Business Moving the needle too far: Decriminalising offences under Company Law demands calibrated approach Updated : December 13, 2019 06:41 AM IST The Company Law Committee has recommended decriminalising only compoundable offences. Those opposing decriminalisation have made a fair argument that corporates can treat these civil penalties as cost of doing business. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.