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Lawyers in Dubai
01 Sep 2020

DIFC Data Protection Law, 2020

DIFC Data Protection Law, 2020 Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), issued DIFC Law Number 5 of 2020, a new Data Protection Law ("DPL"), replacing the existing Data Protection regime, first enacted in 2007. DPL aims to strengthen its standards by providing enhanced controls for the Processing and free movement of…

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Financial Lawyers in UAE
19 Aug 2020

A Guide on REITs

A Guide on REITs Since time immemorial, real estate has been acknowledged as a historically significant investment class- one that offers increased portfolio diversification, low volatility, and optimally risk-adjusted returns. A Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) is a financial instrument that not only allows investment in real estate but an…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
04 Jul 2020

DIFC Contract Law

DIFC Contract Law Is the Law of Contracts a complete descriptive theory, explaining what the law is? Or is it a complete normative theory, explaining what the law should be? The traditional definition of a contract is one embracing all promises that the law will enforce. However, even a theory…

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Lawyers in Dubai
02 Jun 2020

Guide to International Arbitration

Guide to International Arbitration "When will mankind be convinced and agree to settle their difficulties by arbitration?"- Benjamin Franklin     A year ago, it seemed as if Brexit was finally about to happen. One year on, they are in the same position again. At one point, albeit, it seemed likely…

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Lawyers in Dubai
04 Feb 2020

Due Diligence Foreign Law Firms

Due Diligence by Foreign Law Firms of UAE Entities Business transactions around the world often involve mergers, acquisitions or take-overs. Such transactions of the business organizations require thoughtful decisions which ultimately decides the future of the Company. Hence, due diligence holds the key to vital decisions of the economy as…

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Lawyers in Dubai
02 Jan 2020

DIFC-LCIA Arbitration vs DIAC Arbitration

DIFC-LCIA Arbitration comparison with DIAC Arbitration Manchester United is playing Arsenal. In an incredibly intense contest between the two, at the 85thminute, there is a coming together between the players inside the penalty box. The referee, to understand the incident and know who the perpetrator was, uses the help of…

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Property Lawyers in UAE
14 Dec 2019

Running a Private Equity Real Estate Fund

The Cost of Running a Private Equity Real Estate Fund Private equity real estate is an advantage class that comprises of pooled private and public interests in the real estate market. Such contributing includes the obtaining, financing and proprietorship of property or properties utilizing a shared vehicle. Private equity real…

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Lawyers in Dubai
21 Oct 2019

UAE Netting Law

UAE Netting Law As announced by the Dubai International Financial Centre (“DIFC”) on 14 December 2014, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has enacted the DIFC Law Number 2 of 2014 (the "DIFC Law"), in his capacity as the Ruler of Dubai. This legislation came into power as…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
02 Sep 2019

Force Majeure Clauses Limitation of Liability

Force Majeure Clauses and the Limitation of Liability Introduction Force majeure roughly translates to ‘superior force’ and is used when referring to unforeseeable events taking place. For the most part, unforeseeable events are not attractive prospects for any individual, especially in the case of business agreements. While contracts generally do…

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Financial Lawyers in UAE
01 Dec 2018

Cross border crowdfunding

DFSA REGULATIONS ON CROSS-BORDER CROWDFUNDING   In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, when access to capital became difficult, the concept of Crowdfunding emerged. Crowdfunding, an outcome of the modern sharing economy, is a loaded term where old and new meanings have come up to describe similarly or the…

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Lawyers in Dubai
08 Oct 2018

دليل البنود غير التنافسية في الشرق الأوسط

دليل البنود غير التنافسية في الشرق الأوسط   المقدمة تدرج الشروط غير التنافسية في بعض الأحيان في عقود الموظفين لضمان أمن وحماية صاحب العمل إذا قرر الموظف الانتقال إلى شركة أخرى. عند العمل في كيان ما ، من المرجح أن يلتقط الأفراد المعلومات السرية والممارسات الخاصة بأصحاب العمل وأن يكونوا…

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Company Formation in Dubai
24 Apr 2018

مركبات الأغراض الخاصة

الشركات أو المركبات ذات الأغراض الخاصة (SPC أو SPVs) هي شركات مؤقتة أنشئت لتحقيق عملية مالية منظمة بشكل دقيق. توفر الشركات الصغيرة والمتوسطة طريقة بديلة لمعاملات التمويل. ببساطة هم شركات تابعة لشركة الأم ، التي تكون أصولها محمية من تصرفات الشركة الأم. باختصار ، فإنها تحد من المخاطر المالية على…

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Corporate Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
24 Apr 2018

مركز دبي المالي العالمي واختصاصه

مركز دبي المالي العالمي: نظرة عامة على الولاية القضائية توجد محاكم مركز دبي المالي العالمي كجزيرة قضائية ضمن نطاق بانوراما دبي تم إنشاء محاكم مركز دبي المالي العالمي (DIFC) في عام 2004 من قبل صاحب السمو حاكم دبي في ذلك الوقت ، الشيخ مكتوم بن راشد آل مكتوم. توفير إدارة…

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Financial Lawyers in Dubai
17 Apr 2018

صراع الاختصاص: قابلية تطبيق مبادئ التمويل الإسلامي بموجب القانون الإنجليزي

  صراع الاختصاصات قابلية تطبيق مبادئ التمويل الإسلامي بموجب القانون الإنجليزي وكما هو الحال في أي دين ، يمكن القول إن هناك طائفة من المعتقدات الراسخة التي تمتد من أولئك الذين يتبعون تعاليم القرآن بدقة ، إلى أولئك الذين نادراً ما يشعرون بتأثير دينهم على أساس يومي. في البلدان التي…

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