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04 June 2018 at 11:12

The curious case of the "Chief Executive Officer" under the Companies Act,2013

  POSTED BY Ramaswami Kalidas

One of the innovations in the Companies Act,2013 (hereinafter referred to as "The Act") is that it has given rise to a new genre of corporate personnel who are collectively referred to as �key managerial personnel�(KMP).The

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04 June 2018 at 11:12

Commencement & Limitation in Institution administered Arbitrations

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Limitation law in India provides for a three years� limitation period to initiate/ commence a legal action from the date of breach of the contract or the date on which the continuing breach came to an end (Article 55 of the Limitation Act). It

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04 June 2018 at 11:12

Selecting a suitable delay analysis method in construction arbitrations

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Arbitrations arising out of construction and Infrastructure contracts normally have a claim relating to delay and disruptions that caused consequential loss to the contractor. Delays in construction projects can result in delayed completion of the pr

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18 May 2018 at 11:39

Piercing the Corporate Veil of subsidiary or holding company for assessing the eligibility of bidder

  POSTED BY Smita Singh

Introduction The law governing Companies globally and in India recognises a company to be a personality, distinct from its shareholders. In the celebrated case of Salomon v. Salomon & Co. Ltd.[1] Lord Halsbury LC, stated:�[a company] must

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17 May 2018 at 13:51

SEBI Notification amending some provisions in SEBI (LODR) Regulations, 2015

  POSTED BY Ramaswami Kalidas

Summary of Changes to SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015-Implications of Changes.Vide Circular dated May 10, 2018, SEBI have notified changes to the above Regulations, in partial acceptance of the some of the r

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17 May 2018 at 13:51

Frequently asked questions on LLP Annual Filing

  POSTED BY Ishita Ramani

1.What is LLP Annual Filing?Limited liability partnership is a partnership with limited liability. Every LLP which are registered with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs have to file the Annual Returns and Statement of Accounts every year.2.What are t

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25 April 2018 at 10:52

2018 Changes to Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Arbitration and Conciliation (amendment) Bill 2018: Union cabinet approved the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act bill, 2018 proposing certain amendments to the existing Arbitration and Conciliation Act,1996 (herein after The Act), which is

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13 April 2018 at 12:08

Conversion from Limited Company to Private Limited Company

  POSTED BY Ishita Ramani

Do you want to change your limited company to private limited company?There are many companies looking for such conversion. The main reasons are the relaxations available to a private company. However, there are some legal bindings related to the con

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11 April 2018 at 11:45

International Arbitration in Japan

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Japan is one of the major investor country in India and the commercial relationship between India and Japan are fast increasing, hence it is important to understand the fundamentals of Arbitration in Japan. In Japan, arbitration is not a preferred me

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09 April 2018 at 10:37

Institutional Arbitration in India - Recent developments

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

A few days back the Union cabinet approved the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act bill, 2018 which is declared as an important effort of the Government of India to encourage Institutional Arbitration and to make India a center of robust ADR

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06 April 2018 at 12:38

Arbitration claims on Quantum Meriut basis in construction and supply contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

We have seen lawyers arguing during arbitrations showing various technicalities and lapses in a contract to deny the payment to a party which provided a service or product to the other party. But Indian Contract Act heavily relies on the concept of u

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06 April 2018 at 12:37

Multi-Party and Multi-contract International Arbitrations under SIAC 2016 Rules

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Arbitration proceedings is a creature of the contract and arbitration agreement between the parties. One of the major challenges faced by the parties in the Arbitration Proceedings is the restriction that only the parties to the same arbitration agre

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03 April 2018 at 14:06

Consumer court and redressal of consumer grievances in india

  POSTED BY LawzGrid(legal Service)

India has been the land of trade and consumerism since ancient times of 2nd 3rd century as our products such as gemstone spice etc, were all transported to far off eastern coasts through Nile river on the African continent to far European countries t

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27 March 2018 at 12:45

Duties And Responsibilities Of Directors Under The Indian Companies Act, 2013

  POSTED BY Ricky Chopra

IntroductionThe ultimate executive authority controlling the management and affairs of a company vests in the team of directors of the company, collectively known as its Bo

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20 March 2018 at 14:41

Whether the moratorium period stall the 138 proceedings?

  POSTED BY Raja Mani.K

We may argue that it is a criminal proceeding is different from civil recoveries in the connotation of law. Obviously it is right, but the legislative intent of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and the word �proceedings� give a vast thinkin

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20 March 2018 at 14:41

An overview of the Right to Information Act, 2005

  POSTED BY LawzGrid(legal Service)

The Right to Information Act,2005 was enacted with a view bring about transparency in the functioning of the Government Institutions in India. This Act is considered to be a revolutionary law enacted in the history of the Indian Laws since it was the

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20 March 2018 at 14:41

One person company and the Companies Act

  POSTED BY LawzGrid(legal Service)

The new Companies Act, 2013 under section 2(62) defines one-person company as a company which has only one person as its member. The concept of one-person company is new to the Companies Act as it was not provided for in the previous Act of 1956. The

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16 March 2018 at 11:03

Companies Amendment Act-2017 - Analysis of provisions relating to Directors

  POSTED BY Ramaswami Kalidas

The Companies Amendment Act,2017(herein after referred to as the �Amendment Act�)has finally seen the light of the day after a period of prolonged hibernation las

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06 March 2018 at 15:25

Absolute comparative analysis of notified sections of companies (amendment) act, 2017

  POSTED BY Anjali Gorsia

The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2017, introduced in Lok Sabha on 16 March, 2016 as The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2016 was referred to the Standing Committee on Finance on 12 April, 2016. The Standing Committee on Finance examined the Bill and submi

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26 February 2018 at 11:12

Excepted Matters and Powers of Arbitrators

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Normally parties choose arbitration as the dispute resolution mechanism to resolve all their disputes arising out of or relating to a contract. In such a situation, arbitrator has unlimited scope to decide all the issues raised by the parties. It is

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