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MCA revises Forms CRA-2 and AOC-4 effective 21st July, 2017

July 26, 2017 Corporate 0

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has revised forms CRA-2 [Form of intimation of appointment of cost auditor by the company to Central Government] and AOC-4 [Form for filing financial statement and other documents with the...

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MCA amends provisions relating to Meetings of the Board through video conferencing or other audio-visual means

July 24, 2017 Corporate 0

With a view to amend the provisions governing meetings of the Board through video conferencing or other audio visual means covered in the Companies (Meetings of...

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SEBI (Issue and Listing of Debt Securities) (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 amends provisions relating to consolidation and re-issuance of debt securities, etc.

July 18, 2017 Corporate 0

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”) has recently notified the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Issue and Listing of Debt Securities) (Amendment) Regulations, 2017 (“Amendment Regulations”) to amend...

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Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India invites comments on the Regulations notified under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 till date

July 14, 2017 Corporate 0

In a recent press release, the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (“IBBI”) has invited comments from public on the various regulations notified by the IBBI under...

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MCA exempts unlisted public joint ventures, wholly owned subsidiaries etc. from appointing Independent Directors

July 12, 2017 Corporate 0

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has issued the Companies (Appointment and Qualification of Directors) Amendment Rules, 2017 (‘Amendment Rule’) effective 5th July, 2017. Key Highlights: As per this...

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SEBI allows foreign portfolio investors to submit e-PAN to intermediaries for KYC purposes

July 6, 2017 Corporate 0

With a view to rationalise various foreign portfolio investment routes and attract more foreign funds, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”) has clarified that electronic PAN card (“e-PAN”) can...

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MCA clarifies that pending winding up proceedings initiated under 1956 Act will continue to be governed by Companies (Court) Rules, 1959

July 6, 2017 Corporate 0

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has issued the Companies (Removal of Difficulties) Order, 2017 (“Order”) to clarify that pending winding up proceedings initiated under Companies Act,1956 (“Old Act”) will continue to...

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MCA revises PAN and TAN fees effective 1st July, 2017 owing to implementation of GST

July 4, 2017 Corporate 0

In a recent flash appearing in the Important Notices segment, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (‘MCA’) has informed that the application fees of Permanent Account Number (‘PAN’)...

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MCA modifies the threshold limit for private limited companies in relation to appointing/re-appointing of auditors

June 28, 2017 Corporate 0

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has notified the Companies (Audit and Auditors) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 (“Amendment Rules”) thereby amending the Companies (Audit and...

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SEBI issues reporting requirements for financial institutions relating to custodial accounts

June 21, 2017 Corporate 0

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”) has issued a circular dated 15th June, 2017relating to reporting of interest and dividend information in cases...

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