The Industries (Development And Regulation) Act, 1951
18C. Contracts in bad faith, etc may be cancelled or varied
1[18C. Contracts in bad faith, etc may be cancelled or varied. Without prejudice to the provisions contained in section 18B, the person or body of persons authorized under section 18A to take over the management of an industrial undertaking may, with the previous approval of the Central Government, make an application to any Court having jurisdiction in this behalf for the purposes of canceling or varying any contract or agreement entered into at any time before the issue of the notified order under section 18A, between the industrial undertaking and any other person and the court may, if satisfied after due inquiry that such contract or agreement had been entered into in bad faith and is, detrimental to the interests of the industrial undertaking make an order canceling or varying (either unconditionally or subject to such conditions as it may thinks fit to impose) that contract or agreement and the contract or agreement, and the contract or agreement shall have effect accordingly.
1. Ins. by Act 36 of 1953, sec. 13 (w.e.f. 01-10-1953).