S. Ravi Shankar

Articles by S. Ravi Shankar

11 April 2018 at 11:45

International Arbitration in Japan

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Japan is one of the major investor country in India and the commercial relationship between India and Japan are fast increasing, hence it is important to understand the fundamentals of Arbitration in Japan. In Japan, arbitration is not a preferred me

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09 April 2018 at 10:37

Institutional Arbitration in India - Recent developments

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

A few days back the Union cabinet approved the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act bill, 2018 which is declared as an important effort of the Government of India to encourage Institutional Arbitration and to make India a center of robust ADR

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06 April 2018 at 12:38

Arbitration claims on Quantum Meriut basis in construction and supply contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

We have seen lawyers arguing during arbitrations showing various technicalities and lapses in a contract to deny the payment to a party which provided a service or product to the other party. But Indian Contract Act heavily relies on the concept of u

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06 April 2018 at 12:37

Multi-Party and Multi-contract International Arbitrations under SIAC 2016 Rules

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Arbitration proceedings is a creature of the contract and arbitration agreement between the parties. One of the major challenges faced by the parties in the Arbitration Proceedings is the restriction that only the parties to the same arbitration agre

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05 March 2018 at 10:53

An Award can be enforced where assets are Located & no Transfer Decree - SC

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

The Supreme Court of India, in a recent Judgment dated 15th February 2018 in a case Sundraram Finance Limited Vs Abdul Samad & Another as reported in (2018) SCC Online SC121 settled the divergence of legal opinion of different High Courts on the

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26 February 2018 at 11:12

Excepted Matters and Powers of Arbitrators

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

Normally parties choose arbitration as the dispute resolution mechanism to resolve all their disputes arising out of or relating to a contract. In such a situation, arbitrator has unlimited scope to decide all the issues raised by the parties. It is

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22 February 2018 at 11:24

Conditions Precedents & Damages in Infrastructure Contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In most of the Build operate Transfer types of contracts (BOT), we normally see a chapter called conditions Precedent. These conditions precedents impose certain obligations on both the parties which are to be fulfilled or waived off for the starting

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16 February 2018 at 11:01

Arbitration Clauses in Government Infrastructure Contracts

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In our country, everyday there are many announcements about new launch of infrastructure projects on either BOT basis or Annuity basis or EPC basis etc., But most of them end up in arbitrations due to delay in completion or termination or escalation

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01 February 2018 at 10:13

The Award passed on the point of Limitation is an interim Award

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

In a recent Judgment delivered on 23rd January 2018 in the matter of M/S. Indian Farmers Fertilizer Co-operative Limited Vs M/S. Bhadra Products, Supreme Court of India dealt with an interesting issue �Whether an arbitration award passed by an

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30 January 2018 at 10:32

Advantage of an Indian Seat of International Arbitration

  POSTED BY S. Ravi Shankar

These days many foreign law firms have started recommending Foreign companies to agree on an arbitration clause proving India seated International Arbitration. Hence, the negative feeling about having an Arbitration in India is slowly changing. The P

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