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Ananya Dhar Choudhury is a Senior Associate in the Disputes Resolution Practice at the Noida office of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. Ananya is a dual qualified lawyer (New York and India) with about 4 years of experience in disputes resolution. She handles litigations and arbitrations arising out of complex commercial, infrastructure, property and insolvency disputes. She can be reached at

International Regime

A three judge bench of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in its recent judgment dated April 27, 2022, in Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited v. M/s Discovery Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. & Anr.[1], while deciding on a challenge to an interim award on the ground that the arbitral tribunal failed to apply the group of companies doctrine, has held that a non-signatory company within a group of companies can be held bound to an arbitration agreement.

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