In this post, the authors critically analyze the applicability of the Group of Companies Doctrine in arbitration proceedings and highlight the importance of party consent and autonomy in light of the international arbitration rules. The authors identify the conflicting stance of Indian Courts while analyzing the impact of Arupri Judgement on this conflict.
Alternate Dispute Resolution
In our latest editorial, the authors attempt to provide a brief analysis of the Draft Mediation Bill 2021, focusing firstly on some of its significant provisions and the positives attached to them. The authors then highlight some of the gaps that exist in the legislation and require further deliberation.