Marriage Certificate – Marriage Registration Procedure

Marriage Certificate - Marriage Registration Procedure Marriage certificate is an official declaration that states that two people are married. In India, Marriages can be registered either under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 or under the Special Marriage Act, 1954. For…

Business Name Change – Rules & Legal Effect

Business Name Change - Rules & Legal Effect It is a well-known fact that companies and LLPs are empowered to change its name. The procedure for change of company name and LLP name change have been covered in other articles.…

Child Labour Law & Regulations in India

Child Labour Law & Regulations in India Child labour deprives children of their childhood and is harmful to their physical and mental development. The Government provides free education to all children and has taken various steps to prevent child labour in…

Equal Remuneration Act

Equal Remuneration Act The Equal Remuneration Act, 1976 provides for payment of equal remuneration to men and women and help prevent gender discrimination. Article 39 of the Indian Constitution envisages that the States will have a policy for securing equal…

Electoral Bond

Electoral Bond In order to deal with the concern of ambiguity of the donors and improve political parties funding, various changes are being made by the Government. Under presented provisions, political parties must keep and preserve evidence of voluntary contributions obtained…

Sexual Harassment at Workplace – Rules & Regulations

Sexual Harassment at Workplace - Rules & Regulations The #MeToo movement has gathered momentum across the world with many celebrities coming out about sexual misconduct by men in the workplace. With women constituting about half of the global population, it's important…

How to Become an Insolvency Professional

How to Become an Insolvency Professional To improve the process for insolvency resolution, the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India was established on October 1, 2016 in accordance with the provisions of The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016. The Insolvency and…

LLP Form 24 – Easily Close a LLP

LLP Form 24 - Easily Close a LLP The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has recently amended Limited Liability Partnership Rules, 2009 by introducing the Limited Liability Partnership (Amendment) Rules, 2017 with effect from 20th May, 2017. With this amendment, LLP…

Old Notes Disclosure by Companies

Old Notes Disclosure by Companies The Lok Sabha has recently passed  the Specified Bank Notes (Cessation of Liabilities) Bill, 2017. The  Bill related to the holding, transfer and receiving of old Rs.500 and Rs.1000 denomination currency makes it unlawful to hold, transfer or…

Voluntary Liquidation of LLP

Voluntary Liquidation of LLPs Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) are easy to start and maintain business entities. After starting a LLP,  in some cases there might be a requirement to windup or liquidate the LLP due to various reasons. LLPs can…