United States

High Growth Markets Webcast - India Companies Act 2013 - New Rules notified; effective April 1, 2014

Wednesday April 23, 2014 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
From Global Enterprise Institute

From the Global Enterprise Institute

Event Overview:
This webcast focuses on investment opportunities and challenges in high growth, emerging markets around the globe. The corporate legislation in India enters a new landscape with the notification of new sections of The Companies Act, along with the related rules. The applicability date of the provisions and associated policy rules is April 1, 2014. The rules are prescriptive and guide companies in implementing The Companies Act in a number of areas relating to management of companies, board and governance, accounts and audit, and corporate social responsibility. This informative Webcast will be moderated by Rishi Chugh, partner in charge of KPMG LLP’s U.S.-India practice. He will be joined by Raajeev Batra, partner and head of Governance, Risk & Compliance Services for KPMG in India, Hemal Zobalia, partner, Tax and Regulatory Services, and Sai Venkateshwaran, partner and head of Accounting Advisory Services for KPMG in India who will share their insights regarding: Requirements on related party transactions and inter-corporate loans and investments, Requirements on financial reporting, Requirements on Board composition and Board committees, Requirements on audit, including mandatory rotation of auditors, Salient features of the revised CSR framework and immediate compliance requirements