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2022 (6) TMI 624 - Corporate Laws
Head Note / Extract:
Seeking approval of the Composite Scheme of Amalgamation - Section 230 to 232 and other applicable provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 read with Companies (Compromises, Arrangements and Amalgamations) Rules, 2016 - HELD THAT:- This Tribunal is of the considered view that the scheme as contemplated amongst the petitioner companies seems to be prima facie in compliance with the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013. Further there seems to be no objection on the part of the shareholders that the Scheme is in no way detrimental to the interest of the shareholders of the Company. In view of absence of any other objections having been placed on record before this Tribunal and since all the requisite statutory compliances having been fulfilled, this Tribunal sanctions the Scheme of Amalgamation along with Company Petitions as well as the prayer made therein. The Learned Counsel for the Petitioner Companies submitted that no investigation proceedings are pending against the Transferor or Transferee Companies under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956 or the Companies Act, 2013 and no proceedings against the petitioner companies for oppression or mismanagement have been filed before this Hon'ble Tribunal or erstwhile Company Law Board - Notwithstanding the above, if there is any deficiency found or, violation committed qua any enactment, statutory rule or regulation, the sanction granted by this Tribunal will not come in the way of action being taken, albeit, in accordance with law, against the persons concerned and also the directors and officials of the petitioners. The scheme is approved - company petition are allowed.