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Clyde & Co
The Dubai Creative Clusters (DCC) Authority has recently issued the Private Companies Regulations 2016 (Regulations).
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
Whenever a corporate entity or an individual decides to establish a company in the United Arab Emirates ("UAE"), choosing the appropriate location is of vital importance for the future economic success.
Dentons
The Board of Directors' Chairman Decision No. (9/R.M) of 2016 Concerning the Regulations as to Mutual Funds (the New Funds Regulation) recently came into force and is now the main piece of legislation...
Clyde & Co
A recently reported case in Dubai whereby an individual was arrested and imprisoned for fundraising for charitable donations without having approval to do so will have set alarm bells ringing...
Clyde & Co
A recently reported case in Dubai whereby an individual was arrested and imprisoned for fundraising for charitable donations without having approval to do so will have set alarm bells ringing...
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
In our article " Characteristics of the Commercial Agency Law of the United Arab Emirates" published with Mondaq on 27.09.2016, we outlined the general applicability of the UAE Commercial Agency Law (Federal Law No. 18 of 1981 including its amendments).
Kennedys
The DFSA and the UAE Insurance Authority combine forces to take action against non-compliant players.
Hassan Elhais
With its stellar growth, Dubai has been known for alluring every business opportunists due its efficient licensing rules, infrastructure, and ease of work.
Clyde & Co
Global law firm Clyde & Co has advised Aster DM Healthcare on its acquisition of a majority interest in Harley Street Medical Centre LLC and certain affiliated companies in Abu Dhabi.
Clyde & Co
The UAE Cabinet has issued a unified definition of "small and medium enterprises" (SMEs) for the purposes of UAE law.
Hassan Elhais
Charity may begin at home but now, in Dubai, it can end somewhere else, prison.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
There are various methods to develop new markets. Business can successfully be done by exporting products into the foreign country, by setting up a company or by taking advantage of appointing a commercial agent or distributor (both referred to as Agent").
STA Law Firm
Private Equity (PE) secondary buyouts are often used as exiting strategy for investment besides initial public offerings (IPOs) or acquisitions and also considered as panic sales.
Kennedys
When pursuing a debt, it is common to add a claim for interest on the monies due.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
Today, we would like to provide you with an update on current developments regarding the new United Arab Emirates' ("UAE") Commercial Companies Law (Federal Law No. 2 of 2015, "new CCL").
TMF Group
Companies in the United Arab Emirates have been granted an extra year to comply with the new Commercial Companies Law – but are being urged to do so as swiftly as possible.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
Although other provisions of the new CCL do not necessarily have to be implemented, they might be advantageous for a minority shareholder or useful to ease the exercise of shareholders' rights and, thus, could be worth to be included in the MoA and AoA.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
As the deadline 30.06.2016 for complying with the new regulations is approaching, we would like to inform you about specific impacts of the new United Arab Emirates' ("UAE") Commercial Companies Law on limited liability companies ("LLC").
Clyde & Co
Since the new UAE Commercial Companies Law came into effect on 1 July 2015, there has been much market commentary on the application of the Law to Limited Liability Companies (LLCs).
Clyde & Co
The UAE came into being in 1971. The self-taught local entrepreneur who set up shop selling just one product or service in those early days when he was in his 20s has now turned 70.
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Kennedys
When pursuing a debt, it is common to add a claim for interest on the monies due.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
Whenever a corporate entity or an individual decides to establish a company in the United Arab Emirates ("UAE"), choosing the appropriate location is of vital importance for the future economic success.
Dentons
A cornerstone of Dubai's success in attracting businesses and encouraging growth across a diverse range of sectors has been the continued establishment of free zones.
Dentons
While the NCCL replaces the previous Commercial Companies Law (UAE Federal Law No. 8 of 1984, as amended, (CCL)), it mostly maintains the same framework and features of the CCL.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
The much anticipated new UAE Commercial Companies Law (Federal Law No. 2 of 2015) (the "New CCL") was published in the UAE Federal Official Gazette on 31 March 2015 and will come into force on 1 July 2015.
Dentons
The Board of Directors' Chairman Decision No. (9/R.M) of 2016 Concerning the Regulations as to Mutual Funds (the New Funds Regulation) recently came into force and is now the main piece of legislation...
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
As the deadline 30.06.2016 for complying with the new regulations is approaching, we would like to inform you about specific impacts of the new United Arab Emirates' ("UAE") Commercial Companies Law on limited liability companies ("LLC").
Hassan Elhais
With its stellar growth, Dubai has been known for alluring every business opportunists due its efficient licensing rules, infrastructure, and ease of work.
Hassan Elhais
Article 215 and 217 of the Civil Procedures Law of the UAE states that a person does not have the right to enter into an arbitration agreement if the signatory does not have the authority to bind the person it is representing...
Clyde & Co
A recently reported case in Dubai whereby an individual was arrested and imprisoned for fundraising for charitable donations without having approval to do so will have set alarm bells ringing...
Clyde & Co
In this article, we take an look at some key changes introduced by the new Law, focusing particularly on amendments which may affect directors of Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), the most commonly chosen investment vehicle.
ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY
There are various methods to develop new markets. Business can successfully be done by exporting products into the foreign country, by setting up a company or by taking advantage of appointing a commercial agent or distributor (both referred to as Agent").
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