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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Procedural exemptions to private companies

In this post, we would like to examine some of the procedural exemptions provided to private companies that were made applicable through a notification with effect from 5th June, 2015. Reducing the time to respond to notices for further issue

Procedural exemptions to private companies

In this post, we would like to examine some of the procedural exemptions provided to private companies that were made applicable through a notification with effect from 5th June, 2015. Reducing the time to respond to notices for further issue

Changes to the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014

For the sake of simplicity, we have decided to tabulate the changes made to the Incorporation rules. The were two amendments issued in May by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, one dated May 1, 2015 and the other dated May

Changes to the Companies (Incorporation) Rules, 2014

For the sake of simplicity, we have decided to tabulate the changes made to the Incorporation rules. The were two amendments issued in May by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, one dated May 1, 2015 and the other dated May

Exemptions for private companies and amendments to the Companies Act

In the last couple of months, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has introduced multiple amendments to the Companies Act, 2013, including changes to the Incorporation rules, and has issued notifications exempting certain sections /sub-sections / clauses for private companies.

Exemptions for private companies and amendments to the Companies Act

In the last couple of months, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has introduced multiple amendments to the Companies Act, 2013, including changes to the Incorporation rules, and has issued notifications exempting certain sections /sub-sections / clauses for private companies.

SEBI’s discussion paper on alternate capital raising platform

Following from our earlier post relating to SEBI’s discussion paper on alternate capital raising platform, we thought it would be beneficial to paste the link to the discussion paper. (Find as hyperlink.) For the uninitiated, SEBI had, in the paper,

SEBI’s discussion paper on alternate capital raising platform

Following from our earlier post relating to SEBI’s discussion paper on alternate capital raising platform, we thought it would be beneficial to paste the link to the discussion paper. (Find as hyperlink.) For the uninitiated, SEBI had, in the paper,

New rules planned for startup listing

Source: Economic Times A new definition, separate trading platform and higher entry barrier to discourage riskaverse small investors will form the contours of a new set of rules to enable startups to list on stock exchanges. Capital market regulator Sebi,

New rules planned for startup listing

Source: Economic Times A new definition, separate trading platform and higher entry barrier to discourage riskaverse small investors will form the contours of a new set of rules to enable startups to list on stock exchanges. Capital market regulator Sebi,

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