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  • Tax evaders to face music for demonetisation adventures

    Tax evaders to face music for demonetisation adventures

    Published: 18 Feb 2018

    Due to demonetisation operation launched by the Indian government last year, many individuals and corporates were caught unaware. They had plenty of unexplained cash and 50 days to deposit it all in the banking system. Most of these persons and entities ‘outsourced’ the deposit mechanism and deposited unexplained and unsecured cash running into millions and billions of Rupees with the banks thro...

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  • Valuation of stressed assets under IBC

    Valuation of stressed assets under IBC

    Published: 17 Feb 2018

    With the enforcement of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (‘IBC’), all the stakeholders, i.e., Lenders, Borrowers, Bidders, Insolvency Professionals and even the government are undergoing ‘teething troubles’ for its effective implementation. These stakeholders seems to be at crossroads on every vital issue. A pertinent question is arising about the valuation methodology to be adopted for a fair val...

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  • Managers‘ risk of liability and D&O insurance

    Managers‘ risk of liability and D&O insurance

    Published: 16 Feb 2018

    Mistakes made by managers can prove costly both for the company as well as the managers themselves. For this reason, many companies take out D&O insurance policies for their executive personnel. The executives in a company not only bear considerable responsibility, they can also be held accountable for the mistakes they make and held liable with their private assets. An increasing number of ...

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  • Impact of Nigeria’s Legislations and Business Practices on Foreign Investments

    Impact of Nigeria’s Legislations and Business Practices on Foreign Investments

    Published: 15 Feb 2018

    Our book titled “Impact of Nigeria’s Legislations and Business Practices on Foreign Investments” is out on www.morebooks.com. The book introduces expatriates to the business climate in Nigeria and the regulatory framework for carrying on business in Nigeria. The book is set out to give expatriates and foreign businesses a good grasp of what to expect in doing business in Nigeria. We have explor...

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  • 100% FDI in telecom under automatic route

    100% FDI in telecom under automatic route

    Published: 15 Feb 2018

    Buoyed by the improved rankings in the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index, the Government of India is mulling further liberalisation for making it more foreign investment friendly. The latest in this series is the government’s plan to allow 100 per cent FDI for telecom services including infrastructure through the automatic route. Under the automatic route for FDI, no prior government approval is re...

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  • India to encourage arbitration

    India to encourage arbitration

    Published: 14 Feb 2018

    India is fast developing as a favorite destination for foreign investors to invest and conduct business in India. In the World Bank’s latest annual Ease of Doing Business report, India ranked 100th compared to previous year’s 130th, which is a significant improvement in the rankings. However, the image and perception of India being a difficult country in terms of enforcement of contracts still n...

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  • Can an INTERPOL Red Notice be Removed?

    Can an INTERPOL Red Notice be Removed?

    Published: 13 Feb 2018

    Red Notices issued by the International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) are an important global tool in tracking and arresting criminals who have fled the jurisdiction of a state. But Red Notices can be open to corruption. They are not always issued on a genuine legal basis, and there may be certain circumstances where a notice should be removed or amended. There are a number of method...

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  • Bank Depositors, beware

    Bank Depositors, beware

    Published: 13 Feb 2018

    Money is a never-ending problem, said Alvin Ailey. Those who lack money, crib about the lack of it. Those who have, debate when, where and how to spend, save or invest it, how to reap dividends and how to keep it safe. For conservative Indian investors and most of retired Indians, bank deposits are the most popular instruments. They are considered to be the safest. However, the proposed Fina...

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