The Companies Act, 1956
10F. Appeals against the order of the Company Law Board.
1[10F. Appeals against the order of the Company Law Board.
Any person aggrieved by any decision or order of the Company Law Board 2[made before the commencement of the Companies (Second Amendment) Act, 2002] may file an appeal to the High Court within sixty days from the date of communication of the decision or order of the Company Law Board to him on any question of law arising out of such order:
Provided that the High Court may, if it is satisfied that the appellant was prevented by sufficient cause from filing the appeal within the said period, allow it to be filed within a further period not exceeding sixty days.]
The High Court in section 10F of the Companies Act means the High Court having jurisdiction in relation to the place at which the registered office of the company is situate as indicated by section 2(11) read with section 10(1)(a) of the Act; Stridewell Leathers (P) Ltd. v. Bhankerpur Simbhaoli Beverages (P) Ltd., AIR 1994 SC 158: (1994) 19 Comp. Cas. 139: 1993 (3) Com LJ 405.
1. Ins. by Act 31 of 1988, sec. 5 (w.e.f. 4-8-1989).
2. Ins. by Act 11 of 2003, sec. 4.