SUPREME COURT OF INDIA – THE WRITTEN STATEMENT CANNOT BE FILED AFTER THE LAPSE OF 120 DAYS FROM THE SERVICE OF THE SUMMONS UNDER COMMERCIAL COURTS ACT, 2015, IN ANY CASE, RIGHT TO FILE WRITTEN STATEMENT IS FORFEITED AFTER 120 DAYS

Hon’ble Supreme Court in the case of M/s SCG Contracts India Pvt. Ltd. vs K. S. Chamankar Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. dealt with the question that whether written statement can be filed beyond the period of 120 days from the date of service of summons or not in the cases filed under Commercial Courts Act, 2015. At the outset it is...