JOIN our 8-Weeks Certificate Course on Companies Act, 2013 & SEBI Laws (Starts on September 16, 2023)

Manshoor Nazki
Ankoosh K Mehta
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Vasudha Goenka
Partner & Ex- Deputy General Manager, SEBI
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Namita Shetty
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Natasha Treasurywala
Desai & Diwanji
Revathy Muralidharan
Akshay Pathak
Principal Associate
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Chirag Jain
Principal Associate
DSK Legal
Ronak Chawla
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, lawyer, company secretary, transaction lawyer, compliance lawyer, Independent advocate or anyone seeking to work in a corporate firm 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.

Thus, Bettering Results, in consultation with lawyers from India’s tier-1 law firms like Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, IndusLaw, Khaitan & Co., Trilegal and more, orchestrated an exclusive Certificate Course to cover the ambit of Companies Act, 2013 & SEBI Law. 

Bettering Results (BR), a premium Ed-tech platform conducts diverse batches of certificate courses, mentorship programs, offline workshops, masterclasses and career guidance sessions on aspects of law like Mergers and Acquisitions, Contract Drafting and Negotiations, Intellectual Property Law, Capital Markets and Securities Law, Arbitration and more.

This certificate course will further take you through the real-time experiences of lawyers and professionals dealing with Company law and how it becomes applicable in their practice. 

The course will start on September 16, 2023, and cover basic concepts and gradually grow along the tangent of complex topics in the Companies Act, 2013.

You will get the chance to learn to draft transaction documents like Memorandum of Understanding, Shareholders Agreement, Share Purchase Agreement, Share Subscription Agreement, etc. while learning to explore and understand the usage of the MCA website. The modules of the course will step-by-step take you through the entire ambit as they’ll be covered by experts in live sessions.

The previous batch had participants from companies like the Reserve Bank of India, Hindalco Industries Ltd. , GMR Group, Powergrid Corporation of India Limited, Aditya Birla Finance Ltd., Adani Road Transport Ltd., L&T Financial Services, Cybercity Builders and Developers Pvt Ltd., Om Infra Ltd, Gayatri Projects Ltd, Cashfree Payments, L&T Defence, and JB Pharmaceuticals.

Lawyers from law firms like DSK Legal, Khaitan & Co., IndusLaw, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and Co. have been learners as well as many law school law students.

You will also have access to one FREE Pre-recorded course worth more than INR 3499/- of your choice along with this course. Pre-recorded courses list is available at

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
  • Concept of lifting of corporate veil- Case laws
Module 2

Kinds of Companies & Incorporation process

  • Private Company & Public Company
  • Associate or Joint Venture Company
  • Foreign Company
  • Government Company
  • Section 8 Company
  • Holding and Subsidiary Company
  • Step-by-Step Incorporation Process of a Company
Module 3

Practical Sessions: Drafting Memorandum and Articles of Association

  • Drafting Key Clauses in Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • Ensuring Compliance and Precision in Drafting
Module 4

Directors under the Companies Act, 2013

  • Kinds of directors, appointment of directors, & liability of directors
  • Director’s Duties, Liabilities, and Rights
  • White collar crime and fraud: Criminal liability of directors and corporate
  • Case studies: Disqualification of directors
Module 5

Company Administration and Corporate Governance

  • Evolution of corporate governance in India 
  • Board Meetings & Drafting Resolutions for Key Corporate Decisions
  • Shareholders Meetings
  • Drafting Shareholders’ Resolutions and Minutes
  • Formation of various committees and governance
  • Practical examples of corporate governance
Module 6 & Module 7

Corporate Finances

  • Share Capital and Debentures
  • Equity Share Capital &, Preference Share Capital
  • Rights issue, private placement, and preferential allotment in detail
  • Issuance, Transfer, and Alteration of Shares
  • Understanding Debentures and Their Legal Implications
  • Buy-back of shares
Module 8

Due Diligence Report Drafting 

Module 9

Prospectus and Securities Allotment

  • Prospectus- Types of Prospectus & Drafting of Prospectus 
  • Legal Framework for Securities Issuance and Allotment
Module 10 & 11

Drafting of important documents/ agreements:

  • Shareholders’ Agreement 
  • Share Purchase Agreement 
  • Share Subscription Agreement 
Module 12

Drafting of Debenture Trust Deed

Module 13

Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) and other Websites: basics, how to use

Module 14

SEBI Regulations applicable to Listed Entities

Module 15 & 16

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
  • How to draft petition for approval of a scheme of arrangement
Module 17

Winding up of Companies- Mandatory vs Voluntary

  • Compulsory winding up under Indian Companies Act, 2013 and under IBC, 2016
  • Grounds for compulsory winding up, application filed, Procedure for compulsory winding up
  • Effects of Compulsory winding up
  • Voluntary winding up under IBC, 2016 and Companies Act, 2013
  • Procedure in Voluntary winding up
Module 18

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

DURATION: 8 Weeks starting from September 16, 2023


  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.


