The Press Club of India comes under the Companies Act: 1956. Thus Press Club of India is a registered company. The 'Ordinary voting members are considered as shareholders' of the company, i.e PCI. As per the Companies Act, no new members/ shareholders can cast a vote in Annual General Body meetings and elections for one year, from the date of their membership. The same law is applicable to the Press Club of India; which is flouting the 'Orders of 2010, by Honb'le Delhi High Court, procured by Sandeep Dixit, ex Secretary General of The Press Club of India and Nirnimesh Kumar, who was then a Legal Correspondent of The Hindu. Vinay Kumar, Sandeep Dixit and Nirnimamesh worked at The Hindu. In 2010, the Delhi High Court, gave a 'direction and Order' that no new member from 2008 can participate in the voting in 2010 elections.