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP) plays a vital role to attract and preserve valued employees for…
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How to file Trademark Objection Reply in India?

We Indian people don’t like any kind of objection in our life and this is the matter of trademark objection. Then, how can…
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Procedure for Issue of Shares on Preferential Basis Under Companies Act

According to the Companies Amendment Act 2017, a Company can raise funds or Capital mainly in three ways: (1) Private Placement/ Preferential Allotment…
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Dematerialisation of securities under Companies Act 2013

Under Indian law, shares of an unlisted company may be held either in physical form (i.e., denoted by letters of allotment/share certificates issued…
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Appointment of Directors from backend due to disqualification of all directors

A company has no physical existence, it is merely a legal entity. It can only act through natural persons. The person acting on…
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Guidelines on FDI in Information Technology Sector in India

India is the world's largest sourcing destination for the Information Technology (IT) industry, accounting for approximately 67 per cent of the USD 124-130…
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Complete Guide on Foreign Direct Investment in an LLP (Limited Liability Partnership)

In a big benefit move, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed foreign direct investment in limited liability partnerships. The LLP Act 2008 allowed…
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Detailed Guide on Filing of Form FC-TRS in India

FCTRS Filing under FEMA or the Foreign Exchange Management Act was passed in the parliament of India in the year 1999. Under this…
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Foreign Investment Reporting under RBI Single Master Form (SMF)

Foreign investment in India is required for the development of the economy and improvement of the gross domestic product. However, when receiving foreign…
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A Complete Guide on OPC Compliance Requirements and Checklist

One Person Company, shortly known as OPC, is a kind of company established under the Companies Act, 2013 for the purpose of enabling…
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All you need to know about FCGPR Filing under FEMA

When a company receives foreign direct investment (FDI) through capital Investment, the Company allots shares to the foreign investor for this, and there…
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Detailed Analysis of Companies (CSR Policy) Amendment Rules 2021 notified by MCA

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs recently announced the new Corporate Social Responsibility Rules, which will be called Companies (Corporate Social Responsibility Policy) Amendment…
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Complete Procedure for the alteration in AOA of a Company

The articles of association of a company are its by-laws or rules and regulations which govern the management of its internal affairs and…
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Procedure of converting debentures into shares

The term Conversion of Debentures into Shares denotes a process under which a Debenture Holder decides to become a Shareholder of the company by converting his/ her Debentures into Shares. Further, after becoming a Shareholder in…
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Procedure of Preferential Allotment of Shares under Companies Act, 2013

Under Companies Act, 2013, Company can raise funds via preferential allotment, employee stock option plan, sweat equity shares and right issue. Issue of Shares…
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Procedure of Transfer of Equity Shares in India

Shareholders are the real owners of the company, and they appoint Directors to manage the affairs of the company. Shares of the company…
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Concept and the Procedure for Filing E-Form MGT-14

Running a business or company isn’t any cakewalk. To run a business successfully, the right decisions have to be taken at the right…
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All you need to know about Procedure of Transmission of Shares in India

One of the crucial features of the Private Limited Company or a Limited Company is the free transferability of ownership. The Transfer of…
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How to convert Private Company into a Section 8 Company?

The concept of a Non-Profit Company is quite old in our country India. The Companies Act, 2013 provides for the Registration of Non-Profit…
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Extension of AGM for FY 19-20

In order to reduce the compliance burden on the corporate sector, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has announced that the companies whose financial…
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How to strike off a company in India?

Once the name of the Company is registered then it cannot be removed from the Register unless it is dissolved by the process…
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Related Party Transaction under Section 188 of Companies Act, 2013

The Companies Act, 2013 Act been developed with a view to enhance self regulation, improve corporate governance norms and raise the level of…
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All you need to know about the Resignation of Auditor

Auditors resigning from any company before their term ends is a very serious issue. In most cases, auditors are resigning invariably due to…
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Creation & Modification of Charge as per Companies Act, 2013

A charge is a right created by any person which may also include a business entity or a company which are referred to…
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Appointment of Auditor under Companies Act, 2013

Every entity doing corporate business requires Independent Examination of financial Information to maintain financial stability and verification of its accounts and records, compliances…
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Stages of Trademark: A Complete Overview

A trademark is a discernible symbol that aims to differentiate between different commercial articles like goods and services, legitimately. It is also used…
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Can a Company take loan from directors and shareholders? Read to find out

In India, there are multiple ways through which a company can avail or raise long term capital. It can be through issue of…
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How to transfer shares from one person to another?

