Difference between Business and Company Law

Although the terms “company law” and “business law” are sometimes used interchangeably, they actually refer more to broader ideas of commercial law, which is the laws pertaining to commercial and business-related purposes and activities.

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The role of IFSC in the Indian SPAC Dream

The IFSC (International Financial Services Centre) code, in India, was introduced by the government in April 2015, in Gujarat at the GIFT Multi Services Special Economic Zone (SEZ), its main purpose is to make India a hub for international financial services.

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Procedure for Incorporating an LLP

The idea of a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) came into existence in the year 2008. It has the qualities of both a company and a partnership firm. It is regulated in India by the Limited Liability Partnership Act 2008. To incorporate an LLP, a minimum of two partners must be present. There is no upper limit.

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Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures

When a business that one runs is limited by size and scope, there are limited opportunities for growth to get to the next level. Therefore, it is essential that companies always look to grow in size, and one of the ways to do so is by working together with a fellow company. This can be done by means of a merger, or by acquiring the other company, or through a joint venture.

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Regulation of Venture Capital in India

Venture Capital plays a vital role in the development and growth of innovative entrepreneurship in India. Venture Capital Funds and Foreign Venture Capital Investors are also covered by the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956, SEBI (Substantial Acquisition of Shares & Takeover) Regulations, 1997, SEBI (Disclosure of Investor Protection) Guidelines, 2000.

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What to do if employers fail to pay your salary?

After struggling and studying for many years prior to starting your career, everyone wishes that they get a well-paying job that provides for financial stability in one’s life. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Employers may not pay you on time, and especially since the COVID-19 pandemic, these occurrences have increased. What do you do in such times?

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Annual Compliances for a Startup in India

There are a variety of annual compliances that a startup must keep in their mind to follow through. Different acts prescribe different compliances to be followed. However, it can be quite difficult for such companies to keep track of these compliances and since at times these startups are run by one person, it can get quite overwhelming as well.

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The Limited Liability Partnership (Amendment) Bill, 2021: All you need to know

The Limited Liability Partnership (Amendment) Bill, 2021 has been the focus of the legal fraternity during the course of the past few weeks. The bill, which was introduced on July 31, 2021, was passed by both the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha by August 9, 2021. Even as the focus of the Parliament was on the recent controversy surrounding the Pegasus spyware leading to protests from the opposition, the bill was introduced and got passed without a lot of hassles.

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