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New Book Annotates the EPF Act in a Case Law Perspective

The book provides valuable insights into the laws of Employees’ Provident Funds in India.


Vellore, Tamil Nadu -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/12/2018 -- The Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) is one of the most beneficial labour welfare schemes for salaried persons working in the private sector organizations. This new book discusses judicial interpretations relating to the Employees'' Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 in a vast range of situations.

The new book authored by Chidambaram Ramesh annotates the statute section by section from the legal standpoint and offers a systematic exposition of the Act in the form of a narrative, properly arranged under relevant chapters and topical headings. The book traces the legislative history of the Act and fulfils the long-felt need for an introductory study of the Act. The citation of case law is judicious and up-to- date. It extensively deals with provisions relating to recovery of provident fund arrears by citing relevant case laws under the Income Tax (Certificate Proceedings) Rules, 1962 and the Civil Procedure Code, 1908.

The book serves as a valuable reference to judges and lawyers dealing with the law of Employees' Provident Funds. It also serves as a useful guide to Provident Fund Commissioners, Recovery Officers and other officers of the EPF Organisation working in the field.

Some salient features of this indispensable book (in print and convenient eBook) include:

An in-depth analysis of historical developments

Interpretation of the Act is explained in an easy-to-understand style

Important legal concepts including 'legal fiction' – 'mens rea' – 'double punishment' are explained

Around 1200 case law have been analysed.

Provisions relating to recovery of provident fund arrears have been dealt with extensively

The citation of case law is judicious and up-to-date.

This book is indeed a treasure house of information with a concise and understandable introduction to the topic. It is now available for sale in Amazon,, Flipkart and other online stores.

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