Anil Versus Rajendra

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION
CIVIL APPEAL NO. 11604 /2014
[Arising out of S.L.P. (Civil) No. 15314 of 2014]
Anil s/o Jagannath Rana and others … Appellant (s)
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Rajendra s/o Radhakishan Rana and others … Respondent (s)

Once a judicial authority takes a decision under Section 8(1) of The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (hereinafter referred to as “the Act”) declining to refer the dispute pending before it to arbitration and the said decision having become final, whether either party to the proceedings can thereafter invoke the jurisdiction of the Chief Justice under Section 11(6)of the Act, is the question arising for consideration in this case. The scope of Section 8(3) of the Act is also an ancillary issue. Appellants are defendant nos. 1, 2, 3 in Special Suit No.211 of 2009 on the file of Civil Judge Senior Division at Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The suit is filed by a partnership firm, viz., M/s. Rana Sahebram Mannulal and three others. The dispute mainly pertains to the partnership business….read more