KEY TAKEAWAYS Chapter 15 and Chapter 16 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 cover complaints made to the magistrate. Chapter 15 specifically talks about the scrutiny and registration of complaints to the magistrate. Four sections (200-203) fall ..
BACKGROUNDIn the year of 2005, the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government headed by honorable Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh recognized the Right to Information Act in the 14thLokSabha. It has been the most popular, reformative and ambitious ..
Meaning and definitionThe term meeting is not codified under the companies act, the word meeting is defined as “assembly of people for a particular purpose, for formal discussion”. A company meeting can be defined as a concurrence or comi ..
IntroductionThe United States holds a general election near the midpoint of a president’s four-year term in office, generally it is done on the Tuesday after the first Monday in the month of November. All the 430 seats in the United States hous ..
Key takeaways A company can be held criminally responsible and found guilty for the illegal actions of any of its agents as long as those individuals acted within the bounds of their actual or perceived authority. Doctrine of corporate criminal liabi ..
Key takeaways The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has made sure that not only is the incorporation procedure straightforward, but that the process of registering a company in India is completed more quickly. Incorporating a company, is done with the ba ..
Key takeaways The object clause, is a part of company’s MOA, it describes the company's projected goals, for which the company was founded and the direction in which it will work. A relevant doctrine to the object clause, the Doctrine of ul ..
Key takeaways Diversification is a key factor in why businesses choose to merge and acquire other businesses. The necessity for an M&A strategy arises when a firm seeks to diversify its business interests. The 2013 Companies Act's Chapter XV, ..
KEY TAKEAWAYS Charge is a written document issued by the Court stating the allegations against the accused to inform him regarding his offences and the reason behind his trial Form of Charge is the content of the charge. It includes the particulars w ..
While making just no bones about the serious retrograde consequences emanating from use of resorting to sealed cover procedure, the Apex Court in a most learned, laudable, landmark and latest judgment titled Cdr Amit Kumar Sharma vs Union of India in ..