Samiksha Pednekar

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Associate in the Dispute Resolution practice at the Mumbai office of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. Samiksha has experience in general corporate and advisory work, primarily focused on mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructuring. She currently advises and represents clients on litigations and arbitrations involving commercial or transactional issues.

She can be reached at samiksha.pednekar@cyrilshroff.com

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A foreign investor’s power to sue a host State plays a vital role in investment protection. Investment arbitration is undertaken to resolve disputes between a foreign investor and the host State and is also known as Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) and differs from an International Commercial Arbitration (ICA/s) dispute due to the nature of the claim and the parties involved. While the former deals with disputes arising under a public treaty between two contracting States,…
For Art’s Sake: The Court of Arbitration for Art – Part I looked at the history of art disputes and the introduction of the Court of Arbitration for Art and how it solves the issues of adjudication faced in art disputes. Part – II elaborates on the Procedure that will be followed by the Court of Arbitration for Art and what this development means for the Indian art industry. How CAfA helps It is essential…
  Consider this: you purchased a rare Jackson Pollock painting from a prestigious auction house’s website, the auction house even provided you with a “Certificate of Authenticity”. However, an expert on Jackson Pollock remarks that the painting may be a copy/ a very public dispute ensues, not only questioning the value and authenticity of the painting, but also the reputation of the auction house. While the Courts hear the dispute, the value of the painting…