Supreme Court of India: Whether the Arbitration Agreement Stands Discharged on Acceptance of the Amount and Signing ‘No Claim’/Discharge Certificate

In Union of India (UOI) vs. Parmar Construction Company decided on 29 March 2019, the Supreme Court of India addressed the issue of whether the arbitration agreement stands discharged on acceptance of the amount and signing ‘no claim’/discharge certificate. The Court inter-alia held that the arbitral dispute subsists, and the arbitration clause has not been…