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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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23 February 2018 at 13:13

Disqualification of directors- Options availiable to individual directors?


As we all are aware that in September, 2017 the government of India steps up its fight against the black money. The Government of India with the help of Ministry of Finance, pushes ahead with the efforts to weed out shell

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22 February 2018 at 11:24

Conditions Precedents & Damages in Infrastructure Contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In most of the Build operate Transfer types of contracts (BOT), we normally see a chapter called conditions Precedent. These conditions precedents impose certain obligations on both the parties which are to be fulfilled or waived off for the starting

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16 February 2018 at 11:01

Arbitration Clauses in Government Infrastructure Contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In our country, everyday there are many announcements about new launch of infrastructure projects on either BOT basis or Annuity basis or EPC basis etc., But most of them end up in arbitrations due to delay in completion or termination or escalation

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06 February 2018 at 14:01

Valuation of a Company: The Methods

  POSTED BY Ricky Chopra

What Is Business Valuation?The Business Valuation is a process and a set of procedures used to estimate the economic value of a stakeholder�s interest in a business. Valuation is used by financial market par

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01 February 2018 at 10:13

The Award passed on the point of Limitation is an interim Award

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In a recent Judgment delivered on 23rd January 2018 in the matter of M/S. Indian Farmers Fertilizer Co-operative Limited Vs M/S. Bhadra Products, Supreme Court of India dealt with an interesting issue �Whether an arbitration award passed by an

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30 January 2018 at 10:32

Advantage of an Indian Seat of International Arbitration

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

These days many foreign law firms have started recommending Foreign companies to agree on an arbitration clause proving India seated International Arbitration. Hence, the negative feeling about having an Arbitration in India is slowly changing. The P

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23 January 2018 at 14:03

A mere reference of another Contract with an Arbitration clause is not sufficient to refer the matter to Arbitration

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In a recent Judgment, High Court of Delhi in Shree Ganesh Metals Vs Glencore International AG (2017 SCC Online Del 11435) that a mere reference of another Contract with an Arbitration clause stating that the terms of that contract would apply, is not

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05 January 2018 at 10:26

FAQs on Condonation of Delay Scheme-2018

  POSTED BY Anjali Gorsia

LIST OF FAQS WITH ANSWERS 1. What is Condonation of Delay Scheme 2018 [CODS 2018][1]? Condonation of Delay Scheme 2018 is a Scheme introduced by Central Government as an golden opportunity for the non-complia

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05 January 2018 at 10:26

Highlights on Secretarial Standards on Dividend

  POSTED BY Anjali Gorsia

In this piece of writing, we will cover the topic 'Secretarial Standards on Dividend [SS-3]'' issued by issued by the Council of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. Before we proceed to details discussion of context of [SS-3],

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02 January 2018 at 11:03

Lawyers can issue notice under Insolvency Code - Supreme Court of India

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In a recent Judgment delivered on 15th December 2017 in a matter between Macquaire Bank Limited (Singapore) and Shilpi Cable Technologies Ltd., reported as 2017 SCC Online SC 1493, Supreme Court of India reversed the Judgment of National Company Law

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27 December 2017 at 13:56

Whether 'Disqualification' of Director can be removed by 'Restoration of Name of Company'

  POSTED BY CS Divesh Goyal

Short Summary:In this Flash editorial, the author begins by referring the provisions of section 252 read with provisions of Section 164(2) of Companies Act, 2013 relating to Revival of Companies Struck off from the record of the Registrar and Removal

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22 December 2017 at 16:51

Singapore High Court alters the Arbitration Agreement

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In normal circumstances courts, do not alter any contract because parties have the supremacy to decide the provisions of a contract, however fair or unfair it may be. But many a times interpretation of arbitration clauses have been a challenge to the

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22 December 2017 at 16:51

Types of creditors under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016

  POSTED BY Kapil Chandna

The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016, is one of the newest entries to the legal framework of the country. This code has been a much awaited introduction to the financial laws in India and it aims at protecting the interests of small investors an

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14 December 2017 at 10:32

President Gives Assent To Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code

  POSTED BY Sanjeev Sirohi

Let me begin at the very beginning by pointing out that the President Ram Nath Kovind has given his assent to the Ordinance approved by the Union Cabinet to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), which is primarily aimed at strengthening the

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13 December 2017 at 11:29

Whether insolvency proceedings could be start against guarantor?

  POSTED BY CS Divesh Goyal

Short Summary:In this flash tabloid, the writer initiates by speak of the provisions of Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (hereafter referred as 'IBC') in relation to power Creditor to file application against Corporate Guarantor.The mai

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13 December 2017 at 11:29

Know what to follow for Successful Incorporation of Company

  POSTED BY Shrijay Sheth

Starting a business, especially when it is a corporate entity is very essential step taken by any entrepreneur. Every person seeks to get a flawless start of the business when it comes to Compliance with Legal Provisions. Not necessarily, a layman wo

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07 December 2017 at 10:27

Indian Law relating to Emergency Arbitrator

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Introduction: Prior to 2010, parties using international arbitration as the dispute resolution mechanism did not have an effective procedure relating to interim relief. The most important reason for parties opting for international arbitration is the

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