Devas Employees Mauritius Pvt Ltd v Antrix Corporation Limited and Ors - High Court of Delhi Judgement - 17 March 2023
The instant appeal, under Section 37 of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (hereinafter referred to as "the Arbitration Act" or "the A&C Act", has been filed against the Judgment dated 29.08.2022 "Impugned Judgment" passed by the Learned Single Judge in O.M.P. (Comm.) No. 11/2021, filed by Respondent No. 1 ("Antrix") under Section 34 of the Arbitration Act (hereinafter referred to as "Section 34 Petition" to challenge the ICC Arbitral Award dated 14.09.2015 (hereinafter referred to as "the ICC Award " passed in favour of the Respondent No. 2 ("Devas"). The Ld. Single Judge, vide the Impugned Judgment has set aside the ICC Award under Section 34 of the Arbitration Act on the grounds that it suffers from fraud, patent illegality and is in conflict with the public policy of India.