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The DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre introduces 2016 Arbitration Rules
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • March 15 2017

On 1 October 2016 the DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre (the “Centre”) released its new Arbitration Rules (the “2016 Rules”), which apply to all DIFC-LCIA


The DIFC's conduit jurisdiction under attack? The Dubai Court attempts to reverse Banyan Tree
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2017

Following on from our reporting on the controversial first decision of the Judicial Tribunal in Daman Real Capital Partners Company LLC v. Oger Dubai


The Dubai Judicial Tribunal - the beginning of the end for the DIFC as a ‘conduit’ jurisdiction?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • March 2 2017

Last year we reported that the DIFC had successfully established itself as a so called ‘conduit’ jurisdiction for the enforcement of foreign and


General Counsel Update - February 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2017

When we began analysing in depth the possibility of Britain exiting the European Union, 18 months prior to the June


The DIFC Courts address unmeritorious challenges to the enforcement of arbitration awards
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • March 1 2017

Earlier this week, the Dubai International Financial Centre Courts have issued Practice Direction No. 1 of 2017 (the Practice Direction). The


MENA Corportate News February 2017 - Arbitration
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Qatar, United Arab Emirates
  • February 28 2017

Specific considerations arise where the contract contains an arbitration provision. For a LLC, although arbitration has traditionally been regarded


Update: Dubai Judicial Committee hands down further decisions
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • February 22 2017

Following on from its first decision in the case of Daman Real Capital Partners Company LLC v. Oger Dubai LLC, Cassation No. 12016 (read our


The DIFC Court as a "conduit jurisdiction" - new development
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • February 13 2017

The power of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Court to act as a so-called "conduit" jurisdiction for the enforcement of arbitral


Dubai's new Judicial Tribunal calls into question DIFC courts’ “conduit jurisdiction”
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • February 12 2017

The Judicial Tribunal (the “JT”), established last year to rule in cases concerning conflicts of jurisdiction between the DIFC Courts and the


Amendments to Penal Code may affect arbitration
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • February 9 2017

In recent years, the United Arab Emirates has been growing in popularity as a regional hub for resolving disputes, in particular through