Singh & Associates
The Ministry of Power (MOP), Government of India, on April 17, 2020, published the draft Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2020 for comments.
Khaitan & Co
The Award granted M/s SMS Limited (Claimant) compensation amounting to approximately INR 1.73 Crores, as against its aggregate claim of approximately 89 crores.
Apart from the devastating impact that COVID-19 continues to unleash on human beings and countries worldwide, its outreach has also reached commerce and business. COVID-19 has...
The jurisprudence on appointment of an arbitrator is filled with plethora of judgments by various High Courts and the Supreme Court.
LexCounsel Law Offices
The right of suspension of lease rent can only be claimed by the tenant if the same is agreed under the contract and in absence of a contract or a contractual stipulation.
The economic shock of COVID-19 pandemic has propelled governments to intervene with monetary and fiscal policies to counter the downturn and provide temporary income support to...
By observing that the lockdown was prima facie in the nature of a force majeure, the Delhi High Court in Halliburton Offshore Services Inc vs Vedanta & Anr. case
Khaitan & Co
The Delhi High Court (Court), in its judgment dated 12 May 2020 in Spentex Industries Ltd v Quinn Emanuel Urquhart Sullivan LLP, has inter alia held that the legal relationship between...
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
While deciding on a motor vehicle accident insurance compensation, which happened 23 years ago, the Supreme Court has now given an interpretation on exemption clause in Insurance contracts.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
The Bombay High Court has recently rejected the objections to the enforcement of a foreign award on the ground of the award being in violation of the public policy of India,...
A 3-judge bench of the Supreme Court, in Desh Raj v. Balkishan (D) through proposed LR (2020 SCC Online SC 49; decided on 20 January 2020)...
Supreme Court Sets Aside Arbitral Award For Perverse Interpretation Of Contract It is settled law that courts should not interfere with awards merely because an alternative view on the facts...
Obhan & Associates
Section 17 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 ("Act") has been recognized as an important provision for the smooth and efficient working of the arbitral process
Chandhiok & Mahajan
The Petitioner filed an application under Section 9 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, seeking to injunct/ restrain the Respondent from encashing bank guarantees issued in its favour.
The Commercial Courts Act, 2015 was enacted with the intent to improve efficiency and reduce delay in deciding commercial cases.
Rejecting concerns of COVID-19 lockdown, the Delhi High Court in the matter of Indrajit Power Pvt Limited vs Union of India & Ors on April 28,2020...
K K Sharma and Company
The Covid-19 pandemic and the related lockdowns have resulted in major disruptions to business and life as we know it.
Chandhiok & Mahajan
The disruptions caused on account of COVID – 19 have put immense financial stress on companies around the world, leading to severe challenges in debt servicing.
Forfeiture means loss or denial of something in case if there is a penalty or fine imposed due to an action or an omission by moving away from one's obligations.
Khurana and Khurana
Arbitration is a form of Alternative Dispute Resolution. ADR methods enjoy significant advantages such as lower costs, greater flexibility of process, higher confidentiality.