The Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) on Wednesday dismissed the insolvency petition of Union Bank of India against Rolta India, citing the Supreme Court’s judgment striking down the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) February 12 circular as ultra vires.
The Ahmedabad bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) on Tuesday issued a notice to Essar Power after L&T Infrastructure Finance Company approached it to initiate insolvency proceedings against the Essar Group company.
The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), 2016, will soon have provisions dealing with individual insolvency and bankruptcy, said MS Sahoo, chairman of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).
Concerned over the issue of forum shopping by some homebuyers, Maharashtra RERA chief Gautam Chatterjee has suggested that if NCLT decides to take up a real estate case that is a RERA registered project, it should first refer the matter to the respective real estate regulator before it decides to address the issue.
Stating that they are 'aggrieved by the gross failure on the part of Unitech in delivering their contractual obligations, over 100 Unitech homebuyers have moved an application in the Supreme Court asking the apex court to direct the government of India to take over the management of the embattled firm, just as the company law board had done in case of Satyam Computer Services way back in 2001.
Lenders Can Move Insolvency Plea Against Guarantors Without Invoking CIRP For Principal Borrowers: NCLAT
The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) had held that the lenders of defaulting companies can initiate corporate insolvency resolution process against corporate guarantors without invoking Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process (CIRP) for the principal borrowers.