Corporate Directors–Roles, Responsibilities, Powers and Duties of Directors
Author : Ashish Makhija
ISBN : 9789351439660
EDITION : 1st
NO. OF VOLUMES : 1
COPYRIGHT YEAR : 2016
Corporate Directors analyses the roles, responsibilities, rights and obligations of directors under the Companies Act, 2013. Written in a lucid style, the book discusses key developments in the areas of Related Party Transactions, Disclosure Requirements, Women Directors and Corporate Social Responsibility. The book provides clarity on the legal provisions and their practical implications through chapters such as ‘How to Read Financial Statements?’ and ‘Safety Net’. In addition to rules, regulations and allied legislations, the appendices to the book include useful comparative tables on Companies Act, 2013 vis-a`-vis Companies Act, 1956 as well as Corporate Governance Norms for Independent Directors under Companies Act, 2013 and SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015. The book will serve as a handbook for directors, key managerial personnel, compliance managers, corporate law practitioners, company secretaries and chartered accountants.
Ashish Makhija is Managing Attorney of AMC Law Firm and is the Standing Counsel for the Official Liquidator (Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India) attached to the High Court of Delhi. A Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant and an advocate, he has over 26 years of hands on experience in commercial, corporate and allied laws. He also holds a Master's degree in Law from India and USA. He is a Faculty at the Institute of Directors taking 'Master Class of Directors' and was an adjunct professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, USA, until December, 2014. He has several published books and research papers to his credit. He is one of the Specialist Editors of the 23rd Edition of MC Bhandari's Guide to Company Law Procedures published by LexisNexis in 2016.