More Details about Companies Act 2013 Impact on Foreign Companies in India

General Information  
Author(s)Arun Gupta
PublisherCCH India
Publish YearDecember 2013


The enactment of Companies Act, 2013 has led to significant and drastic changes to the corporate regulatory framework in India. Foreign companies functioning in India either directly or through their Indian subsidiaries would have to adjust according to such changes. This book has been drafted to provide a guide to foreign businesses operating in India to understand new Companies Act, the Draft Rules released thereunder and their effect on the functioning of a foreign company. This book also contains relevant provisions of FEMA to provide comprehensive coverage for foreign companies. Table of Content 1. The Companies Act 2013- Journey of 100 years 2. Key Highlights of Companies Act 2013 –Foreign Companies in India 3. Doing Business in India by Foreign Entities 4. Formation of Foreign Owned Companies – Regulatory Scenario in India 5. Registration of Foreign Office in India 6. Issue And Transfer Of Securities 7. Board of Directors and Management 8. Meetings and Incidental Matters 9. Declaration and Payment of Dividend 10. Books of Accounts and Audit 11. Cross Border Mergers and Registered Valuer

Key Features:-

  • Highlights of Companies Act, 2013 and their impact on foreign companies
  • Foreign companies in India and various modes of doing business in India
  • Procedure for registration of foreign companies and offices in India
  • Share capital and allotment of securities
  • Board of directors and management
  • Declaration and payment of dividend