SEBI´s Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2014 seeks to clarify the issues on Section 185 of the Companies Act, 2013 dealing with the issue of loans to the Directors by their companies.
SEBI´s new proposed Insider Trading Regulations is the topic of discussion this month´s Corporate Amicus.
Recently introduced SEBI (Real Estate Investment Trusts) Regulations, 2014 is the topic of discussion this month in Corporate Amicus-November 2014 issue.
‘Responsibilities of an independent director’ is the topic of discussion in this October 2014 issue of Corporate Amicus. The article in this issue holds that recent legislative measures should instill confidence in the minds of otherwise competent and capable individuals for taking unfettered deci
FDI in India is the topic of discussion this month. While certain recent FDI reforms in India have been elaborately discussed in this issue, Notifications and Circulars part of the Amicus covers recent decision of the Government of India to allow FDI in railway transport sector. Ministry of Corpor
Major obligations for companies under the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) provisions, as introduced by the new Companies Act, 2013, have been highlighted by the author in the article carried in the August issue of Corporate Amicus. The author says that though the principle of CSR is laudable
Satellite Communications Policy in India is the topic of discussion this month in Corporate Amicus. According to the author, a major overhaul in the legal and administrative policy framework governing satellite communications in India is required to achieve the dream of a “Digital India”. The se
To improve corporate governance, the new Companies Act, 2013 mandates a number of Board committees for specified companies for various purposes like audit, nomination and remuneration, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and stakeholders’ relationship. The basis, structure and functions of these
Over the years, thousands of Share Purchase Agreements (SPAs) have been executed but the perfect and completely error free agreement eludes us all. The article in this issue brings out some of the essential features of a classic textbook document for better understanding of the topics that need to
The agenda for sports law reform in the year 2014 has been laid down by the author in his article in this month’s issue of Corporate Amicus. Among other issues, the author is of the view that an area of sports law where reforms are badly needed is anti-doping programme implementation. Under ‘Notif
This March 2014 issue of Corporate Amicus carries two discussions of recent topics of interest. While the first article talks about provisions relating to 'Directors' in both old and new Companies Act, second article covers voting rights of holders of depository receipts abroad. CSR provisions are
This issue of Corporate Amicus is special – it brings to readers two articles. Restraining legal proceedings and rights of nominees are the two topics of discussion in the articles. The author of the first article observes that the judicial opinion is now somewhat entrenched in honouring the choic