Middle East & International News

Law firm highlights (October 2020)

Norton Rose Fulbright announced that Gerry Pecht has assumed the role of Global Chief Executive of Norton Rose Fulbright, effective October 1, 2020....

ArbitralWomen and ADGMAC sign MOU

ArbitralWomen and the Abu Dhabi Global Market Arbitration Centre (ADGMAC) are pleased to announce that they have agreed to partner with the shared goal of raising...

New IP law firm in the Middle East

A new law firm, Deans IP, has launched in the Middle East. Conceived pre-COVID-19 and born into a different world, Deans IP is...

DIFC Courts launches new Arbitration Working Group

The taskforce will be mandated to reinforce and share industry developments and best-practices, encompassing an advisory...

Keystone Law launches operations in the Middle East

Keystone Law announced last month that it has finalised the arrangements for its first office in the Middle East. The establishment of Keystone Law Middle...

CMS expands in the UAE

CMS has announced the opening of an office in Abu Dhabi and the extension of its Dubai office lease in Burj Daman Tower,...

Features

Virtual arbitration hearings: Top 10 tips

The current pandemic has had a significant impact on dispute resolution across the globe with parties adapting to a new...

Digital signatures, the new normal?

Fadi Hassoun of Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants highlights the scope of electronic signatures in the UAE, recognising its increasing...

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