Companies Act Overview

Corporate structures in India are in the form of limited liability companies are incorporated under the Companies Act, 2013. A company can be defined as an artificial person, having separate legal identity incorporated under the provisions of statute with a perpetual succession, common seal, limited liability and objectives defined under the memorandum and having ownership transferrable via shares

Companies Act Overview

Different types of Companies under Companies act, 2013
1. One Person Company (OPC)
2. Private Company
3. Public Company
4. Dormant Company
5. Small Company
6. Banking Company
7. Unlimited Company
8. Charitable Company

After having obtained the assent of the President of India on 29th August, 2013, it has now become the Companies Act, 2013 (CA 2013). That means the Companies Act, 2013 received the assent of the President on 29-08-2013 and section 1 thereof came into force on the same date