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Hassan Elhais
The United Nations declaration on the elimination of violence against women defines violence against women as "any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in,...
Hassan Elhais
Cheque fraud can be described as ‘depositing of a fake or manipulated cheque'.
Hassan Elhais
Pursuant to Law Number 2 of 2007 on Regulations of Landlord-Tenant Relationship in Sharjah and its amendments, low-income bachelors or labourers are not allowed to live in certain residential neighbourhoods...
Rahman Ravelli Solicitors
In its latest bid to combat money laundering, the UAE is devising a law that will increase regulation of charity fundraising and donations.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Issuing property tokens on the blockchain and creating a marketplace for owners, retail and institutional investors, could energize the regional real estate market.
Walkers
The UAE is taking FinTech seriously. Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and the DIFC and ADGM respectively, have implemented a wide range of initiatives and projects with the aim of growing FinTech...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
With Expo 2020 Dubai fast approaching, many businesses are looking to enter the UAE market and existing businesses are looking to expand their presence.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
One of the most daunting prospects for an MEP sub-contractor – or, indeed, any sub-contractor – is the possibility of being held ransom to a pay-when-paid clause.
Hassan Elhais
The federal law number 3 of 2016 on child rights (also known as the 'Wadeema law' or 'UAE child protection law') was enacted in the UAE in order to ensure that all children in the UAE...
United Trademark & Patent Services
The UAE has issued Federal Law no. 11 of 2021 ("the Law") concerning the regulation and protection of Industrial Property Rights. The Law revoked the ("former Law") No. 17 of 2002...
Fichte & Co
Insurance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of United Arab Emirates, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
In recent years, the relevance and growth of environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles in investments has captured the attention of the global business community.
L&E Global
Abu Dhabi employers will still need to ensure they are compliant with Covid health and safety requirements. Consideration should also be given to employee concerns.
Hassan Elhais
The UAE Personal Status Law defines ‘inheritance' as ‘the imperative devolution of the property and financial rights upon the death of their owner to those deserving' (Article 313).
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Central Bank Digital Currencies ("CBDC") are a new form of digital currencies, sharing similar functions and the basic value as traditional banknotes and coins in general, such as being a source of value...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Want to know your rights as a renter and tenant in Dubai? What landlords can and can't do? In the dark about your next move? Hazem Balbaa provides for tenants renting in Dubai.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Changes to the DIFC Employment Law serve to clarify ambiguities regarding the existing law and will increase the financial centre's attractiveness. Bradley Moran, elaborates on the...
Hassan Elhais
The Federal Law No. (6) of 2018 on arbitration (‘Arbitration Law') defines arbitration as ‘ A procedure regulated by law in which a dispute between one or more parties is submitted...
Hassan Elhais
In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the public authorities in the UAE have taken proactive and adequate measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of its citizens, residents and visitors.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Between October 4-6, 2021, Shearman & Sterling sponsored the World Hydrogen Congress. During the conference, partner Dan Feldman, Leader of Shearman & Sterling's Global Hydrogen Industry Team...
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