FAQ’s for Start-ups (from DIPP)

What qualifies as a “Startup” for the purpose of Government schemes? An entity (Private Limited Company or Registered Partnership Firm or Limited Liability Partnership) shall be considered a “Startup” – Upto 5 years from the date of its incorporation/ registration,

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FAQ’s for Start-ups (from DIPP)

What qualifies as a “Startup” for the purpose of Government schemes? An entity (Private Limited Company or Registered Partnership Firm or Limited Liability Partnership) shall be considered a “Startup” – Upto 5 years from the date of its incorporation/ registration,

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THE INDIA LAW FOR STARTUPS & About Us

The simple art of communication gets complex when the subject matter is the law. More so, when the founder of a start-up is busy trying to solve all the world’s problems. He prefers to not spend time talking to a

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THE INDIA LAW FOR STARTUPS & About Us

The simple art of communication gets complex when the subject matter is the law. More so, when the founder of a start-up is busy trying to solve all the world’s problems. He prefers to not spend time talking to a

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Launching A Startup? Make a clean legal break from your employer first

Thousands of entrepreneurs quit their jobs each year to start their own companies. It happens all the time, and it’s no problem, right? Not quite. Many employment contracts contain provisions that can make it difficult for entrepreneurs to pursue their

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Launching A Startup? Make a clean legal break from your employer first

Thousands of entrepreneurs quit their jobs each year to start their own companies. It happens all the time, and it’s no problem, right? Not quite. Many employment contracts contain provisions that can make it difficult for entrepreneurs to pursue their

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FDI reporting for startups & others

In order to promote ease of reporting under the Government of India’s e-Biz project, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has made e-filing mandatory in relation to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), effective from 8 February 2016.  Physical filing has been

FDI reporting for startups & others

In order to promote ease of reporting under the Government of India’s e-Biz project, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has made e-filing mandatory in relation to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), effective from 8 February 2016.  Physical filing has been

Concessions to startups regarding Labour Laws

Replying to a question in the Lok Sabha posed by Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, the Minister of State (IC) for Labour and Employment, relating to certain concessions to startups under the labour laws, the Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued

Concessions to startups regarding Labour Laws

Replying to a question in the Lok Sabha posed by Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, the Minister of State (IC) for Labour and Employment, relating to certain concessions to startups under the labour laws, the Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued

Trademarks and Start-ups: 4 Frequently Asked Questions

The conundrum of whether to apply for a trademark at the start of a business is something that crosses every entrepreneur’s mind. Following are some common questions that start-ups often ponder over that we trust will benefit you: When is

Trademarks and Start-ups: 4 Frequently Asked Questions

The conundrum of whether to apply for a trademark at the start of a business is something that crosses every entrepreneur’s mind. Following are some common questions that start-ups often ponder over that we trust will benefit you: When is

The Startup India Portal and FAQ’s

The Government of India through the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion launched its website: http://startupindia.gov.in/ and a mobile application simultaneously. Further it released a bunch of FAQ’s for startups, incubators  and funding agencies connected to the ecosystem. The answers

The Startup India Portal and FAQ’s

The Government of India through the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion launched its website: http://startupindia.gov.in/ and a mobile application simultaneously. Further it released a bunch of FAQ’s for startups, incubators  and funding agencies connected to the ecosystem. The answers

FAQ’s for Funding Agencies (from DIPP)

Which are the bodies and agencies that fall under the category of “Funding Bodies”? As per the notification no. G.S.R 180(E) dated February 17, 2016, Alternate Investment Funds, Venture Capital Funds, Angel Fund and Seed Funds registered with SEBI will

FAQ’s for Funding Agencies (from DIPP)

Which are the bodies and agencies that fall under the category of “Funding Bodies”? As per the notification no. G.S.R 180(E) dated February 17, 2016, Alternate Investment Funds, Venture Capital Funds, Angel Fund and Seed Funds registered with SEBI will

FAQ’s for Incubators (from DIPP)

Which incubators are authorized to provide a recommendation/ support/ endorsement letter? As per the notification no. G.S.R 180(E) dated February 17, 2016, an incubator must fall in one of the following categories to be authorized to provide a recommendation/ support/

FAQ’s for Incubators (from DIPP)

Which incubators are authorized to provide a recommendation/ support/ endorsement letter? As per the notification no. G.S.R 180(E) dated February 17, 2016, an incubator must fall in one of the following categories to be authorized to provide a recommendation/ support/