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News & Events 

It is our constant endeavour to disseminate and share knowledge on important legal developments.

Starting this edition, we bring you the various forums / seminars / conferences where partners of AKM LLP and senior advisory board members addressed various gathering. 

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A Prominent Name in Corporate Legal Services

Article published in ‘The Insights Success Magazine’ under The Revolutionary Companies to Watch November 2020 Featured interview of Mr. A.K. Mylsamy Managing Partner of AK Mylsamy & Associates LLP!

IJCCI Gateway

September – October, 2020

Invest India, Govt. of Tamil Nadu and A.K. Mylsamy & Associates LLP Invite you to an 

Exclusive One-To-One Government To Business (G2B) Web Summit

On 22nd , 23rd,  24th & 25th September, 2020

We are pleased to inform you that A.K. Mylsamy & Associates LLP has organised an Exclusive ‘One-to-one, Government to Business (‘G2B’) web-meeting for both prospective Japanese investors considering investments anywhere in India and also to existing Japanese Companies who have their presence in Tamil Nadu.

Webinar For Japan – No.2
18th June, 2020

A.K. Mylsamy and Associates LLP and the Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a second Webinar for Japan on 18th June 2020.

Subathra Mylsamy- Committed To Success

Subathra Mylsamy, Partner , A.K. Mylsamy and Associates LLP, Attorneys-At-Law gave her interview in the ‘Leadership Talk Column’ in the special edition published by ‘The Enterprise World’ on “The 20 Prominent Women Lawyers to Watch in 2020” wherein she spoke about:
  • The initial challenges faced by the Firm
  • The success and growth of the Firm 
  • Future plans
  • Guidance to lawyers especially to women lawyers and replied to several other queries as well.

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5th June, 2020

A.K. Mylsamy & Associates LLP and Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, supported by The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation-ITPO, Tokyo presents an International Webinar on

‘INDIA: Investment Opportunities due to Global Business Realignment’
5th June, 2020

AK Mylsamy and Associates, LLP and the Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted an International Webinar for Japan on ‘India: Investment opportunities due to Global Business Realignment’ on the 5th of June, 2020.

This was a mega initiative at an international level for a Nobel cause to showcase India as an Investment destination and attract foreign investments into our Country to boost our economy.

Covid-19: Key Legal Issues For Businesses

2nd May, 2020

The ‘Export Promotion Council for EOUs & SEZs’, MEPZ and A.K. Mylsamy and Associates LLP, hosted a webinar on ‘Covid-19: Key Legal Issues For Businesses’.

MSME CEO Summit, 2019

2nd November, 2019

At the Confederation of Indian Industry [‘CII’] Conference on ‘MSME CEO Summit, 2019’ held on 2nd November 2019 at Le Meridian, Chennai. 

Program on Insolvency Law by AEIMA

25th September, 2019

Program organised by the ‘AEIMA’: Ambattur Industrial Estate Manufacturer’s Association on Insolvency Law on 25th September 2019.

Decoding the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
27th April, 2019

A special programme was organised by the Indo-Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry for on Friday, [27th April, 2019] to asses the impact of the insolvency law on payables and receivables.

Mr.KK Balu, former judge, Company Law Board and Senior Legal Advisor at A K Mylsamy & Associates, and Mr.PS Suman, Corporate Lawyer, A K Mylsamy & Associates lucidly explained what the law entails while also shedding light on the merits and demerits of the current Code.

Read more about the article on “The New Indian Express”

IBC 2.0 Initial hiccups; the way forward
18th March, 2019

Mr.K.K. Balu head the panel discussion on “IBC 2.0 – the initial hiccups and the way forward” in National e-Governance Services Limited (NeSL) on 18th March, 2019.

The focus of his discussion was on the initial challenges faced in interpreting the legislation on insolvency and also how we need to look ahead in its effective implementation.

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Law – impact on Receivables Management
19th February, 2019

On 19th February, 2019 Mr. K K. Balu and Mr. P.S.Suman addressed members of the NASSCOM on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy law and its impact on Receivables Management. Mr. Balu spoke in detail about (a) concept of financial creditors & financial creditors, (b) priority in settlement of dues of corporate debtors, (c) defence available to members when proceedings are initiated under the Code, (d) recent case laws rendered by NCLT/NCALT/Supreme Court in connection with the Code, (d) recent amendments etc.

