Impleading Alter Egos in Arbitration – Questioning the Jurisdiction of Tribunal

In this post, the author deals with the question on the jurisdiction of an arbitral tribunal to implead alter egos, using the group company doctrine, in an arbitration proceeding. The author has referred to the recent Amazon judgement of the Delhi High Court to establish that impleadment of such entities cannot be categorised as a violation of the contours of Section 17, Arbitration Act.