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Lawyers in Dubai
Aug 2019

Cross Border Mergers

Cross Border Mergers Introduction Recently there has been a noticeable wave of mergers (especially in the banking sector) within the GCC. Just in 2017, there were 85 mergers in the UAE and over 400 mergers in the GCC. Many of those mergers were cross border mergers; for instance, in the…

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anti-bribery legislation in the UAE
Jul 2019

India Anti-Bribery Anti-Corruption Regulations

India Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Regulations   Introduction India is a crucial country from a global perspective and is one of the largest economies in the world. The growth is also significant with the nation projected to climb further up the worldwide economic ranks in the coming years. Further, the country…

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Media Lawyers in Dubai
Jul 2019

Regulation of Media in the United Arab Emirates

Regulation of Media in the United Arab Emirates I. Introduction Indubitably, the inception of mass media was with newspapers that delivered information and news from the 1690s till present. Having been cultivated in the minds of the people, several other modes have been devised that make an intricate part of…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jul 2019

filing a wrong police complaint UAE

What are the consequences of filing a wrong police complaint in the United Arab Emirates? Introduction A simple Google search of the name "Jussie Smollett" will lead to a finding of what the consequences of filing a wrong police complaint can be. Fortunately for Mr Smollet, the felony charges for…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jul 2019

Dual License Initiative in Auh

Dual License Initiative in Abu Dhabi   Introduction In September 2018, the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADED) had announced its first phase of the Dual Licenses Initiative. This enables the companies to carry out their commercial activities both onshore in Abu Dhabi, Al Dhafra and Al Ain, as…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jul 2019

Termination for Convenience Clauses

The Legality of Termination for Convenience Clauses Under the global laws for international contracts and agreements, it is highly significant to identify the clauses which put forth the concept of termination for convenience. In general terms, it may sound that, via this clause, either party can conveniently step out from…

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taxation lawyers in UAE
Jun 2019

Tax Regulation in the GCC

Guide on Tax Regulation in the GCC Introduction: Gulf co-operation council is the abbreviated form of GCC. It came into force in 1981.   It is the union of all Arab state except Iraq and UAE is one of its member states. Saudi Arabia has head first a proposal to make…

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Patent Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
Jun 2019

artificial intelligence machines patented

Can artificial intelligence machines be patented or sued? Introduction Hollywood movies introduced the concept of artificial intelligence to the world. Following the portrayal of artificial intelligence, many have speculated that robots will one day take over the world and subdue humans as their subjects. For this to happen, artificial intelligence…

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Financial Lawyers in UAE
Jun 2019

Debt Recovery in UAE

Debt Recovery in UAE “If you would know the value of money try to borrow some.”- Benjamin Franklin What is debt? From the ancient times of the barter system, traces of debts can be found. This was when people exchanged goods and serviced for other goods and services. But now…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jun 2019

Short-Term Contract Oil and Gas

The Legal Framework for the Transportation of Oil and Gas is similar and is predicated only upon a Short-Term Contract Introduction The O&G business has regularly witnessed extensive discussions about the decrease in the term of the natural gas contracts, and many have encountered different unforeseen results which relate to…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jun 2019

UAE Regulations Dormant Bank Accounts

UAE Regulations Concerning Dormant Bank Accounts Introduction Bank accounts are among the most critical and valuable accounts that can belong to an individual. Long past is the time when people would stash their money in hidden safes and secret location, and the concept of stashing ones valuables in a mattress…

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Lawyers in Dubai
Jun 2019

Domain Name Protection in UAE

  Domain Name Protection in UAE Nowadays, all kinds of information can be found on the internet. As a result, Governments, companies, organizations and individuals use websites to provide information online. These websites are domain names used in URLs, for example in the URL https://www.stalawfirm.com/en.html; the domain name is stalalawfirm.com.…

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Company Formation in Dubai
May 2019

Joint Operational Area

Joint Operational Area Introduction The JOA is a primary legally binding system where multiple gatherings hold hands are intending to make a benefit. It includes high dangers and expenses; however once a triumph; high rewards are accomplished. This empowers JOAs in the O&G business. It is an agreement between parties,…

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Data Protection Lawyers of UAE
May 2019

Cybersecurity in Corporate Governance

Cybersecurity in Corporate Governance- A Global Purview The historical backdrop of cybersecurity started with a research venture. A man named Bob Thomas understood that it was feasible for a computer program to move over a system, leaving a little trail wherever it went. He named the program Creeper, and structured…

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