Mr. Suman gave an account of the objects and purpose of the Code, various recovery measures available to members of NASSCOM on recovery of receivables. He also touched upon the practical aspects of operational creditors and financial creditors and gave presented a detailed analysis of the implications of the Code on corporate debtors and preventive measures to be adopted by members to escape from the consequences of the Code. He rounded off by sharing data on the current status of the IBC proceedings.

Prevention of Sexual Harassment at workplace
18th September, 2018 & 6th March, 2019

Ms. Subathra Mylsamy addressed at the management, staff and employees of Derby Clothing Pvt ltd on 18th September, 2018 and Stella Maris college on 6th March, 2019 on the legislation – the Prevention of Sexual Harassment at workplace.  While addressing the basics of the legislation, she spoke about the all important aspect of the Act – when to say “NO” and the methods of dealing with sexual harassment at work place.

While throwing light on instances of sexual harassment, she dealt with how big corporates deal with such cases. Issues such as setting up an internal complaints committee, initiatives of the government and creating awareness amongst people were identified as the need of the hour.   


IBC and its impact on the Real Estate sector
28th June, 2018

Mr.KK.Balu, Mr. AK. Mylsamy and Mr. PS Suman addressed CREDAI organization on the matters of insolvency and bankruptcy code and its impact on the Real Estate Sector on 28th June, 2018.


Insolvency law portal launched
20th April, 2018

A knowledge base and research portal on the law of insolvency and bankruptcy, www.IBCcases. com was launched on Friday.

Insolvency and Bankruptcy: Launch of a Knowledge and Research Portal
20th April, 2018
is an exhaustive knowledge and research portal on the law of Insolvency and Bankruptcy which provides ease of access to a user-friendly interface. has a repository of case laws along with a brief and concise summary of all cases. is a knowledge sharing initiative of A.K. Mylsamy and Associates LLP (AKM), a corporate law firm based in Chennai and has offices in Delhi and Coimbatore. AKM is spearheaded by its managing partner Mr.A.K. Mylsamy and traces its roots to the year 1964. The firm takes pride in having Mr. S. Balasubramanian who is the former chairman and judge of the Company Law Board and Mr. K.K. Balu who is the former vice-chairman and judge of the Company Law Board as part of their team besides other senior professionals.

AKM specializes and has a full-fledged practice in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC). IBC is a game changer and has far and wide-reaching impact on the Industry. The firm is well positioned to deal with IBC due also because of its pedigree and its established team.

With, AKM has carved a niche for itself. A team at AKM tracks every order passed by the twelve Benches of the National Company Law Tribunals, the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal and the Supreme Court of India. AKM started this exercise to become abreast of developments of this important law across India and has now shared their knowledge through to enable corporates and professionals such as lawyers, Insolvency Resolution professionals, Company Secretaries, Chartered Accountants etc., to freely access the large database of IBC cases for their use.

AKM’s team not only consists every order for a quick and easy appreciation of a case but also enables the filtering of and viewing of orders court wise, creditor wise, topic wise etc., The website also provides a search option to identify cases with ease. The entire original order of all courts are also provided side by side to enable professionals to use such orders as precedents.

To find precedents with adroitness, provides a comprehensive and easy to use interface on Insolvency and Bankruptcy Law. It makes legal research simple relevant, easy and fast.

AKM has soft-launched which has been received well by its users. The Chairperson of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India has formally launched in a grand event at Chennai called ‘Insights 2018’. AKM proposes to hold annual events where experts will focus on an in-depth analysis of a particular law.

AKM’s first knowledge sharing initiative started through their fortnightly e-newsletter ‘The Law Tree’ which is their unique newsletter and a first of its kind in several aspects which aims at spreading legal awareness by way of interesting articles, podcasts, infographics, illustrations, interviews, quotes etc…

SAM on $19m Tata Chemicals buy in Allied Silica – Legally India – News for Lawyers
11th April, 2018

Tata Chemicals on Sunday said it has signed a pact with Allied Silica Limited to acquire its precipitated silica business for Rs 123 crore on a slump sale basis. The deal is expected to be closed within three months, the company said in a release. The acquisition is a part of the Rs 295 crore investment approved by the board in February last year, towards this specialty business.

All you want to know on ICSA London (CS course in UK)
22nd March, 2016

The ICSI-SIRC is organizing a Study Circle Meeting on “All you want to know on ICSA London (CS course in UK)” on Tuesday, the 22nd March, 2016 at 6.00 pm at ICSI-SIRC House, Chennai. Shri P S Suman, Partner, A K Mylsamy & Associates LLP, Chennai will be the Speaker. PCH-1.



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