Join our Self-Paced Certificate Course on the Companies Act, 2013 & SEBI- Laws & Practice

Anthony Clarence
Shantanu Jindel
Shourya Sengupta

Khaitan & Co.

Manshoor Nazki


indus law
Akshay Pathak
Principal Associate

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Ritu Sajnani
Ex- Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, NSE
& Reliance Industries Limited
Kanika Kadam
Ex- Principal Associate

Khaitan & Co.

If you are a corporate law enthusiast, you would know how important/relevant is the knowledge of Company law. The major chunk of functioning of law firms dealing with the corporate side of law rests on company law and thus it becomes imperative for any law student, lawyers or anyone seeking to work in corporate law to gain theoretical & practical knowledge on company law.

In order to become a corporate lawyer, you must first have a strong understanding of company law practice. This area of law governs the interactions and relationships between businesses, shareholders, and other stakeholders. Corporate lawyers use this knowledge to advise their clients on the best course of action to take in various situations. 

Recognising this need, Bettering Results is introducing a comprehensive and well-structured Certificate Course on the Companies Act, 2013 & SEBI- Laws & Practice designed after taking inputs from tier-1 law firm lawyers. 

This course includes basic understanding of concepts along with associated laws and practical insights into the law by professionals already working in top law firms like Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, JSA, Trilegal, Khaitan & Co. and many more.

You will also get to learn and draft important agreements/documents like Memorandum of Association, Shareholders Agreement, Share Purchase Agreement, Share Subscription Agreement etc.

If you are really interested in making a career in corporate law, then you must join this course right now!

Companies that we have had participants from include Hindalco Industries limited, GMR Group, Powergrid Corporation of India Limited, Aditya Birla Finance Ltd, Adani Road Transport Limited, L&T Financial Services, Cybercity builders and developers Pvt Ltd, Om Infra Ltd, Gayatri Projects Limited, Cashfree Payments, L&T Defence, and JB Pharmaceuticals etc.  and law firms like Khaitan & Co., DSK Legal, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas etc.

Join now to stay ahead in your career!

Module 1

Basic Understanding of Company Law

  • Introduction – Meaning of Company, Nature, & Characteristics
  • Journey from Companies Act, 1956 to Companies Act, 2013
  • Comparison of Partnership Firm, Trust, Company and LLP

  • Kinds of Companies under the Companies Act, 2013
  • Process of incorporation of a Company under the Companies Act, 2013
Module 2

Memorandum of Association, Articles of Association & drafting in detail

Module 3
  • Prospectus- Types of Prospectus & Drafting of Prospectus

  • Modes of issue of securities under Companies Act, 2013- Offer for sale, allotment, issue, public offer, private placement

  • Share Certificate & Share Warrant

Module 4

Directors and Key managerial personnel

  • Kinds of directors, appointment of directors, & liability of directors under the Companies Act, 2013
  • Key managerial personnel under the Companies Act, 2013 and their roles
Module 5:

Corporate Finances

  • Equity & Debt
  • Bonds, ESOPs, Sweat Equity Shares, Preference shares, bonus shares
  • Rights issue, private placement, and preferential allotment
Module 6:

Dividend, Buyback of shares etc.

  • Declaration and Payment of Dividend under the Companies Act, 2013 and relevant rules
  • Buyback of shares and the process
Module 7 & 8:

Company Administration and Corporate Governance

  • Evolution of corporate governance in India 
  • Nomination and Remuneration Committee
  • Audit Committee
  • Stakeholder Relationship Committee
  • Board Meetings
  • Shareholders Meetings
  • Related Party Transactions
Module 9:

Accounting, Inquiry & Investigation under the Companies Act, 2013

  • Accounts & Financial statements
  • Audit & Auditors
  • Inquiry & Investigation
Module 10:

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

  • Introduction to CSR
  • Drafting of CSR Policy 
  • CSR Rules
  • List of activities that may be undertaken under CSR
Module 11:

Undertaking due diligence as a corporate lawyer

Module 12 & 13:

Drafting of following important agreements for a corporate lawyer

  • Shareholders’ Agreement 
  • Share Purchase Agreement 
  • Share Subscription Agreement 
  • Joint Venture Agreement
  • Debenture Trust Deed
  • Loan agreement
Module 14:

Role of various Regulatory Bodies/Adjudicating Authorities under the Companies Act, 2013

  • Registrar of Companies
  • National Company Law Tribunal 
  • Appellate Tribunal 
  • Special Courts
Module 15:

Learn how to use Ministry of Corporate Affairs website & its importance in a company law practice.

