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Lawyers in Dubai
22 Jun 2024

Saudi Arabia and Morocco Initiate Patent Prosecution Highway Pilot Program

Saudi Arabia and Morocco Initiate Patent Prosecution Highway Pilot Program In a significant move to enhance collaboration in intellectual property (IP) management, the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property (SAIP) and the Moroccan Industrial and Commercial Property Office (OMPIC) have jointly inaugurated a Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot program. This initiative…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
17 Jun 2024

A New Landscape for Import, Distribution, and Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Products in the UAE

A New Landscape for Import, Distribution, and Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Products in the UAE The United Arab Emirates (UAE) presents a dynamic and rapidly growing market for life sciences companies. This promising landscape is shaped by evolving opportunities and challenges in the import, distribution, and pricing of medical products, including…

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Law Firms in Dubai
10 Jun 2024

The Disclosure of Information between Family and Criminal Agencies and Jurisdictions: 2024 Protocol in UK

The Disclosure of Information between Family and Criminal Agencies and Jurisdictions: 2024 Protocol in UK The 2024 Protocol, which came into effect on March 1, 2024, marks a significant advancement in the exchange of information and material between criminal and family agencies and jurisdictions, particularly in cases involving alleged child…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
03 Jun 2024

Marine and shipping trends in 2024

Marine and shipping trends in 2024 As the maritime industry charts its course into 2024 and beyond, significant transformations are underway, driven by technological advancements, sustainability imperatives, and regulatory changes. In this dynamic landscape, legal considerations play a pivotal role in shaping the operations, obligations, and liabilities of stakeholders within…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
29 May 2024

Exploring the Top 5 Crypto Market Trends in 2024

Exploring the Top 5 Crypto Market Trends in 2024 In the rapidly evolving landscape of cryptocurrency, staying abreast of emerging trends is paramount for investors, developers, and enthusiasts alike. As we delve into 2024, let's embark on a comprehensive exploration of the top five crypto market trends that are set…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
24 May 2024

International treaty on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture in Bahrain

International treaty on plant genetic resources for food and agriculture in Bahrain In a significant move towards bolstering global efforts in conserving plant genetic resources, Bahrain has officially acceded to the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA), commonly known as the "Seed Treaty." The ratification…

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Lawyers in India
19 May 2024

A Comprehensive Analysis of the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023

A Comprehensive Analysis of the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023 The legal landscape of India has witnessed a significant transformation with the enactment of the Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita, 2023 (BNS), which replaced the archaic Indian Penal Code, 1860 (IPC). This monumental legislative reform marks a departure from colonial-era laws and heralds…

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Lawyers in Dubai
15 May 2024

Patent & Design Updates from Saudi Arabia

Patent & Design Updates from Saudi Arabia In a bid to bolster its intellectual property landscape and enhance its position in the global innovation ecosystem, Saudi Arabia has taken significant strides by implementing crucial amendments to its Patent and Design Laws. The recent developments, including joining international initiatives such as…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
10 May 2024

Investment and Trade Court in Qatar

Investment and Trade Court in Qatar In pursuit of becoming a premier destination for foreign investors, Qatar embarked on establishing the Investment and Trade Court, a cornerstone of its Vision 2030 agenda. With the aim of expediting the resolution of commercial disputes, this court has swiftly gained recognition for its…

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Lawyers in Dubai
06 May 2024

ADIAC Arbitration Rules 2024

ADIAC Arbitration Rules 2024 The commencement of the Arbitration Rules for ADIAC ("Arbitration Rules 2024") on 1st February 2024 marks a significant transition in the arbitration landscape of Abu Dhabi. Replacing the 2013 ADCCAC Arbitration Rules ("ADCCAC Rules"), the Arbitration Rules 2024 bring forth notable amendments and additions aimed at…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
01 May 2024

Navigating the 2024 UAE Labor Law: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and HR Professionals

Navigating the 2024 UAE Labor Law: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and HR Professionals The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has long stood as a beacon of economic prosperity and growth in the Middle East, propelled by its visionary leadership and commitment to innovation. Central to the UAE's economic success is…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
27 Apr 2024

Navigating the 2024 UAE Labor Law: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and HR Professionals

Navigating the 2024 UAE Labor Law: A Comprehensive Guide for Businesses and HR Professionals The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has long stood as a beacon of economic prosperity and growth in the Middle East, propelled by its visionary leadership and commitment to innovation. Central to the UAE's economic success is…

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Law Firms in Dubai
23 Apr 2024

An In-Depth Analysis of UAE Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Law

An In-Depth Analysis of UAE Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Law In a significant legal overhaul, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has embarked on a journey of insolvency reform with the promulgation of Federal Law No. 51 of 2023, heralding the dawn of the Financial and Bankruptcy Law, colloquially known as…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
19 Apr 2024

Social Insurance Contributions for GCC Countries

Social Insurance Contributions for GCC Countries The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) stands as a beacon of regional collaboration, encompassing six Arab states bordering the Arabian Gulf. Beyond its political and economic objectives, the GCC also emphasizes the welfare of its citizens, particularly in terms of retirement benefits and social security.…

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