The book is a critical analysis of the provisions of the Commercial Courts Act, 2015 which is aimed at ushering in reforms for the disposal of commercial cases in the civil justice system. Beginning with a historical survey of the origins of the Commercial Court in England and in India, the Act and the relevant decisions of the Supreme Court and High Courts have been critically analyzed. The book also undertakes a comparative study of in-pari materia provisions and cases under the United Kingdom Civil Procedure Rules, 1998. The exposition is intended to enable the reader to acquire a sound grasp of the working of the Act. The book is intended for use by the members of the Bench and the Bar as well as academics and students, who wish to gain a theoretical and practical understanding of the provisions of the Act.
- A critical analysis of the Act, and the relevant case law from the Supreme Court and the High Courts.
- Includes a comparative analysis of the provisions and case-laws of in-pari materia provisions in the U.K Civil Procedure Rules, 1998.
- Contains a critical survey of the history and development of Commercial Courts in the United Kingdom and India.
- Up-to-date compilation of the Act, Rules, Notifications and Practice Directions.
- Contains ready reference table of timelines under the Act.