Company Law

MCA extends the due date for holding AGM for companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019

MCA extends the due date for holding AGM for companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019

Ministry of Corporate Affairs has extended the due date for holding Annual General Meeting (AGM) for those companies whose financial year ended on December 31, 2019.   Considering the hardship faced by stakeholders due to COVID-19 related social distancing norms and consequential restrictions linked thereto, MCA vide General Circular No. 18/2020 …

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MCA allows companies to hold Extraordinary General Meetings through Video Conferencing or OAVM

MCA allows companies to hold Extraordinary General Meetings through Video Conferencing or OAVM

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) is fully cognizant of the difficulties faced by companies on account of the ongoing nation-wide lockdown and social distancing due to COVID 19. The Ministry has also taken note of various representations received from industry associations and corporates on the need to facilitate companies …

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MCA introduces the “Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020” and revised the “LLP Settlement Scheme, 2020” to provide relief to law abiding companies and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) in the wake of COVID 19

In pursuance of the Government of India’s efforts to provide relief to law abiding companies and Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) in the wake of COVID 19, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), has introduced the “Companies Fresh Start Scheme, 2020” and revised the “LLP Settlement Scheme, 2020” which is already …

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MCA notifies Section 36 of Companies (Amendment) Act 2017 effective from 31st July 2018

MCA notifies section 36 of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 with effect from 31st July, 2018. Vide section 36 of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 it has made changes in section 134 of Companies Act, 2013 which is related to Financial statement,Board’s report, etc. Text of the Notification is as follows:- Government of India …

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