Procedure to change Company information/Name of Company

Once a Company (Private/Public) is registered with the Registrar of Companies, there could be instances wherein specific Company information needs to be updated with the ROC. Following are some of those instances & the related procedure. Procedure to intimate changes among managing director, directors, manager and secretary of a company. A company can intimate changes […]

How to check name availability for the Private company or LLP with ROC / MCA?

**** Updated as on February 23rd, 2014 **** What’s Updated? – MCA Circular on : Use of word ‘National’, ‘Bank’, ‘Exchange’, ‘Stock Exchange’ in the names of Companies or Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs).  Refer General Circular No. 2/2014 One can check whether the proposed Company Name (Private Limited or LLP) is available for Registration or not with […]

How to validate the digital signature on the Certificate of Incorporation

When the Certificate of Incorporation (.pdf) is received from the Registrar of Companies (ROC) & opened in the Adobe Reader,  it may display the signature as “Validity unknown”. In order to validate the same, few steps needs to be followed in the Adobe Reader. Please refer to the attached  PDF file for the instructions Validate_Incorporation_Certificate  

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