• Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 Section 14(2), 15(2) – Filed an application before arbitrator requesting the Arbitrator to recuse himself from the Office of Sole Arbitrator – That he should not proceed further in the Arbitration as his mandate had been terminated – Application dismissed – Petitioner failed to bring forth any ground which may fall within the scope of Section 14 and Section 15 of the Act - Section 14 deals with only two eventualities as provided under Clause (a) and Clause (b) of sub-section (1) of Section 14 – Has to wait for the aforesaid order in the proceedings under Section 34 of the  Act – Constitution of India, Article 227. (2018-2) PUNJAB LAW REPORTER 
  • Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (26 of 1996) Section 14 – Indian Council of Arbitration Rules, Rule 27(b) – Objection was raised with regard to the appointment of the arbitrator – Registrar gave 15 days' time to petitioner-State of Haryana, PWD (B&R) Department to withdraw the name of Mr. M.K. and send a substituted name - Thereafter, a number of letters were written - When no response was received from the PWD department (petitioner), a new arbitrator was appointed by the Registrar in consultation with the Arbitration Committee, as per Rules 25 and 27 of the Indian Council of Arbitration Rules - Appointment upheld. (2018-3) PUNJAB LAW REPORTER