Mtnl vs M/S Motorola Inc. on 31 March, 2017

1. These are two petitions under Section 34 of the Arbitration and
Conciliation Act, 1996 („Act‟) filed by Mahanagar Telephone Nigam
Limited („MTNL‟).

OMP Nos. 11 of 2014 & 380 of 2015 Page 1 of 21
2. OMP No. 11 of 2014 challenges an Award dated 26 th August, 2013
passed by the sole Arbitrator whereas OMP No. 380 of 2015 challenges an
additional Award dated 21st January, 2015 by the same learned Arbitrator.

Background facts
3. Both Awards were passed in the disputes between MTNL and the
Respondent, M/s. Motorola Inc. („Motorola‟), arising out of a Letter of
Intent („LOI‟) dated 11th January, 2000 for “50K lines of CDMA IS-95 A,
WLL equipment project in MTNL Delhi telephone on Turnkey for survey,
design and supply of equipment, installation, testing, commissioning,
making over system to consignee, training, providing AMC etc, as per the
details in Annexure-1 & Anexure-2 of the said LOI.”

Source: Indian Kanoon

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