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August 2022

The Economic Times Commercial Dispute Conclave 2022

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In today’s globalized world wherein business operations are done transactionally,
Commercial disputes are part and parcel. Do you agree? Team Masin had a successful event with ETLegalWorld Commercial Dispute Conclave 2022 in Mumbai where Masin’s Senior Partner – Shishir Kant emphasized on how Construction disputes are inevitable part of Business.

Webinar held on 19 th Aug On Latest Judgement Of India On IOCL VS NCC And Its Impact On Construction Arbitration/Disputes

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DATE – 19 Aug 2022

The Indian construction sector contributes up to 9 percent to India’s GDP making it the second largest industry and employer in India. It is predicted to become the third-largest construction market globally by 2025. As the number of private and public-private projects increase, so do disputes. Currently, Indian construction projects are facing issues surrounding extension of time, idling, cost overruns, variations, financing issues. Another array of disputes arises in government contracts which are widely worded and often contain one-sided
provisions. The panel/speakers at this webinar discussed on, current judicial and practice trends arising out of the judgment of Supreme Court of India’s on Indian Oil Corporation v. NCC Limited. Specifically, the speakers covered (1) notification of claims in construction contracts: time-bar in clauses as a condition precedent; (2) accord and satisfaction between the parties: whether it can be an issue of arbitrability for the court; (3) arbitrability in construction arbitrations; and (4) excepted matters in construction contracts.

Open House on “Legal Strategy for Infrastructure Contracts & Disputes”

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Open House on “Legal Strategy for Infrastructure Contracts & Disputes”

DATE – 3rd August 2022

India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Speaker- Mr. Shishir Kant (Senior Partner- Operations)

Masin’s Senior Partner Shishir Kant along with other panellist Hon’ble Mr. Justice G S Sistani (Retd.), Harish Kumar and Jagvinder S Brar Partner – KPMG India, discussed typical disputes arising in the infrastructure/construction contracts. Shishir spoke about the requirements of experts in resolution of the infra disputes.