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ADGM enacts its new Data Protection Regulations

Abu Dhabi Global Market has announced that it has enacted the Data Protection Regulations 2021, which will replace the current Data Protection Regulations 2015. This initiative follows a period of public consultation, where the proposed Regulations...

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Lex Mundi reveals key trends for Global M&A in 2021

Lex Mundi has launched a new report on the key trends for global mergers & acquisitions (M&A). The Global M&A Trends Report 2021 sets out insights from 2020 and predictions for the year ahead from 67 law firms in respect...

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Law firms Saleh Alobeidli & Co and ICLO merge

Saleh Alobeidli & Co and International Consultant Law Office (ICLO), two law firms based in the United Arab Emirates announced the completion of their merger, providing a stronger footprint for businesses in the UAE. The combined...

New judges appointed to the DIFC Courts

Four new judges at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts have been sworn in before His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. In his capacity as...

New global interactive risk-mapping tool for GCs

Leveraging the expertise of its member firms, Lex Mundi has created an interactive guide that identifies high-level regulatory and legislative developments expected in the first half of 2021. Lex Mundi has launched a new, user-friendly tool: 2021 Global Risk Navigator. This is a global horizon scan tool for General Counsel and their in-house teams working in multinational...

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. Pecht succeeds Peter Martyr, who led Norton Rose and then Norton Rose Fulbright...

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