Dispute Resolution and ADR Mechanism
  • Introduction
  • Agenda
  • Experts
  • Venue
  • Partners
  • Registration

ADR mechanism and Arbitration has gradually but surely established itself as a preferred dispute resolution mechanism in India and in the world. It gained significant importance as “boiler plate” clause in all most all corporate commercial agreements. No commercial contract is considered complete without an arbitration agreement incorporated.
VCCircle upcoming workshop on dispute resolution and ADR mechanism aims to build a clear understanding on the subject, its effectiveness, enforceability as they prevail in India. You would hear and interact with industry experts and gain insight from Ex Supreme Court Judge at this forum.
Further, it is also important to understand the rights and liabilities which devolve upon parties under the written terms of a contract. Our experts will highlight the significance of certain important clauses in a contract and their enforceability.

In addition, our experts will also touch upon the aspect of corporate criminal liability and its implications on the day to day functioning of business with the latest developments in the field.

Target Audience:

  • Hear and interact with Ex Supreme Court Judge on the current Indian law and courts
  • Understand the technicalities and practicalities of ADR Mechanism
  • Understanding dispute prone areas
  • Know various tools available in law for enforcement of contracts
  • Demystify the role of corporate counsel in dispute management
  • Gain deeper understand of Corporate Criminal Law
  • Learn this critical subject through discussion, case studies and examples

Target Audience:

  • Head-Contract Administration and Management
  • Head of Legal
  • Corporate Legal Counsel
  • General Counsel
  • Chief Counsel
  • Regional Counsel
  • Legal Managers
  • Corporate Legal Advisors
  • Company Secretaries
  • Senior Legal Practitioners
  • Legal Consultants
  • Lawyers

Overview of Indian Law and Courts:
    -  Indian legal system: a birds eyes view
    -  Judiciary, the upholders of the Constitution
    -  Structure of judiciary and hierarchy of Courts
    -  Challenges faced by the judiciary and proposed solutions
    -  Intricacies of law relating to jurisdiction

Law relating to ADR Mechanism:
    -  Litigation versus arbitration
    -  Features  and objects of arbitration law
    -  Ad-hoc and institutional arbitration (relative advantages and disadvantages)
    -  Arbitration, mediation and conciliation
    -  Proposed amendments to the Arbitration Act
    -  Drafting ADR clauses in commercial agreements

Enforcement of Commercial Contracts:
    -  Understanding & identifying dispute prone areas
    -  Various tools available in law for enforcement of contracts
    -  Case study highlighting the latest judgments on various clauses  of a contract, example indemnity, termination, events of breach
    -  Role of corporate counsel in dispute management

Corporate Criminal Law:
    -  Concept of mens rea in criminal action
    -  Liability of directors and employees
    -  Corporate Fraud
    -  Cheque bouncing and other concerns

B N Srikrishna B N Srikrishna Justice (Retd), Supreme Court Of India
Zerick Dastur Zerick Dastur Proprietor, ZD Legal
Hormuz D. Mehta Hormuz D. Mehta Of-Counsel, JSA Law
M P S Rao M P S Rao Senior Counsel, Bombay High Court

Vivanta by Taj – President

90, GD Somani Road, Cuffe Parade
Mumbai - 400005

In case of queries, please email us at training@vccircle.com

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Standard Fee: INR 15,000 plus 14% Service Tax

Early Bird Discount: 10% Discount till 21st August 2015  - i.e. INR 13,500 plus 14% (Service Tax)

For more queries speak to Raj/Fazal  on 91-120-4171111/ 91- 9560888933 or write at training@vccircle.com  

There are two ways to register:

 1) Online registration: Click Here
 2) Offline registration through cheque/DD  |  Download offline registration form: Click Here

Cheque/DD to be made in favor of: Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt Ltd (payable in New Delhi to:

Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
C-125A, Second Floor,
Sector -2, Noida - 201301

Please attach a note with details of the cheque.
Name of the delegate(s), Organization, Designation, Address, Contact No., E-mail ID

You can also directly deposit cash, submit cheque or transfer online to our ICICI Bank a/c:
Account Name: Mosaic Media Ventures Pvt. Ltd.
Account No: 629705014337
Branch Name: Mayur Vihar - Phase 1 
IFSC Code: ICIC0006297

Refund and Substitution Policy (Differ from one programme to other, please read carefully):

No refunds will be granted for cancellations made within 7 days of the workshop. Those delegates who have confirmed and do not attend, are liable to pay the full course fee and no refunds will be granted.
Cancellation fee of 50% will be applicable 15 days prior to the workshop.
Cancellation fee of 25% will be applicable up to 21 days prior to the workshop.
Participants can cancel their registration 30 days prior to the event for a full refund.
Substitutions within a company are permitted through the workshop/training date, request must be by email to 
Company reserves the right to amend content, expert, venue & date(s) of the workshop
Participants will be refunded the registration fee in full in case the workshop gets cancelled.
Company assumes no liability for any costs including transportation, hotel reservations or any other costs incurred by participants in the event of cancellation