Middle East & International News

DIFC Courts adopts electronic seal ‘Ethaq’

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts has acquired the qualified electronic seal solution Ethaq, a paperless initiative that enables digital authenticity of documents with the support...

Law firm highlights – June 2021

HFW has been appointed to the DIFC Courts Users’ Committee – an independent liaison body between the Courts and users that is tasked with...

Akin Gump, AmCham Dubai and The Oath host webinar on the Biden Presidency

Akin Gump, AmCham Dubai and The Oath Magazine are delighted to have hosted a webinar on...

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...

Features

Kuwait’s New Data Protection Regulations

Kuwait’s Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA) has issued Kuwait Decision No. 42/2021, Concerning Data Privacy Protection Regulation (Data Privacy...

The UAE’s Foundations Regimes

Rima Mrad and Bradley Moran of BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates offer a detailed comparison of the Foundations in...

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