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Disciplinary action and arbitrary dismissal in the UAE

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • March 26 2014

However, where a reasonable disciplinary procedure is undertaken by an employer, it can be time and money well spent, particularly where it results

Abu Dhabi Court of Cassation re-affirms precedence of New York Convention

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • March 26 2014

However the previous rules on the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards (found at Articles 235 - 238 of the UAE Civil Procedure Law) have not been

DIFC continues to establish its arbitration-friendly credentials with recent amendment to DIFC Arbitration Law

  • White & Case LLP
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • February 26 2014

Following a recent amendment to the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Arbitration Law, it is now clear that matters brought before the DIFC

Incorporation of dispute resolution clauses in bills of lading - is UAE law closing the gap to the predominant English law?

  • Fichte & Co Legal Consultancy
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • February 3 2014

English law takes a very liberal approach towards the incorporation of terms into a contract. Where more than one charterparty is in place and the

Amendments to DIFC Arbitration Law: staying proceedings in favour of foreign-seated arbitration

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 23 2014

Whether such a power existed had been the subject of inconsistent DIFC Court judgments, but the amendments have finally resolved the matter in a way

UAE: attachment orders apply while recognition is pending

  • Al Tamimi & Company - Advocates and Legal Consultants
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 23 2014

The court issued the decision on 2 October in Appeal No. 519 of 2013. While there have been similar decisions from the lower courts, this is believed

Appointing arbitrators

  • Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 19 2014

An arbitrator can be appointed; directly by name (this is not the common method used), through the Court or through the Arbitration centre. If you

Challenging an arbitration award

  • Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 19 2014

It is common for the unsuccessful party to argue against the enforcement of an arbitration award on the ground that the arbitration was invalid

Rise in arbitration

  • Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 19 2014

The UAE has rapidly emerged as a leading financial centre, attracting large global investors and businesses, and as international developers and

Enforcing arbitration awards

  • Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
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  • United Arab Emirates
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  • January 19 2014

The implementation of the New York Convention in the UAE did not expressly displace the enforcement provisions in the Civil Procedure Code. Therefore