One of the most important characteristic of a company is that its shares are movable property which means that its shares or securities…
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How to change name of an LLP in India?

The name of a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is its identity which defines it from others. However, the partners of LLP might consider…
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All you need to know about Appointment of Independent Director in a Company

Currently, the structure of corporates in India seems to be disturbed by a number of scams starting from the decade old Satyam Computer…
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How to start an e-commerce business/company in India

An e-commerce industry is the fastest growing industry of this world it is very help for the starters to build an image using…
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How to start a food business in India

In India, now a day's Food Business is one of the most productive and trending businesses. With the advancement in technology and presence…
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How to transfer Shares in a Company

The Transfer of shares means voluntary handing over of all the rights and the duties of a member in the Company and also…
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How to Start Construction Company in India

During the past years we have seen some ups and downs with the construction Companies but the industry always has demand and where…
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Can a shareholder/partner be minor?

Page Content Can a shareholder/partner be minor? Participation in a Private Limited Company Participation in Limited Liability Partnership Participation in Partnership Firm Sole…
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Process of Society Registration in Jaipur Rajasthan

A Society is an association of individuals who work together for non-profit purpose for the welfare of the general public at large. The…
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Can a Company give Loan to its Directors? Read to Find out

There is one question which always crept in mind of the business owner whether the company can give loan to its director. Is…
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How to change Registered Office Address of LLP?

A Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) is created as per the law, hence, it must regulate its day to day affairs according to the…
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How to change registered office from one state to another state

Every business entity has a principal place of performing its business activities which is known as its Registered Office. From the point of…
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How to revive a Strike Off Company in India?

In recent time, MCA (Ministry of Corporate Affairs) took a lot of strict and disciplinary against those companies which have not filed their…
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How to remove Disqualification of Director?

A company has two pillars which are shareholders and the company’s board of directors, wherein the shareholders appoint the director to manage the…
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Increasing Paid up Share Capital of the Company

Paid up share capital is the part of total called up amount which is actually paid by the shareholder.It refers to the amount…
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How to appoint Director in a Company?

Every company is required to appoint director as per the provisions laid down under the Companies Act, 2013. A director is a person…
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Due Dates for filing ROC Annual Return 2019-2020

No matter what type of business activity and turnover your business have, all the companies and LLP’s registered under Companies Act, 2013 and…
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How to convert Partnership Firm into a Private Limited Company?

With the multiple growth opportunities in the market and understanding the need of the corporatization, many of already registered and operating Partnership Firms, limited…
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All you need to know about Companies Fresh Start Scheme (CFSS), 2020

This year, the world has come to a stand still due to the ongoing situation of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which is causing a…
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Understanding the concept of Producer Company Registration in India

Being an Agricultural centric economy, almost 60% of the Indian population depends directly or indirectly on the agricultural activities for their living. However,…
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All you need to know about Private Limited Company Registration

When we talk about starting our own business, forming a Private Limited Company quickly seems to grab our attention. It is one of…
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Introduction of One Person Company (OPC) in India

In recent times, a new form of company has become widely popular which is called “One Person Company” (OPC). To encourage unorganized proprietorship…
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All you need to know about LLP Registration in India

These days, Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) has become one of the most popular form of organization amongst many business owners as it has…
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How can a Foreign Company set up a Indian Subsidiary Company in India?

As India is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, many foreign companies and ventures are showing keen interest in starting their…
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How to set up a Project Office in India?

Project office is a place of business that represents the interests of the foreign company to undertake a project in India. A Project…
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How to set up a Liaison/Branch Office in India?

Recently, India has become a hot spot for various foreign entities who are showing keen interest in establishing their business operations in India…
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How to Start a Public Limited Company in India?

When we talk about a Public Limited Company, it is somehow different from a normal Private Limited Company. Public Limited Company is such…
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