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MCA informs that new web forms SPICe+ and AGILE-PRO will be deployed shortly; stakeholders to continue using existing forms till deployment

February 20, 2020 CORP, Industries, states 0

This is a quick update to let you know that the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (“MCA”) has, through a notification under the ‘News & Important...

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MoHFW issues Drugs and Cosmetics (Amendment) Rules, 2020 effective 01.03.2020.; introduces new responsibilities for marketers of drugs

February 20, 2020 OPS, Pharmaceuticals, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has, in a Notification dated 11th February, 2020, issued the Drugs and Cosmetics (Amendment) Rules, 2020 (“Amendment Rules”), to...

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MORTH issues amendments to the Central Motor Vehicle Rules; brings in standards for CNG, Bio-CNG and LNG fitments by vehicle manufacturers on new diesel vehicles; w.e.f. 17.01.2020

February 19, 2020 Automotive, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (“Ministry”), through a notification dated 17th January, 2020, has brought into effect amendments to the Central Motor Vehicles Rules,...

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FSSAI issues a list of minor labelling defects; informs that only improvement notice will be issued for such defects and no adjudication proceedings will be initiated

February 19, 2020 Food & Beverage, OPS, states 0

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (“FSSAI”) has, through a Notification dated 17th January 2020, issued a list of labelling defects categorised into the following: Minor...

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Government issues the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020; deposit takers commencing business will must submit a Form with the Authority within specified timeline; effective immediately

February 19, 2020 Financial Services, OPS, states 0

In a Gazette Notification dated 12th February, 2020 the Ministry of Finance (“Ministry”) has issued the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Rules, 2020 (“Rules”) under the...

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MoS decides to offer concessions at all Major Ports to Ro-Ro vessels and Container vessels for coastal transportation of automobiles; valid from 15th March, 2020 to 14th March, 2022

February 19, 2020 Marine & Port Services, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Shipping (“MoS”), through a notification in the official gazette dated 13th February, 2020, has decided to offer concessions at all Major Ports to...

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EPFO issues guidelines to be followed by Assessing Officers before and after initiation of inquiry in relation to disputes of applicability and amounts due from employer

February 19, 2020 Industries, LAB, states 0

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization, Ministry of Labour and Employment (“EPFO”), through a circular dated 14th February, 2020, has issued guidelines to bring in uniformity in...

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Press Information Bureau releases list of recommendations made by the Company Law Committee for decriminalizing provisions of the Companies Act, 2013

February 19, 2020 CORP, Industries, states 0

In a press release dated 4th February, 2020 by the Press Information Bureau, Government of India,  has  issued a list of amendments, recommended by the Company...

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MoHFW issues Medical Devices (Amendment) Rules, 2020 effective 1st April, 2020; registration of medical devices to be voluntary till 1.10.2021, post which mandatory registration will be required

February 17, 2020 Healthcare, Hospitality, OPS, states 0

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (“Ministry”) has, in a Notification dated 11th February, 2020, issued the Medical Devices (Amendment) Rules, 2020 (“Amendment Rules”), to...

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WB EIA Authority states environmental clearances will be issued based on sanction plans only for applications received from 01.01.2020 onwards

February 17, 2020 EHS, Industries, West Bengal 0

The West Bengal State Level Environment Impact Assessment Authority, through a notification dated 17th December, 2019, has stated that environment clearances (“EC”) will now be issued...

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