Law of Arbitration and Conciliation is an authoritative commentary on the subject of Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Redressal Systems. The book presents in a simple and lucid style the law as contained in the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996.
This book discusses Domestic Arbitration, International Commercial Arbitrations and the Enforcement of Foreign Awards. It also explains other types of ADR methods such as Negotiation, Conciliation and Lok Adalats.
Major changes have been made to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 by the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Act, 2015. This edition thoroughly discusses these changes. Further, important recent case law of the Supreme Court and High Courts have been included.
About The Author
Dr. Avtar Singh, B.Com., LL.M., LL.D, is a multi-faceted personality, who has adorned his cap with multiple feathers- Author, Advocate, Professor. He has been awarded with numerous prestigious honours like Saraswati Sammaan by the U.P. Government and Vidya Bhushan Sammaan by the Hindi Sansthan in U.P., for his contributions in the field of legal education. In his decades long career he has been a visiting professor of Business Laws at IIM, Lucknow and Reader in Law at Lucknow University.
Titles written by him have been prescribed by many leading universities and have been lauded by both students and teachers. His works and writing style have been appreciated both Nationally and Internationally.
He has followed his signature style of writing in all his works- the most comprehensive study of the subject that he takes in his hands in a simple and lucid language. He has written in both English and Hindi languages.
His list of works include: Business Law, Company Law (in English and Hindi), Competition Law, Consumer Protection: Law and Practice, Contract Law (Easy Law Series), Introduction to Company Law (in English and Hindi), Introduction to Law of Negotiable Instruments, Introduction to Partnership (including Limited Liability Partnership) (in English and Hindi), Intellectual Property Law, Law of Arbitration and Conciliation (in English and Hindi), Laws of Banking and Negotiable Instruments (in English and Hindi), Law of Carriage (Air, Land and Sea), Law of Contract and Specific Relief (in English and Hindi), Law of Insolvency, Law of Insurance, Law of Partnership (Principles, Practice & Taxation), Law of Sale of Goods (in English and Hindi), Negotiable Instruments (in English and Hindi), Textbook on Law of Contract and Specific Relief.
Academy Law Review : Detailed and elaborate contents given at the beginning both topic wise and section-wise will enable the reader to locate the point of law he is searching for, with ease and certainty. Easily decipherable subject index is also provided at the end of the book. The printing and get-up are excellent. The book is reasonably priced.
All India Reporter : A subject-wise book on this subject was an often-felt need of the lawyers and judges, while engaged in arbitration work. This book meets that need in a good measure and the author deserves compliments for having brought out this useful work.
Delhi Law Review : This book is a welcome addition as there is no other reliable book of the class comparable with the present work of the author on this subject.
Law Books in Review U.S.A. : The law under the Act has expanded, and the treatise has grown to match this expansion. The treatise is presented in the form of a detailed annotation of the statute, and the annotation provides clear textual explanations of all aspects of the statute and citations to the full range of relevant cases decided under it.
Gujarat Law Reporter : The book is written in simple and lucid language by the learned author. A very large number of latest cases have been added in this book. Cases have been picked up from Indian sources and also those of the important commercial nations of the world. This book is useful to Bench, Bar and those who are interested in this subject.