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International arbitration for construction and real estate projects in the Middle East
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 20 2017

There is no doubt that dispute resolution in the Middle East region has been problematic historically. Parties struggle frequently with the


DIFC Courts propose specialist Technology and Construction Division
  • White & Case LLP
  • Middle East, United Arab Emirates
  • April 17 2017

The DIFC Courts are an important forum for dispute resolution in the Gulf and wider Middle East region. However, attracting potential litigants should


Is the Oasis now a Mirage? Dwindling scope of the DIFC Courts' conduit jurisdiction'
  • White & Case LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 10 2017

The DIFC Courts interact with the Dubai Courts on the basis of DIFC Law No. 12 of 2004, as amended, and the 2009 Protocol of Enforcement between DIFC


Court of Cassation confirms proceedings to set aside Dubai-seated awards cannot be commenced by the debtor
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 10 2017

In a recent decision, the Dubai Court of Cassation (CoC) has confirmed that an award debtor is not entitled to apply to set aside an


Is the Oasis now a Mirage? Dwindling scope of the DIFC Courts' 'conduit jurisdiction'
  • White & Case LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 10 2017

Recent decisions of the Judicial Tribunal and the Dubai Court of First Instance limit the scope of the DIFC Courts' 'conduit jurisdiction'


UAE Legal Q&A: Company Owner Asks How to Tackle Breach of Contract
  • Hassan Elhais
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 8 2017

I have a small company that delivers goods to clients. I signed a contract with another company but they breached the terms of the contract


Article 257 of the UAE Penal Code: a law of unintended consequences for arbitration, April 2017
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 3 2017

Since their appearance last year, the amendments to Article 257 of the UAE Penal Code have caused alarm amongst arbitration professionals working in


UAE Legal Q&As: What is Penalty For Giving Out Secrets?
  • Hassan Elhais
  • United Arab Emirates
  • April 1 2017

A member of my family was working for a company and he forwarded confidential information to a third party. He did not know that it was a crime and


International Quarterly - Issue 21, 2017
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • Global, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • April 1 2017

International Quarterly provides informative and practical information regarding legal and commercial developments in construction and energy sectors


DIAC to change its default seat of arbitration
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • March 23 2017

The Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) is proposing to change the default of seat of arbitrations conducted under its rules of arbitration