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The third and final edition of 'Children's Tales From Around the World' is now available! Produced by Expo 2020 Dubai, which is scheduled to take place from October 1, 2021 until March 31, 2022...
Hassan Elhais
An assault is categorized as a 'violent crime' in the United Arab Emirates. A crime involving a physical attack or even a threat of attack can be potentially classified as an assault
Nexdigm Private Limited
The Federal Tax Authority (FTA) has revised penalties by issuing Decision No. 49/2021 (New Resolution), amending provisions of Cabinet Decision No. 40/2017 (Old Decision)...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The Federal Cabinet issued the Cabinet Resolution No 58/2020 (the "UBO Regulations") last year. The UBO Regulations applies to...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
In November 2020, we released a client alert outlining significant amendments to the U.A.E.'s Companies Law that were yet to take effect at the time of writing.
United Trademark & Patent Services
Through an official notification released on April 11, 2021 by the "UAE Trademarks and Copyright Works Department – Ministry of Economy", late filing of legalized Power of Attorney "PoA" has been allowed for new trademark filings.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
A family business is any business in which two or more members of the same family are involved and most of the ownership or control lies within such a family.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The laws around consumer protection in the UAE are continuously evolving and on 25 November 2020, the UAE Central Bank issued the Circular No 8 of 2020...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Last month we provided an overview of the new Movables Pledge Law, in the following article we take a more in-depth look.
Hassan Elhais
Extradition process is subject to regional and international law. It refers to an action wherein one sovereign jurisdiction (requested State) delivers a person either acquitted...
Loggerhead Partners
The UAE has long been considered an attractive destination in which to work, live or set up a business. One of the primary reasons for this is the well-known statement that the UAE is ‘tax free'.
Hassan Elhais
An extradition request can be understood as an action wherein one sovereign jurisdiction delivers a person either acquitted or convicted of an international crime to the law enforcement of another...
Hassan Elhais
The Federal Law No 8, for 1980, on ‘Regulation of Labour Relations' commonly referred to as the ‘UAE Labour law', states certain specific grounds upon which an employee can be terminated...
Hassan Elhais
In the recent months the United Arab Emirates have brought about many sweeping changes to certain archaic laws, including those concerning the consumption of alcohol in the UAE.
Hassan Elhais
In the United Arab Emirates, there exists a different kind of punishments for crimes including capital punishments for the most heinous of crimes such as rape.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Foundations are a form of hybrid entity similar to both a private company and a trust structure.
Nexdigm Private Limited
The Cabinet of Ministers (CoM) has provided a wonderful gift to businesses of UAE on the occasion of Ramadan Eid by issuing Decision No. 49/2021 (New Resolution
Hassan Elhais
The United Arab Emirates has a strict no –tolerance policy when it comes to drug trafficking. The Federal Law no. 14 of 1995 on ‘the control of narcotics and psychotropic substances...
Loggerhead Partners
The UAE, one of the best migration destinations in the world, is praised for its commitment, forward looking approach and adaptability.
Loggerhead Partners
Recent economic progress noted across the globe calls for robust planning in relocation, both for business and high-net-worth individuals that wish to set up their business operations...
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