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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
23 Oct 2021

Foreign Direct Investments projects in the UAE

Licensing procedure of Foreign Direct Investments projects in the UAE Background of this new development- Prior to the implementation of the FDI law, UAE law stipulated that foreign investors may only own up to 49 percent of a UAE mainland corporation, with several exceptions. One or more UAE nationals or…

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Data security Laws in UAE
19 Oct 2021

Electronic Privacy Laws in the GCC

A closer look at Electronic Privacy Laws in the GCC The cooperation council for the Arab State of the Gulf is commonly known as Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). It is a regional, intergovernmental, political and economic union that consists of all Arab states of the Persian Gulf except Iraq. The…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
15 Oct 2021

New Data Protection Regulations

ADGM Enacts New Data Protection Regulations Introduction On 11 February 2021, the Board of Directors of the Abu Dhabi Global Market, in the exercise of its powers under Article 6(1) of the Law No.4 of 2013 concerning the ADGM issued by His Highness the Ruler of the Emirate of Abu…

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Law Firms in Dubai
14 Oct 2021

Guide on Liquidated Damages in India

Guide on Liquidated Damages in India Background:  An amount that a contracting party offers to pay or a deposit that he agrees to forfeit if he breaches any promise, and both are technically recoverable or retainable as negotiated penalties if the violation happens, having been arrived at through a good…

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Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
10 Oct 2021

FAQs- Patent Registration in Israel

FAQs- Patent Registration in Israel An invention is protected by a patent, which is an exclusive privilege given to the inventor. In other words, a patent is an exclusive license to a device or a method that proposes a new technological approach to a problem or a new way of…

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Lawyers in Dubai
06 Oct 2021

Construction Industry Claims in the UAE

Basis of claims in the construction industry in the UAE Disputes are widespread in the construction sector. Disputes develop owing to conflicts between any of the parties to the contract. Disputes may be detrimental to construction projects, causing enormous costs, disruptions, & reduced productivity. To execute a construction project on…

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Law Firms in Dubai
05 Oct 2021

Kuwait Competition Law: 2021

Competition 2020 Kuwait 1. What is the name of the main regulator/ regulators governing the competition law in this jurisdiction? The Competition Protection Authority (CPA). 2. In the context of a merger acquisition in what circumstances, are the seller and/or the purchaser required to notify the competition regulator? Each merging…

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Financial Lawyers in UAE
23 Sep 2021

Tri-Party Agreement and their Implications in the UAE

Tri-Party Agreement and their Implications in the UAE What is a Tri-party Agreement? It is an agreement between three parties. In other words, when three-parties has an intention to do the things on which they have agreed. The Tri-parti agreement usually happens in financial transactions. As per the Article 125…

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banking lawyers in Dubai
21 Sep 2021

Regulations for Issuing and Offering Crypto-Assets in UAE (ICARs)

Regulations for Issuing and Offering Crypto-Assets in UAE (ICARs) Introduction  Over the past decade, the financial technology market has evolved substantially. With the introduction of cryptocurrencies, policymaker and framers of legislations find the need to implement legislation that will help regulate this growing market. Since cryptocurrencies operate beyond the banking…

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Law Firms in Dubai
21 Sep 2021

End of Service Benefits in the UAE

End of Service Benefits in the UAE Employees in the UAE are entitled to a specified set of end-of-service benefits (EoS) under UAE law, including gratuity. These rewards are provided as a mark of appreciation for the employee's devotion and hard work. After the employment contract is terminated, EoS is…

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Lawyers in Dubai
14 Sep 2021

Mergers in Russia

Regulatory framework of mergers in Russia The Russian merger control does not differ substantially from its counterpart’s country in Europe and North America. In general, it is investor-friendly, and the risk of not obtaining compensation is rarely cited as the reason for not proceeding with a trade.  However, the Russian…

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Lawyer UAE
14 Sep 2021

10 Reasons to Hire All-Rounders for Your Legal Needs in UAE

Legal matters can be stressful for many people. Lawyers in UAE know the ins and outs of the law, but they also have other skills that make them well suited to handle various legal needs. Lawyers are trained and experienced with contracts, real estate transactions, family law cases, civil litigation…

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intellectual Property Laws in UAE
11 Sep 2021

International: Changes to NAFTA Intellectual Property Provisions in The USMCA

International: Changes to NAFTA Intellectual Property Provisions in The USMCA Introduction To foster a global trade environment, countries worldwide are revising their national trade agreements following international standards. One of the most critical aspects that need to be considered while doing so, is creating a cogent interrelationship between goods &…

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Lawyers in Dubai
09 Sep 2021

India: Defenses against the charge of Forgery

India: Defenses against the charge of Forgery Introduction We have all heard of the saying that imitation is the best form of flattery; however, when it results in damage or injury to the public or an individual, it becomes punishable under law. One such example is that of Forgery. Forgery…

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