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Lawyers in Dubai
01 Nov 2020

Initial Public Offering - Saudi Arabia

Initial Public Offering - Saudi Arabia Introduction In the early 1930s, capital markets were given a platform in Saudi Arabia but regulations were put in place only post 1980s through the Ministerial Committee, Tadawul and the Capital Market Authority (CMA). These were established to ensure fairness and efficiency in the…

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Lawyers in Dubai
25 Oct 2020

Intellectual Property Rights: Exhaustion of Ownership and Parallel Imports

 Parallel Imports in Middle East and India Introduction Parallel Imports  The term parallel import denotes importation of goods legitimately acquired from the owner of the goods subsequently sold in an unauthorized manner through unauthorized trade channels.  These goods may also be referred to as grey market goods, since, despite being…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
25 Oct 2020

Business Setup in Nigeria

Company Formation in Nigeria "Business opportunities are like buses, there's always another one coming." – Richard Branson Richard Branson's Virgin proved that be it record labels or airlines, where there is a will there is definitely a way. The door might not always be open, but sometimes it's ajar or…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
22 Oct 2020

E- Commerce Laws in Saudi Arabia

E- Commerce Law in Saudi Arabia Introduction Due to the advance of internet across the globe and in the age of technology, e-commerce has found unprecedented support and flourished greatly during the past decade bringing about a major change in the retail industry, especially during these trying times. Most businesses…

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Lawyers in Dubai
21 Oct 2020

Trade Secret Protection

Trade Secret Protection  Introduction The prowess of a company depends on its ability to work smarter than their competitors. This can be achieved through specifically designed operational workflows, specialized technologies or structural control practices that enable a firm to stand out within a particular market or industry. Such intellectual knowledge…

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Financial Lawyers in Bahrain
15 Oct 2020

Initial Public Offering- Bahrain

Initial Public Offering- Kingdom of Bahrain 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 stock. Securities can be categorized into three types: Equities Debts Derivatives Securities are defined in…

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copyright lawyers in UAE
14 Oct 2020

Design Rights in the United Arab Emirates

Design Rights in the United Arab Emirates Imagine waking up one morning to a flood of notifications from loyal followers who tip you off that an X Brand T-shirt design they believed was a copy of one of your designed tees. What's worse is that the X Brand T-shirt is…

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Company Formation in Iraq
12 Oct 2020

Company Formation in Iraq

Company Formation in Iraq The Companies Law Number 21 of 1997 (amended by CPA Number 64 in 2004) (the "Companies Law") permits various types of corporate entities to be registered in Iraq (including the Kurdistan Region of Iraq). The foreign investors who intend to enter the Iraqi market can use…

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Financial lawyers in Dubai
11 Oct 2020

The ADGM Litigation Funding Rules

The Abu Dhabi Global Markets (ADGM) Litigation Funding Rules The Litigation Funding Rules 2019 (the "Rules") of the Abu Dhabi Global Markets Courts ("ADGM Courts") were enacted on 16 April 2019. The Rules are issued by the Chief Justice of the ADGM Courts under Article 225 of the ADGM Courts,…

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Employment Lawyers in Dubai
06 Oct 2020

Bahrain Employment Law and Employee Rights

Bahrain Employment Law and Employee Rights Law Number 36 of 2012, the promulgation of the labor law in the private sector (the “Law”) repealed and replaced the more archaic Labor Law for the Private Sector, Law Number 23 of 1976. The New Law is a milestone for the private sector…

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corporate lawyers in Dubai
05 Oct 2020

Mismanagement by a Manager in a Limited Liability Company

Negligence and Mismanagement by a Manager in a Limited Liability Company: UAE Companies Law A limited liability company (LLC) is a form of a company that is subject to the regulations of laws and the governing law for the management of a company in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
05 Oct 2020

A Guide to Medical Malpractice

A Guide to Medical Malpractice: A Medico-Legal Team Is Central to Your Case A patient goes to the doctor or hospital, trusting the ability of the healthcare professional in curing any ailment. Complete trust is placed upon the doctor's skills and knowledge, his specialty, and the various professional degrees suffixed…

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Lawyers in Dubai
29 Sep 2020

How ADGM Registered Entities can Own Real Estate in Dubai

How ADGM Registered Businesses can Own Real Estate in Dubai Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), an established free-zone and international financial centre in Abu Dhabi was legally established pursuant to Federal Decree Number 15 of 2013 and Abu Dhabi Law Number 4 of 2013 (the ADGM Founding Law). ADGM attracts…

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Lawyers in Dubai
28 Sep 2020

Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act, 2018- USA

Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act, 2018- USA National security always matters, obviously. But the reality is that if you have an open door in your software for the good guys, the bad guys get in there, too. - Tim Cook The Committee for Foreign Investment in the United States…

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