• At the centre of attention in the world of Indian arbitration was a provision inserted into the Arbitration and Conciliation Act by the 2019 amendment. The challenge to Section 87, under attack from struggling infrastructure companies, highlights some contradiction between the arbitration and insolvency laws. The provision stays all arbitral awards in which arbitral proceedings commenced before October […]

  • India has moved up from the 77th to the 63rd rank in the World Bank’s 2020 Report on ease of doing business and the government of India aims to move further up the ladder through regulatory reforms. Recently, the Company Law Committee comprising representation from the government, lawyers, chartered accountants, banks and the corporate sector released a report recommending several amendments […]