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Author(s)Amitava Banerjee
PublisherTaxmann Publications
Edition2018 Edition
Publish YearSeptember 2018


A Comprehensive Commentary on Law Relating to Company Meetings with Veritable Collection of Specimen Resolutions
Decision making is interplay between human factors and defined considerations which give rise to the law and practice of Meetings

This book is an endeavour to comprehensively analyse the legal and procedural aspects associated with Board and General Meetings under the Companies act, 2013 and SEBI (LODR) regulations, 2015. The procedural aspects and the legal interpretations given by various judicial forums have been incorporated to further explain the intent of law. Secretarial Standards, issued by ICSI which are an integral tool for explaining the provisions of law have been duly explained under each topic for the benefit of the reader. An attempt has been made by the author to follow the practical approach of the various procedures involved for Board and Shareholders meetings to facilitate the professionals in understanding the various concepts of the law with clarity and discharge their responsibilities effectively. The author would like to put on record the appreciation for taxmann publications, Shri rakesh Bhargava, Mr. Mitrapal Yadav, Mr. punit aggarwal and their team members for their commendable efforts in publishing the book. We look forward to the feedback of readers to help us to make the book a true referencer for the professional fraternity

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Meetings of Directors/ Committees of Directors

Chapter 3 Annual General Meeting

Chapter 4 Extraordinary General Meetings

Chapter 5 Minutes of general meeting

Chapter 6 Class meetings of shareholders

Chapter 7 Meetings for sanctioning scheme of compromise or arrangement

Chapter 8 Meetings of Debenture holders

Chapter 9 Registration of Resolutions

Chapter 10 Resolutions

About the Author
Amitava Banerjee is a qualified Company Secretary. He also holds a master’s degree in Commerce and a Diploma in Business Laws from NUJS, Kolkata. He has an illustrious industry experience with ITC Limited, Eros Group, Moser Baer and Isolux Corsan. He has been associated with consulting firms like Vaish Associates & Advocates and Grant Thornton, India. His inclination and passion for research and policy making had given him an opportunity to work with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) as Deputy Director, Corporate Governance.  Currently he serves as a Consultant to National Foundation for Corporate Governance (NFCG), a PPP set up in the year 2003 by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA). The other eminent partners at NFCG are Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) National Stock Exchange (NSE), Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA).  His forte lies in corporate compliance management, checklists, reports, project consulting and paralegal support. He is also adept in drafting position papers, newsletters, writing articles, backgrounders and acting as Secretariat to strategic ministerial committees. He has been an author with two earlier publications on Directors and Board meetings