What action can be expected from the police in a non-cognizable offence?

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Following actions can be expected from the police in a non-cognizable offence – The information regarding non-cognizable offence ought to get lodged in the Daily Diary Register. Complainant ought to get advised & briefed properly to approach the Court. Police officer can not investigate into the Non-congnizable cases without the order of the court. A copy… Read more »

What is Administrative law?

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Administrative law is the body of law that governs the activities of administrative agencies of government. Government agency action can include rulemaking, adjudication, or the enforcement of a specific regulatory agenda. Administrative law is considered a branch of public law.

What is a company?

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A company is an association of several persons. Decisions are made according to the view of the majority. Various matters have to be discussed and decided upon. These discussions take place at the various meetings which take place between members and between the directors. Needless to say, the importance of meetings cannot be under-emphasised in… Read more »

List the different Kinds of Company Meetings?

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Broadly, meetings in a company are of the following types :- I. Meetings of Members : These are meetings where the members / shareholders of the company meet and discuss various matters. Member’s meetings are of the following types :- A. Statutory Meeting : A public company limited by shares or a guarantee company having… Read more »

What does the term Proxy refers to?

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In case of a company having a share capital and in the case of any other company, if the articles so authorise, any member of a company entitled to attend and vote at a meeting of the company shall be entitled to appoint another person (whether a member or not) as his proxy to attend… Read more »

What does the term Quorum refers to?

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Quorum refers to the minimum number of members who must be present at a meeting in order to constitute a valid meeting. A meeting without the minimum quorum is invalid and decisions taken at such a meeting are not binding. The articles of a company may provide for a quorum without which a meeting will… Read more »

Who is a Chairman?

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The chairman is the head of the meeting. Generally, the chairman of the Board of Directors is the Chairman of the meeting. Unless the articles otherwise provide, the members present in person at the meeting elect one of themselves to be the chairman thereof on a show of the hands. If there is no Chairman… Read more »

What are the Duties of the chairman?

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Without a chairman, a meeting is incomplete. The chairman is the regulator of the meeting. His duties include the following :- He must ensure that the meeting is properly convened and constituted i.e. that proper notice has been given, that the required quorum is present, etc. He must ensure that the provisions of the act… Read more »