National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) is a quasi-judicial body in India that adjudicates issues relating to companies in India. The NCLT was established under the Companies Act 2013 and was constituted on 1 June 2016.

 

The NCLT has the power under the Companies Act to adjudicate proceedings:

  1. Initiated before the Company Law Board under the previous act (the Companies Act 1956);
  2. Pending before the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR), including those pending under the Sick Industrial Companies (Special Provisions) Act, 1985;
  3. Pending before the Appellate Authority for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction; and
  4. Pertaining to claims of oppression and mismanagement of a company, winding up of companies and all other powers prescribed under the Companies Act.

We are currently working in NCLT, Chandigarh bench