What is this blog

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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What is this blog

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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Overseas Direct Investment by proprietorship concerns and unregistered partnership firms in India

Earlier this month, the Reserve Bank of India came out with a notification that provided the terms and conditions that need to be complied with by proprietorship concerns and unregistered partnership firms effective 5 January 2015: We are pasting here

Overseas Direct Investment by proprietorship concerns and unregistered partnership firms in India

Earlier this month, the Reserve Bank of India came out with a notification that provided the terms and conditions that need to be complied with by proprietorship concerns and unregistered partnership firms effective 5 January 2015: We are pasting here

Tamilnadu to set up incubator for startups

The Times of India has reported today that the TN Government will be setting up an incubation centre. This is welcome news indeed! To attract start-ups and project a business-friendly face, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to set aside

Tamilnadu to set up incubator for startups

The Times of India has reported today that the TN Government will be setting up an incubation centre. This is welcome news indeed! To attract start-ups and project a business-friendly face, the Tamil Nadu government has decided to set aside

Do Startups matter?

You’re familiar with “lean startups,” no? Travel in certain circles, read certain publications, or simply use a smartphone, and these agile little companies will confront you at every turn, talking to their customers, pivoting, iterating, bringing minimum viable products to market,

Do Startups matter?

You’re familiar with “lean startups,” no? Travel in certain circles, read certain publications, or simply use a smartphone, and these agile little companies will confront you at every turn, talking to their customers, pivoting, iterating, bringing minimum viable products to market,

What the Hell is a Startup anyway?

(Source: Tech Crunch) If you regularly read technology media, and I honestly can’t recommend it, you will run into occasional references to “startups.” Many consider startups to be small companies determined to grow quickly in the hopes of becoming the

What the Hell is a Startup anyway?

(Source: Tech Crunch) If you regularly read technology media, and I honestly can’t recommend it, you will run into occasional references to “startups.” Many consider startups to be small companies determined to grow quickly in the hopes of becoming the

Angel Vs Venture Capital funding

We came across an interesting article pointing out the basic difference between angel funding and seed funding. Source: http://worthworm.com/whats-the-difference-between-an-angel-investor-and-venture-capitalist/ Pasting here for your benefit: (Note, that the investment amount range is smaller for India) There are so many terms and

Angel Vs Venture Capital funding

We came across an interesting article pointing out the basic difference between angel funding and seed funding. Source: http://worthworm.com/whats-the-difference-between-an-angel-investor-and-venture-capitalist/ Pasting here for your benefit: (Note, that the investment amount range is smaller for India) There are so many terms and

To rein in the crowd in Crowdfunding

The requirement for funds for small companies in India cannot be underscored more than the buzz that it has already received. Therefore, it is indeed welcoming to note that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), in June, released a consultation

To rein in the crowd in Crowdfunding

The requirement for funds for small companies in India cannot be underscored more than the buzz that it has already received. Therefore, it is indeed welcoming to note that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), in June, released a consultation

Ready Reckoner: Domestic and Foreign Funding

At a time when the level of early stage and venture capital investments is seeing a reported 40% growth, the time is most opportune to discuss the requisite regulations that companies need to comply with while receiving funding from domestic

Ready Reckoner: Domestic and Foreign Funding

At a time when the level of early stage and venture capital investments is seeing a reported 40% growth, the time is most opportune to discuss the requisite regulations that companies need to comply with while receiving funding from domestic