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Anti-arbitration injunctions cant be granted under Part II Arbitration Act: DHC

The Delhi High Court recently ruled that an anti-arbitration injunction cannot be given by courts in cases covered under Part II of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act unless it is incapable of being performed or inoperative. Part II of the … Continue reading

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Arbitration seat attracts law applicable to such location: SC

In a case where one of the parties was a foreign national, the Supreme Court of India clarified that choosing of the juridical seat of arbitration attracts the law applicable to such location and it would not be necessary to … Continue reading

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Foreign law can be governing law between domestic parties: MHC

The Madhya Pradesh High Court recently allowed choosing of foreign law as the governing law in an arbitration between two Indian entities. The Court said where parties by mutual agreement agreed to resolve their dispute by arbitration and chose a … Continue reading

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No appeal against order u/S 8 Arbitration Act: BHC

The Bombay High Court recently ruled that an appeal against an order in an application under section 8 of The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (“Act”) in a civil suit is not maintainable under clause 15 of the Letters Patent. … Continue reading

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Currency conversion date from date of passing of decree: DHC

In an important decision regarding enforcement of arbitral awards, the Delhi High Court held that the relevant date for currency conversion of the sum awarded would be the date of passing of a decree. Relying on an earlier Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Arbitration Act not applicable if arbitration seat is outside India: SC

In a landmark judgment by a 5-judge Bench, the Supreme Court of India ruled that if the arbitration agreement is found or held to provide for a seat/place of arbitration outside India, then the provision that the Arbitration Act, 1996 … Continue reading

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