This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please log in. New users may register below.Existing Users Log InUsername or EmailPassword Remember Me Forgot password? Click here to resetNew User? Click here to register Post navigation Arbitration Act, 1940 – Schedule I, Rule 4 – Jurisdiction of Umpire – Failure of Arbitrator to make award within a stipulated time – Umpire is competent to enter upon the reference without any order from court. Arbitrator–Dissolution of firm–One of the respondent was not party to arbitration clause–High Court rightly allowed the application for appointment of sole arbitrator for all the parties concerned.