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Buy Back of Shares

By Meenakshi Menon, NUALS Editor’s Note: Buying back of shares which is often taken as a defense against takeovers has been recently given legal recognition in India. Sections 77A and 77B have been added in the Companies Act to deal with it specifically. The author discusses the basics and the procedure involved […]

Companies Act 2013: New Ideas

By Akshit Mago & Uday Pratap Singh Editors Note: This papers essentially seeks to undertake a critical appraisal of certain new concepts introduced by the Companies Act, 2013 such as One Person Company, Corporate Social Responsibility and Vigil Mechanism. The author have briefly highlighted the positive outcomes and the effect thereon. […]