The Mediation Bill, 2021

GS paper 2 Syllabus: Parliament- Structure, functioning and conduct of business etc   Directions: Important for Prelims and mains, can be asked directly in mains Source: The Hindu Context: The Mediation Bill, 2021 was introduced in the Rajya Sabha with the Parliamentary Standing Committee being tasked with a review of the Bill. Committee recommendations on …

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC):

GS Paper 3: Topics Covered:  Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Context: Amazon and Future Group have agreed to appear before the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the parties informed the Supreme Court (SC) recently.   Background: The Supreme court was hearing Amazon’s application seeking directions to restrain Future Retail from alienating …

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC):

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate.   Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) Context: The Singapore-based arbitrator, SIAC, has rejected Future Retail’s plea to lift the interim stay on its ₹24,713-crore deal with Reliance Retail, giving a major relief to Amazon that is contesting the transaction.   Implications: This …