Document Disclosure/Discovery in International Commercial Arbitration – 15 things you should remember…..

INTRODUCTION Most Arbitrations are fact intensive and a majority of cases turn on facts which are often disputed. Therefore, the importance of fact-finding in an arbitration can hardly be emphasised … Continue reading Document Disclosure/Discovery in International Commercial Arbitration – 15 things you should remember…..

The Art of Cross Examination in Commercial Arbitration – the 20 things you must know…

The Art of Cross Examination in Commercial Arbitration[1] “The best questions in a cross examination are – the questions never asked ” We’ve all grown up watching Perry Mason style … Continue reading The Art of Cross Examination in Commercial Arbitration – the 20 things you must know…

To sever or not to sever! Understanding the ‘Blue-Pencil Rule’ of Severability under Contract Law.

Many a times parties to a contract find, much to their dismay, that, while their contract is broadly good and enforceable, some parts of their contracts are not legal and … Continue reading To sever or not to sever! Understanding the ‘Blue-Pencil Rule’ of Severability under Contract Law.

Injunction against Partners from competing

Comment : This pronouncement concerns a case where a partnership firm sought to injuct it’s ertwhile(retired) partners from carrying on competing business in contravention of Retirement Deed. The Court did not … Continue reading Injunction against Partners from competing