A guarantor cannot be referred to arbitration on a dispute of non-payment of loans arising from a loan agreement the guarantor did not sign (Delhi High Court) (14 January 2020)

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STCI Finance Ltd. v. Shreyas Kirti Lal Doshi & another;2020 SCC OnLine Del 100 High Court of Delhi; Single-judge bench; V. Kameswar Rao, J.; Decided on 14 January 2020 The background STCI Finance, the plaintiff, had given loans to a company called Shrenuj Investments and Finance Pvt. Ltd. (“Shrenuj”) under

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