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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
01 Sep 2020

Copyright Registration in the Middle East

Copyright Registration in the Middle East  Admittedly, the Middle East has something of a "Wild West" reputation, when it comes to some business behaviors. One of the most protuberant of these is the Middle Eastern perception of copying someone as a form of flattery, rather than as theft. In this…

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Lawyers in Dubai
10 Aug 2020

Securities Finance in Bahrain

Securities Finance in Bahrain What are Securities and Assets? Securities is a financial instrument that is negotiable and holds some type of monetary value. It is equivalent to an ownership position in a corporation through the stock. Securities can be categorized into three types: Equities Debts Derivatives Equities Equity security…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
01 Aug 2020

Competition Law in Bahrain

Competition Law in Bahrain “The heart of our national economy long has been faith in the value of competition” -Standard Oil Co. v. FTC, 340 U.S. 231, 248, 71 S. Ct. 240 (1951) Firms conducting anti-competitive behavior may find their agreements to be unenforceable and risk being fined for particularly…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
06 Jul 2020

Extradition Treaty of UAE

Extradition Treaty of UAE In International Law, extradition is when one state (Requesting state) requests another state (Requested state), to effect the return of a person for trial for a crime punishable under the Requesting state's laws and committed outside the Requested state (state of refuge). The extraditable person could…

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Company Formation in Bahrain
08 May 2020

Free Zone Bahrain Logistic Zone

Free Zone Bahrain Logistic Zone Q1. What law established this Zone? The Bahrain Logistics Zone is the first boutique logistics park in the region which was launched in 2008 and is strategically located adjacent to Khalifa Bin Salman Port, which is a state-of-the-art port in Bahrain, towards the North. Q2.…

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Law Firms in Dubai
02 Mar 2020

Consumer Protection Bahrain and Oman

Q&A on Consumer Protection and Product Liability in Bahrain and Oman Sources of law Q1. What are the principal legislation and regulation pertaining to product liability? The main areas of law and regulation relating to product liability are: I. Oman Product liability is regulated by the: Consumer Protection Law (Royal…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
02 Feb 2020

CCTV - Invasion to Privacy in the GCC

CCTV & Invasion to Privacy in the GCC The world in this millennium is techno-dependent for almost every aspect of life whether its payment of debts through credit card, entering into contracts by parties distant through online, i.e. e-contracts, e-booking of railway or air tickets and even social networking platforms.…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
28 Jan 2020

Freezone Bahrain International Investment Park

1. What law established this free zone? The Bahrain International Investment Park (BIIP) was established in 2005 by the Industry, Commerce and Tourism Ministry (MoICT). The BIIP is considered the flagship business park. It houses over 114 multinational and manufacturing service companies. 2. What are the main internal regulations governing…

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Lawyers in Dubai
28 Jan 2020

Freezones Bahrain International Airport

1. What law established this free zone? Bahrain International Airport is not actually a Free Zone, although it is sometimes mistakenly referred to as one. The Airport Zone is governed by the Sovereign wealth fund of the nation, Mumtalakat. 2. What are the main internal regulations governing this free zone?…

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taxation lawyers in UAE
27 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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Lawyers in Dubai
11 Apr 2019

A Guide Information Security

A Guide to Information Security and Data Protection Laws in GCC Countries New challenges have arisen with the technological development along with the social and economic globalization.  It can be said that our entire personal data is being stored in the gadgets we use. Internet today has brought millions of…

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construction Lawyers in Dubai
23 Mar 2019

EPC and Design-Build delivery

Differences between EPC and Design-Build delivery- English Law compared with GCC Any manufacturing company primarily delves on the basics of production efficiency, innovation, cost management and time to market which are the critical factors for achieving a competitive advantage. The company needs to achieve its business strategy, and thus a…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
03 Jan 2019

الاتفاقيات الدولية لمكافحة الإرهاب

رؤية عالمية لجهود مكافحة الإرهاب مع ما يقرب من 41 ٪ من جميع الهجمات الإرهابية التي أسفرت عن سقوط ضحايا ، وزيادة هائلة في الحوادث المستهدفة العامة ، استثمرت الهيئات الحاكمة التي تمثل كل من المصالح المحلية والدولية على حد سواء موارد لا حصر لها لفهم أفضل لسبب حدوث الإرهاب…

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arbitration lawyers in Dubai
05 Nov 2018

التحكيم المستعجل

التحكيم في حالات الطوارئ والإجراءات العاجلة المقدمة لا يبدو أن هناك متسعًا كبيرًا من الوقت للحصول على الأمور المليئة بالمشاكل والحذر في الوقت نفسه، عندما لا يكون هناك شيء يمكن القيام به، لا يبدو أن الوقت يتحرك بالسرعة الكافية؛ قد يبدو هذا محبطًا عندما يقترب موعد المواعيد النهائية بسرعة أكبر…

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