MUMBAI: CNBC-TV18’s ‘The Firm’ enjoys the distinction of being Indian television's only show dedicated exclusively to corporate law, governance, M&A, tax and audit matters. The Firm is hence, best poised to present ‘Companies, Act!’ – an extremely topical special series, over the next few weeks. Through 8-10 episodes, the show will showcase the best minds in business, finance, law and accounting to bring you an in-depth analysis of what the new Companies Act, 2013 means for corporate India and its stakeholders.
From 1st April, 2014, The Companies Act, 2013 is finally a reality – with 29 chapters, 7 schedules, 470 sections (only 282 operational as of now) and 19 chapters of Rules (operational). Each one of India’s over 9 lakh companies will now have to exist, operate, grow and govern as per this landmark, new legal architecture.
From incorporation to capital raising, governance, board management, accounting and audit, M&A, litigation and bankruptcy – ‘Companies, Act!’ will cover every aspect of the impact of this new law on India Inc.
Tune in to CNBC-TV18 to watch ‘Companies, Act!’ every Saturday at 10:00 pm and every Sunday at 6:30 pm from 19th April, 2014.
The Firm on CNBC-TV18 is an industry benchmark in covering the latest in corporate law, governance, taxation and auditing. With India leading the emerging markets promise and as Indian corporates make global moves and investment flows deepen, shareholder protection strategies, merger & acquisition tactics and taxation issues will be critical to success. Hosted by Menaka Doshi, The Firm is the one-stop destination to stay abreast of the rapid developments in this space.