Rectification of Register – Company Registration in Bangalore

Section 111 of Companies Act, 1956 Section 111(4) of the 1956 Act corresponds to sub-section (1) of s. 59 of the 2013 Act. As stated earlier, s. 111(4) was applicable only to private companies, however, section 59 is applicable to public companies as well. The notes below are in the context of s. 111(4) of the 1956 Act, and are relevant in the context of s. 59(1) of the 2013 Act. Please note that the case law below may also…

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Effect of Memorandum & Articles- Company Registration in Bangalore

Section 36 of the 1956 Act corresponds to section 10 of the 2013 Act and explains the effect of the memorandum and articles.They are very important documents and when they are registered they have the following impacts of : They bind the company and the members thereof to the same extend as if they respectively had been signed by the company and by each member. All deeds/covenants on its and his part must observe all the provisions of the memorandum…

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Liabilities of an Auditor – Company Registration in Bangalore

Factors that count towards liabilities Picking up the points from the cases considered above and others, NEILL LJ has listed the following factors to be considered in fixing this liabilities: The factors to be considered in determining whether the maker or giver owed a duty of care to the recipient not to be negligent in the statement or advice include the purpose for which the statement is made, the purpose for which the statement is communicated, the relation between the…

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Rights and Duties of the Auditors – Company Registration in Bangalore

Rights and Duties of the Auditor – Introduction Section 143(1) which specifies rights and duties of auditors and auditing standards is applicable to all the companies alike, whether public or private. Sub-section (1) of section 128 provides that the books of account should give a true and fair view of the state of affairs of the company or its branch, as the case may be, and explain its transactions. The books should be kept on accrual basis and according to…

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Loans and Investments by Company – Company Registration in Bangalore

Loans and Investments by Company Section 186 of the 2013 Act is substantially similar to the provisions of section 372 A of the 1956 Act. One of the significant additions to the section is sub-section (1) of section 186 of the 2013 Act. Under sub-section (1) of section 186 of the 2013 Act, a company has been restrained from making loans and investment through not more than two layers of investment companies. This restraint is subject to exception contained in…

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Appointment of Auditors – Company Registration in Bangalore

Scope of Section The Act seeks to ensure that the appointment of an auditor is not in the hands of the directors. That is why it is vested in the general body of shareholders. The directors may appoint the first auditors and may also fill a casual vacancy. Lest the power to fill a casual vacancy. Lest the power to fill a causal vacancy be abused by forcing a vacancy to come into existence, it is enacted that a vacancy…

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Alterations Corresponding to the Companies Act – Company Registration in Bangalore

Alterations of Memorandum of the Company[Section 13(1) of Companies Act,2013] A Company may,in general,alter its memorandum ,by passing a special resolution and complying with other conditions as provided below.It is most important to note that this is subject to section 61 of the 2013 Act,which lays down the limitations and conditions by which a limited company may take alterations of its share capital. This Corresponds broadly to section 17 of the 1956 Act,which also provided for a special resolution to…

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Number of Directorship of the Private Company-Company Registration in Bangalore

Introduction Section 275 of the 1956 Act prohibited a director from holding the office of a director in more than fifteen companies. Initially the limit specified was twenty which was subsequently reduced to fifteen by the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2000. The number of directorship had to be calculated in terms of section 278 of the companies Act, 1956. Section 276 of the 1956 Act contained provisions relating to making of choice where a director held office as a director in…

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Powers of Registrar to call for information – Company Registration in Bangalore

Powers of Registrar to call for information Register a company is important thing while you are doing business. Here we are going to discuss the powers of Registrar of the company registration process. As per Section 234 of the 1956 Act, the Registrar had powers to call for information only in respect of documents which a company was required to submit to him and not in respect to any other documents or matter, though it was likely that every matter…

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Company Registration Offices and Fees in India

Company Registration offices and Fees in India Company is a separate legal entity which is carries on some form of business. It can be classified and structured in many types such as Proprietorship, partnership and private and public limited company and one person company. Company registration is totally different from the corporation. The company can be categorized as per the number of directors and members of that company holds. Starting a business is not an important thing for an entrepreneur.…

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