  • Weekends Sessions ONLY (4-5 hours every weekend)
  • Live & Interactive Sessions
  • Recording of Live Sessions accessible 24*7 for 1 year at your convenience
  • Reading material for better learning is provided
  • Certificate shall be provided on completion of the course
  • Assignments and feedbacks for the practical application of the learning
  • Free access to one Self-Paced Course of choice. Pre-recorded courses list is available at
  • Career guidance sessions to make career in corporate law

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Testimonials from BR Learners on Courses

Adhityaa Vishal, Associate, ALMT Legal

“I had the opportunity to interact and learn from leading M&A lawyers in the field such as Aditya Prasad sir, Shourya Sengupta sir, Anish Jaipuriar sir, Paridhi Adani ma’am, Ritu Sajnani ma’am, Clarence Andre Anthony sir, Akshay Pathak sir and Siddharth Marwah sir amongst various others. It was a privilege to have learnt from such Eminent Individuals and overall, a great experience.”

Jayesh Borele, Associate, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.

“Got to learn the practical insists on critical aspects of M&A, understood complex transactions through various case studies, drafted transaction documents, interacted with the imminent lawyers of M&A teams of renowned law firms, networked and build life long memories and connections. I could actually relate the presentation of the sessions with actual work we do in practise. I would definitely recommend all the peers looking to excel in their M&A career to join this course.  This would definitely help you in setting up your foundations in the M&A space.”

Amisha Kamane, Student at MNLU, Nagpur

“The highlight of the course for me was the live sessions on M&A which were administered by M&A Experts such as Ms. Paridhi Adani, Mr. Shashank Vikram Singh, Ms. Deepti Sarma, Mr. Siddharth Marwah, Mr. Gaurav Mistry, Mr. Akshay Pathak, Mr. Anish Jaipuriar, Mr. Rahul Satyan and Mr. Binoy Parikh. What was also extremely helpful were the live career guidence sessions that were part of the Course, which undoubtedly made all the difference for me.

Through the course, I learnt the basics of M&A, including it’s stages and the intricacies of Term Sheets, Due Diligence Reports, Negotiations and Transaction Documents. The Course also covered essentials of Joint Ventures and Tax intricacies in M&A, all of which was very practically laid out and explained. I would like to thank the mentors for their unmatched guidance.

I would also especially like to thank Varsha Gupta Ma’am, who’s an inspiration herself and the entire Bettering Results (BR) team for organising this session which was very proactive and beginner friendly which most other courses out there are not. This course has definitely added to my knowledge and I can’t wait to further explore M&A and take the learnings from this course forward in my career.

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

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

Vivek Narang, Ex-Senior Associate, AZB & Partners

“I really liked the course and it gives a good kick start for someone who wants to work in the M&A space.”

Sanya Arora, Senior Associate, India Law Partners

“Thank you Clarence Andre Anthony, Abe Abrahamand Shivani Chugh for candidly sharing your insights and experiences that helped me carve a nuanced approach to the art of contract drafting and negotiations.

Thank you Bettering Results (BR) for creating a platform that enabled such an interaction.”

B.D Kundan Rao, 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.”

Ayush Tiwari, Student at BMS, College of Law, Bangalore

“I really liked the course and it gives a good kick start for someone who wants to work in the M&A space.”

Nandini Bimbraw, Student at Government Law College, Mumbai

“The course was comprehensive and covered basic concepts, principles and stages of M&A. Exclusive sessions were held on Term Sheets and DD Report, Negotiations, Joint Ventures, Competition law and employment and taxation issues related to M&A.

Despite having internships and even having exams in the past month, I was able to complete the course because of the recorded lectures, which was a major advantage of the course. The career guidance sessions at the end of the course were very insightful as the mentors shared their professional experiences.”

Taniya Shah, LLM Student at Jindal Global Law School

“It has indeed been an insightful journey and the credit goes to none other than the wonderful learned lawyers from esteemed law firms of the country.

I also was able to secure an internship in tier 1 law firm as I was amongst the top performers of the batch. Also, my blog got selected for publication on BR Blog. I highly recommend this course for those who wish to see themselves as successful M&A lawyers in mere future.”

Kartik Singh, Student at NLU Odisha & Incoming Associate at Trilegal

“The course, taught by some of the best legal minds in the country, helped me to understand different aspects of M&A and learn from their experiences in the said field.”

Shreya Joshi, Student at GLC, Mumbai

“I feel enrolling for the Mentorship program of M&A by Bettering Results (BR) was one of the wisest decision I made, why I primarily chose to enrol was because of the faculties as they were all practicing lawyers and are renowned in their respective fields, the kind of knowledge the mentors imparted apart from conceptual learning’s was from their personal experiences I can remember every single mentor saying that “We did this while handling this transaction” or “this is what happened with us” which was exceptional and was very intriguing.”

Success Stories


Aryan Puri
MIT, Pune
Khaitan & Co.

Harsh Nesarikar
ILS Law College, Pune

Kiran Patel
Alliance University, Bangalore
DSK Legal

Huzaifa Salim

Huzaifa Salim
Jamia Millia Islamia
DSK Legal

Shreya Joshi
GLC Mumbai
DSK Legal

Amisha Kamane
MNLU, Nagpur
Khaitan & Co.

Abhishek Malhotra
Faculty of Law, DU


Likhita Agrawal
NLU Nagpur
DSK Legal

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