Company Law (Mysore Univ)

ISBN Number : 978-93-5262-439-3

Student Price : Rs.350

Student Dollar Price : 14$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 230

Book Weight :308

About The Book

The Companies Act which governs the corporate activities was first introduced in 1913 and it was repealed in 1956 which contained 658 sections and 15 schedules. This Act regulated every activity of corporate world. With the growth of Indian economy, particularly after the adoption of GLP policy, 1956 Act could not give more space despite the fact that several amendments were made to run the corporate world on sound lines. Necessity arose to repeal the 1956 Act and on 8th August 2013, Rajya Sabha approved new Companies Act.

The Companies Act, 2013, Contains 29 chapters 470 sections and 7 schedules. The new Act is considered as historic changes in disclosure norms, e-management, role and liabilities of auditors , compliance and enforcement, mergers and acquisitions are significant. New aspects Such as Corporate Social Responsibility, One-person Company, Small Companies, Dormant Companies, class action suits and many other new aspects related to good corporate practices are also introduced to promote more ethical practices and good governance in the Indian Corporate world.

This title Company Law is written as per the provisions of Companies Act, 2013 and covers the information about the formation, of a company , documents to be produced at the time of registration, prospects, financing of companies, membership and company, documents to be produced at the time of registration, prospects, financing of companies, membership and company meetings.



Chapter 1. Company - Overview
Chapter 2. Company Formation
Chapter 3. Corporate Social Responsibility
Chapter 4. Memorandum of Association
Chapter 5. Articles of Association
Chapter 6. Prospectus
Chapter 7. Capital and Financing of Companies
Chapter 8. Membership of A Company
Chapter 9. Company Meetings
Chapter 10. Meeting of Board of Directors
Chapter 11. Annual General Meeting
Chapter 12. Extra-Ordinary General Meeting

About The Author

Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, is an erudite scholar and a prolific writer. He has promoted educational institutions and has a teaching experience of over 50 years, serving in the capacity of professor, principal and the director of postgraduate center. He has widely traveled abroad and has presented many research papers in national and international conferences. He has authored over 90 titles on Commerce and Management subjects, catering to the needs of graduate and postgraduate studies in Commerce and Management. He is a member of Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Karnataka and has served as Chairman of Business Education Committee, besides being the member of International Trade Committee, IT Committee and Tourism Committee. He has founded Federation of Teachers` Councils of Commerce and Management in Karnataka to revamp business education. As a Founder President, he has contributed to give a new turn to business education in Karnataka. At the instance of the Federation, Government of Karnataka appointed a high-powered committee to restructure business education in Karnataka for which he was appointed as a member.

His contribution to commerce and management literature in KANADA (state language) is immeasurable. Glossary of business concepts in Kannada covering over 4,000 concepts on Finance, Marketing, HRM and Accounting authored by him is an academic marvel. This work is acclaimed as a classic literature of its own kind on Commerce and Management in Kannada.

Tumkur University has conferred on Prof. H.R. Appannaiah, Doctor of Letters for his thesis on business education. Considering his contribution to business education, Tumkur University (Karnataka) has honored him by conferring "Honorary Professor of Management".

Suresh B.H -

M.Com. , Ph.D


Department of Post Graduate Studies in Commerce

Manasagangotri, Mysore.

Mr. H.A. Bhaskar is a service professional working for Karnataka Beverages Corporation Ltd., Bengaluru. He holds B.Sc. degree and MBA in Materials Management from Indian Institute of Materials Management, besides holding PG Diploma in Materials Management from the same Institute. He has over 25 years of experience and has 16 titles to his credit on Commerce and Management subjects.

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