company law

company law

a body of legislation providing for the regulation of JOINT-STOCK COMPANIES. British company law encouraged. the development of joint-stock companies by establishing the principle of LIMITED LIABILITY and provides for the protection of SHAREHOLDERS' interests by controlling the formation and financing of companies. The major provisions of UK company law are contained in the 1948,1967, 1976, 1981,1985 and 1989 Companies Acts. See ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION, MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION.
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Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug 21 (ANI): Shares of Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd (HDIL) were locked in 20 per cent lower circuit on Wednesday after the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) admitted Bank of India's insolvency plea against the realtor.
The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) through an order dated 13.06.2018 directed initiation of Corporate Insolvency Resolution Proceedings under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), 2016 against HPC.
Official sources said the ministry is waiting for the written order from the Ahmedabad bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), which has approved the resolution plan of ArcelorMittal for Essar Steel.
New Delhi: The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) will hear the plea over moratorium on dues recovery from IL&FS and group companies on 28th.
He was chief editor of the Bar Association Law Journal for many years.H e has written several books on Sri Lankan Company Law.
The level of stakeholder consultation by the Security Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) during the drafting and approval stages was unprecedented in the history of company law in Pakistan, according to a statement issued here by the SECP.
ISLAMABAD -- Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has recently instituted various reforms to ensure that the requirements of the Companies Ordinance, 2016 (Company Law).
The foreign shareholder's entitlement to the profit (before the judgment) is guaranteed even if a court declares that the side agreement is in violation of the UAE Company law and public policy.
It discusses derivative actions cases before Company Law 2005; why derivative actions should play a role in monitoring management and how they should be improved, including the double agency costs in China and the non-legal mechanisms and legal protections; the relationship between direct actions and derivative actions; reform; and funding issues.
The Company Law is the primary law regulating business activity in Macedonia.
Summary: The recent amendments to Omani Insurance Company Law require all insurance companies in Oman to be incorporated or registered as public joint stock companies with a minimum paid-up share capital of RO10mn
Company Law in China: Regulation of Business Organizations in a Socialist Market Economy provides a comprehensive introduction to the law on business organizations in China, considering the 2005 adaptation of PRC Company Law and the latest legislative developments in the country.