Companies Act, 2013 and Rules & Forms With Concise Commentary and Referencer, 2nd Edition


The 2nd re-print of this book has been brought out keeping in view the recent amendment under the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015. The book is also updated with all the Notifications, Circulars and Orders as issued by Ministry of Corporate Affairs till date of publication.
The book attempts to provide a simplified reading experience by quoting relevant rules and corresponding Sections of Companies Act 1956 along with the text of the Sections under Companies Act 2013.

Further, the book also includes updated rules and forms. This book is a compendium of information relating to Companies Act 2013 and includes list of notified sections, circulars, comparison between 1956 and 2013 Act and top hundred highlights of Act & Rules. The book provides latest amendments as made by the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015 in a simplified manner. It would be extremely useful for CA’s, CSs, Companies, Law professionals and Legal Departments.


  • Companies Act, 2013 with
  • Clear indication of Not Notified Sections and exceptions to Notified Sections.
  • Rule number linked with relevant section for easy reference.
  • Sections mentioning corresponding Section of the 1956 Act
  • Amendments as per the Companies (Amendment) Act 2015.
  • Text of Companies (Amendment) Act, 2015.
  • Text of notified rules.
  • Concise commentary in the form of top 100 highlights of Act and Rules
  • Reference tables pertaining to:
    • Comparison between Companies Act, 1956 and Companies Act, 2013
    • List of Provision of 1956 still in force
    • Circulars along with its text
    • Section-wise Notified Forms with Rule No., etc.
  • Subject Index to the Companies Act, 2013

Table of Content:

This book is divided into three Divisions.

Division I covers the Companies Act 2013 along with amendment under Companies (Amendment) Act 2015.

Division II covers the Rules and relevant Forms under Companies Act 2013

Division III is the concise reference which includes

  • List of notified sections
  • List of effective sections of Companies Act 1956
  • Comparative table between 1956 and 2013
  • Table of section and rules in respect of which form
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