Module 16:

SEBI Laws applicable to listed entities & Takeover Code Practice 

Module 17:

FEMA Act, 1999, FDI Policy & important filings (relevant provisions)

Module 18 & 19:

Company Processes

  • Concept of Compromise, reconstruction & amalgamation under the Companies Act, 2013
  • Procedure of Compromise, reconstruction & amalgamation under the Companies Act, 2013
  • How to draft schemes of arrangement
Module 20:

Winding up of Companies- Mandatory vs Voluntary

Module 21:

Company Processes

  • Removal of name from the register (including reply to strike-off notice)
  • Prevention of Oppression and Mismanagement
  • Conversion of Company
Module 22 & 23:

Career as a Corporate Lawyer & Career Guidance Sessions

  • Job opportunities in the market
  • What soft skills are required to become a leading corporate lawyer?
  • How to get clients as a corporate lawyer?
  • How to build a personal brand?
  • CV & Cover Letter for corporate law internship/job
  • Must know laws for a corporate lawyer
  • Work done by a corporate lawyer


  1. Law student
  2. Practicing Advocates willing to join corporate law practice or excel in their ongoing practice
  3. CA/CS interested in company law practice
  4. Academicians
  5. In-house counsels dealing with corporate matters
  6. Any corporate law enthusiast interested in learning company law.


  2. Gain extensive practical knowledge by top corporate lawyers
  3. Q&A round with the instructors
  4. Recording accessible for 1 year
  5. Certificate on completion

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Testimonials from BR Learners

Sarthak Mishra, Associate, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.

“This course was really well organised and well designed. What stood out was the value it delivered at such an economical pricing point, similar courses/conferences cost 10x more especially with the line-up of speakers we had. The moderator – speaker model was also quite intuitive and all important topics were covered by the speakers. I’m actually looking forward to courses like these organised in the future.”

Ishita Tiwari, Associate, SirionLabs

“The Course Content was very informative and the instructors really explained the reasoning part behind clauses and in general to a great extent. The assignment too was very insightful and I learned a lot while drafting the assignment.”

Anand Narayan, Legal Manager, Aditya Birla Group

“The lectures were good. The assignment was interesting. Kudos to Varsha and Team”

Ashutosh Pandey, Law Graduate, Llyod Law College, India

“A very well drafted curriculum with proactive team and Mentors willing to teach and quench all the curiosity!

Arvind Srinivasan, Advocate

Thanks to Bettering Results (BR) for arranging this unique course where modules are taught by senior associates from some of the best law firms in India.”

Gopal Srinath Kidambi, Advocate

The course helped me refresh my already existing knowledge and also helped me gain fresh perspectives.

A big thank you to Varsha Gupta of Bettering Results (BR)for patiently handling my queries before enrolling for, and during the course!”

Megha Sharma, Legal Counsel, Unified Credit Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

“The course provided a good insight of the subject and was a great learning experience.”

Barnali Mukherjee, 4th Year Law Student, KIIT School of Law

“The course was extremely helpful. As a 4th year student I feel that this course will make me confident with contract drafting.”

B. D. Rao Kundan, 4th Year Law Student, RGNUL, Patiala

“As a student of law, I always wanted to know how to draft unambiguous and legally enforceable contracts in order to help the parties handle future disagreements. This well organised course on contract drafting has helped me learning the same. Getting insights directly from the industry experts on nuances of drafting a good contracts was something special about this course. Now, I feel more confident and can draft any type of agreements or contracts.”