Law Notes

Law Notes

Incorporation of a Private Limited Company

Incorporation of A Private limited Company (Other than One Person Company) Section 2 (68) states that a private company means a company having a minimum paid up share capital as may be prescribed, …

Who is a Minor under Muslim Law?

Under Muslim law, the age of majority is regulated by two system: The Classical Muslim Law: Under classic Muslim law a person is said to be minor if he or she has not attained the age of puberty. T…

Dower or Mahr under Muslim Law

Introduction and Meaning Mahr or Dower is a sum of money or other property to be paid or delivered to the wife. It is either specified or unspecified but in either case, the law confers a mandatory…

Introduction – Company Law

INTRODUCTION The concept of ‘Company’ or ‘Corporation’ in business is not new, but was dealt with, in 4th century BC itself during ‘Arthashastra’ days. Its’ shape got revamped over a period of time…

Amendments in Company Law

The Companies Act 2013 passed by the Parliament received the assent of the President of India on 29th August 2013. The Act consolidates and amends the law relating to companies. The Companies Act 2…

Types of Company

INTRODUCTION The Companies Act, 2013 provides for the kinds of companies that can be promoted and registered under the Act. The three basic types of companies which may be registered under the Act …

MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION

MEMORANDUM OF ASSOCIATION The Memorandum of Association is a document which sets out the constitution of a company and is therefore the foundation on which the structure of the company is built. It…

Incorporation of A Public limited Company

Incorporation of A Public limited Company – Companies Act 2013 Section 2 (71) states that a public company means a company which: is not a private company; has a minimum paid-up share capital…

Article of Association

ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION NATURE OF ARTICLES According to Section 2(5) of the Companies Act, 2013, ‘articles’ means the articles of association of a company as originally framed or as altered from ti…

Promoter – Meaning, duty and liability

Introduction and Definition of Promoter A promoter is a person who brings about the incorporation and organization of a corporation. He brings together the persons who become interested in the ente…

SOURCES OF HINDU LAW

Introduction The Hindu Law is credited to be the most ancient law system which is approximately 6000 years old. The sources of Hindu Law can be kept under two headings:- Ancient or original sources…