• News

Recent News

  • Alcohol and Marijuana: California ABC Issues New Guidance on the Interplay Between the Alcohol and Cannabis Industries

    Alcohol and Marijuana: California ABC Issues New Guidance on the Interplay Between the Alcohol and Cannabis Industries

    Published: 22 Jan 2018

    On January 18, 2018, the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control released an advisory that outlines the agency’s policies about legalized cannabis and marijuana relative to licensees that sell alcohol beverages. The advisory, titled “Cannabis and Alcoholic Beverages”, uses a FAQ format to answer questions about what is permissible for alcohol licensees under California’s new cannabis l...

    Read More

  • Start up entity - One Person Company

    Start up entity - One Person Company

    Published: 21 Jan 2018

    One Person Company (OPC) is a recent corporate entity in India. OPC has been introduced under the Companies Act, 2013. As the name of the entity suggests, the law now allows even a single shareholder to incorporate a private limited company with only one director unlike the old requirement of minimum two shareholders and two directors. This option provides a more systematic, stable and indepen...

    Read More

  • Startup entity - Partnership

    Startup entity - Partnership

    Published: 21 Jan 2018

    Next step to operating as a solo bird is forming a partnership with other like-minded people. Partnership is a vehicle which is commonly used as an entity for startups. Even the government of India recognises a registered partnership as an eligible entity for seeking benefits under various schemes of the government. A partnership is governed by the provisions of Indian Partnership Act, 1932. ...

    Read More

  • Defence litigation

    Defence litigation

    Published: 21 Jan 2018

    Defence litigation The step-by-step presentation aims at informing customers about professional and qualitative defence conducted by lawyers in the litigations of the law firm. 1. Presentation of the dispute by the client - • Studying documents and information presented by the client - • Legal interpretation of materials and information provided by the client as a result of documentation i...

    Read More

  • Start up entity – a Private Limited Company

    Start up entity – a Private Limited Company

    Published: 20 Jan 2018

    A start up entity could take the shape of an Indian private limited company. Such company has to be incorporated under the aegis of the Companies Act, 2013. The most important benefits that a private limited company offers are: (i)           a distinct legal entity from that of the shareholders, directors and managers, (ii)  &#...

    Read More

  • Startup India - eligible entities

    Startup India - eligible entities

    Published: 20 Jan 2018

    For recognition as a Startup by the Government of India authorities, an entity’s structure should be one of the following: (i)                 Private limited company; (ii)               Limited Liability Partnership; (iii)  ...

    Read More

  • What is a Start Up

    What is a Start Up

    Published: 19 Jan 2018

    There is a lot of buzz in the Indian air. Startup is the word everyone swears by. The government, Banks, Investors, Reserve Bank of India, the buzz just does not stop … I have had the privilege of helping some startups and I see them as a beacon for the future of India. In next few articles, I will post information that the young entrepreneurs may find useful in knowing whether they qualify as...

    Read More

  • Redefining Startups

    Redefining Startups

    Published: 19 Jan 2018

    In previous articles, we discussed the current definition / qualifications of a Startup to avail the benefits granted by the government. Job creation was a big priority behind the idea of Startup India initiative of the government of India. However, there was no mandatory requirement or eligibility criteria for recognition as a startup entity. As per a report in today’s Economic Times, the gov...

    Read More

Find a Global Law Expert

Awards

Since 2010, the Global Law Experts annual awards have been celebrating excellence, innovation and performance across the legal communities from around the world.

Sign up for the latest legal briefing and news within Global Law Experts community, as well as a whole host of features, editorial and conference updates direct to your email inbox.

Naturally you can unsubscribe at anytime.