All posts by Gautam

Ronald Dworkin: A Tribute
March 1, 2013, 10 Comments

(Many tributes have been written about Ronald Dworkin, who passed away last week, celebrating his life and his achieveme ...

Another Supreme Court Decision on Limitation under the Arbitration Act
March 12, 2011, 3 Comments

Recently, the Courts have been called upon to adjudicate a few vexed questions arising out of various provisions of the ...

Cricket, Corporations and Art. 19(1)(a)
February 22, 2011, 1 Comment

What, you may well ask, has corporate law and business per se got to do with cricket? The answer is: a fair bit. From th ...

Section 9, Arbitration Act: Interim Orders against Third Parties
January 28, 2011, 18 Comments

S. 9 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 is surely no stranger to controversy. It formed an integral element o ...

Section 34(3) of the Arbitration Act and Limitation
January 7, 2011, 19 Comments

Recently, the Delhi High Court was called upon to adjudicate upon a few interesting issues arising out of the interpreta ...

Diallo: Part Two
December 15, 2010, 3 Comments

In the previous post, we had introduced the recent ruling of the International Court of Justice in Ahmadou Sadio Diallo, ...

The International Court of Justice’s Verdict in Diallo: Part One
December 8, 2010, 2 Comments

On 30th November, 2010, the International Court of Justice [“ICJ”] delivered its judgment in the merits phase of the ...

Consultation Paper on the Proposed Amendments to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 and its Impact on the Appointment of Arbitrators: Some Comments
November 27, 2010, 525 Comments

It is scarcely disputable that over the last fifteen years, arbitration has become the dominant form of international an ...