Corporate Amicus: November 2015

November 2015 issue of Corporate Amicus carries an article on proposed Environment Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2015, and explains the objective and challenges behind the move by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC).

Corporate Amicus: October 2015

First article in this issue of Corporate Amicus discusses legitimacy of levy of seigniorage fee on consumers and the ambiguity in the calculation of the same.

Corporate Amicus: September 2015

September issue of Corporate Amicus carries an article discussing the hotly debated issue - whether plastics should be banned or not. The author mentions the pendency of a petition before the National Green Tribunal (NGT) seeking a ban on the use of plastic bottles whereas according to he

Corporate Amicus: August 2015

August 2015 issue of Corporate Amicus carries an article titled ‘ Letter and Spirit of the law’ in which the author discusses how certain sections of the Companies Act, 2013 are delightfully vague and at times even with contra-indications, with unintended consequences as companie

Corporate Amicus: July 2015

July 2015 issue of Corporate Amicus carries an article containing discussions on the fundamentals of engaging contract labour and the pitfalls that can be avoided to have a congenial environment in the company. Notifications & Circular portion in this Amicus covers Negotiable

Corporate Amicus: May 2015

This May, 2015 issue of Corporate Amicus features an article discussing certain legal issues which potential Joint Venture (JV) partners must tackle at the stage of finalizing the transaction structure. Notification section includes amendments in Companies Incorporation Rules which have c

Corporate Amicus: April 2015

In this issue of Corporate Amicus the author in the first article questions the penal powers of SEBI. SEBI is imposing heavy penalties on companies which hampers investors’ interest and securities market. In this issue readers can also go through the article providing economic perspect

Corporate Amicus: March 2015

Merging of Forwards Markets Commission with SEBI has been taken by for discussion in March 2015 issue of Corporate Amicus. According to the author, though the proposed merger will be highly beneficial to the growth of commodities market in general and will make it open to a larger section of

Corporate Amicus: February 2015

Indian approach to taxi aggregators is the topic analysed in this month’s article in Corporate Amicus. It is stated that even though it becomes extremely difficult to make a law on each and every activity carried out in India, an exclusive law on e-commerce activity is recommended, par

Corporate Amicus: January 2015

SEBI´s Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2014 seeks to clarify the issues on Section 185 of the Companies Act, 2013 dealing with the issue of loans to the Directors by their companies.