Mondaq Middle East & Africa - United Arab Emirates: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
STA Law Firm
Are arbitrators above the law? Have you thought about arbitrators and the importance of their role in international arbitration tribunals?
Hassan Elhais
Question: My wife and I were in a car accident with someone whose insurance had expired. The driver accepted the blame but my wife has been complaining of a sore neck and back ever since.
Al Tamimi & Company
The CASD was established by law and entrusted with the task of attempting to mediate disputes, prior to such disputes being referred to the UAE court.
Al Tamimi & Company
On 18 September 2017, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, issued Federal Decree No. 10 of 2017 amending the Civil Procedures Law...
STA Law Firm
Many of us flinch at the thought of court proceedings, given its costly and lengthy nature. But luckily for us, alternative methods of settling disputes exist such as arbitration.
Clyde & Co
There is a new hot topic in the UAE legal community: can legal consultants lawfully represent parties to an arbitration in the UAE?
Clyde & Co
There is a new hot topic in the UAE legal community: can legal consultants lawfully represent parties to an arbitration in the UAE?
Dentons
Questions surrounding which party is at fault and which party bears the risk commonly occur in construction projects where there are issues of concurrent delay.
STA Law Firm
Pinocchio told lies, and his nose grew. Unfortunately, liars in the courtroom may only be caught out by the inconsistent statements they make throughout a case.
Dentons
Having been a leading construction and engineering lawyer and arbitrator for over 40 years, as well as a prominent figure in the UAE legal landscape for close to two decades ...
STA Law Firm
On 26th July 2017, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, as the ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi issued Law Number 13 of 2017 regarding the Judicial Fees payable in the Emirate (the New Law).
Dentons
The UAE has spent years investing in international arbitration and has become a well-known hub for large scale disputes.
Vannin Capital
With the development of the DIFC and ADGM international legal centres, the benefits of third party funding are becoming available to more businesses in the Middle East.
Hassan Elhais
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid ordered three men to clean the Dubai zoo as community service in March. UAE judges can now choose from 19 options when handing out community service sentences.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview of the legal framework and key issues surrounding arbitration law in UAE.
Al Tamimi & Company
In the 1990s, one of the leading treatises on international arbitration noted that "[o]ne of the fundamental principles – and one of the major advantages – of international arbitration is that it is confidential."
Al Tamimi & Company
There is a common misconception that the UAE Courts will only apply UAE law when determining disputes between parties, notwithstanding an agreement to apply foreign law.
Hassan Elhais
Execution of final and enforceable judgments are carried out from the premises of the Court of First Instance under the supervision of the Execution Judge and assisted by execution officers.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
One of the important focuses of Dubai Economy (DE) was highlighted during an informative session convened by Dubai Economy with various national business councils in Dubai recently.
Eptalex SAL
The local country is a federation of seven emirates.
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Al Tamimi & Company
On 18 September 2017, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, issued Federal Decree No. 10 of 2017 amending the Civil Procedures Law...
Al Tamimi & Company
The CASD was established by law and entrusted with the task of attempting to mediate disputes, prior to such disputes being referred to the UAE court.
Kennedys
A fundamental principle of arbitration is that the arbitral tribunal acts fairly and impartially in arriving at its award.
STA Law Firm
Many of us flinch at the thought of court proceedings, given its costly and lengthy nature. But luckily for us, alternative methods of settling disputes exist such as arbitration.
Kennedys
This article is the second of our two articles on enforcement of arbitration awards in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and in it we consider the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards in the UAE.
Eptalex SAL
The local country is a federation of seven emirates.
Dentons
Having been a leading construction and engineering lawyer and arbitrator for over 40 years, as well as a prominent figure in the UAE legal landscape for close to two decades ...
Clyde & Co
There is a new hot topic in the UAE legal community: can legal consultants lawfully represent parties to an arbitration in the UAE?
Dentons
The UAE has spent years investing in international arbitration and has become a well-known hub for large scale disputes.
Clyde & Co
There is a new hot topic in the UAE legal community: can legal consultants lawfully represent parties to an arbitration in the UAE?
Eptalex SAL
This paper aims to give an overview of investor-state dispute settlement, with descriptions of mediation and international investment, two broad and undefined (better to say undefinable, actually) concepts...
STA Law Firm
On 26th July 2017, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, as the ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi issued Law Number 13 of 2017 regarding the Judicial Fees payable in the Emirate (the New Law).
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