Session 1- Inauguration
Unitedworld School of Law, Karnavati University, Gandhinagar successfully organized National Conclave on “Alternative Dispute Resolution: Mapping the Challenges in India” on September 17, 2017. Hon’ble Justice J. Chelemeswar, Hon’ble Justice, Supreme Court of India was the chief guest in the inauguration of National Conclave. Hon’ble Mr. Justice R. Subhash Reddy, Chief Justice, High Court of Gujarat was the Guest of Honour.
Hon’ble Justice J. Chelemeswar, the senior most judge the Supreme Court said that the ADR mechanisms as existing today give enough leeway to the losing party to challenge the award after its passed, therefore for the acceptance of ADR it’s important not to allow such challenges every now and then.
Session 2- Panel Discussion
Experts in the field of ADR from academics, bar and firms elaborately discussed issues with respect to “Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards”, “ADR as an Effective Mechanism for Settling Commercial Disputes” and “ADR in IPR and E-commerce Disputes”. Prof. (Dr.) S. Surya Prakash, Vice Chancellor, NLU Aurangabad and Dr. Vikas Gandhi Associate Professor, GNLU; Mr. Kalyan Jhabakh, Head of Litigation and Senior Advocate of Surana and Surana International Attorneys and Prof. (Dr.) K.V.S.Sharma, Professor of Law, NALSAR; Mr. Rodeny D. Ryder Partner, Scriboard will be the panelists during the session.