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 – Section 14(2) – Deemed notice – Application for setting aside award – Counsel filing award at the instance of arbitrator, a third party and did not Act as representative of appellant – Filing of award cannot be construed as notice under Section 14(2) of the Act Arbitrator–Award–A deliberate departure from contract amounts to not only manifest disregard of his authority or a misconduct on his part, but it may tantamount to a mala fide action.