Middle East & International News

DIFC announces proposed IP Regulations for consultation

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has issued a consultation paper proposing to issue Intellectual Property Regulations (“Proposed Regulations”) under the Intellectual Property Law...

SIAC signs MoU with the ADGMAC

The Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) has announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of...

New mobile app for legal advice

Emirati lawyer Abeer Sharif has launched an app to help UAE residents navigate the law quickly and affordably. Ask Legal will cover areas...

ADGM enacts Electronic Transactions Framework

ADGM has enacted the Electronic Transactions Regulations 2021. The objective of these Regulations is to confirm that electronic signatures, contracts, records and documents...

Courts of Space launches into orbit in support of global space economy

In 2021, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts and the Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) will embark on a new Courts of the...

ADGM enacts its new Data Protection Regulations

Abu Dhabi Global Market has announced that it has enacted the Data Protection Regulations 2021, which...

Features

Changing roles, new challenges

As businesses in the Middle East adapt to the impact of the global pandemic, economic recession and unprecedented low demand...

In the interest of justice…

An analysis by Afridi & Angell on the first judgement issued by the DIFC Courts allowing the examination of UAE...

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