In Jyoti Gupta v. Kewalsons & Ors, the Delhi Supreme Court ruled that when an arbitration agreement relates to a dispute between “partners”, it does not prevent or eliminate the right to enforce such an agreement, which belongs to the legal heirs of the deceased partner. Since a survival action is underway to obtain injuries prior to the death of the deceased, any arbitration clause signed at the time of admission or before the alleged injuries remains in effect. Any person wishing to assert a right against the institution should be subject to arbitration. The Supreme Court allowed the motion for arbitration by referring to section 40 of the Arbitration Act, which provides that an arbitration agreement will not be resolved by the death of a party and may be enforced by or against the legal representatives of the deceased. The court ruled that the death of a partner did not terminate the arbitration provision and that the legal heirs would have the right to avail themselves of the arbitration clause. Although the legal heirs of the deceased partner may not be allowed to be admitted as partners, the right to pursue a claim under the arbitration clause lapses. The tribunal granted the request for arbitration and appointed an arbitrator to rule on the disputes between the parties. The answer to the question of whether a health arbitration clause signed by a third party will survive the death of the resident clearly lies in two long-standing general principles: (1) only signatories to an arbitration agreement are bound by their terms; and (2) a survival action brought to recover the deceased`s own injuries prior to death, independently of a legal action for unlawful death, which seeks damages for injuries sustained by the deceased`s beneficiaries as a result of death, while the same named party pursues both claims.14 Therefore, in the case of a survival action, the arbitration clause is still in force after the death of the occupant. In the case of an illegal death action, the beneficiaries are not bound by the arbitration clause. § 40: Arbitration agreement which cannot be fulfilled by the death of the party. A survival action, brought to recover the deceased`s own injuries before death, is independent of an unlawful death lawsuit that seeks compensation for the injuries sustained by the deceased`s beneficiaries as a result of the death, although the same nominal party pursues both remedies.10 Although there is no legal remedy under the Common Law for unlawful death; R.C. .