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Dubai's Digital Assets Aspirations

United Arab Emirates - November 14 2022 On 11 March 2022, Dubai Law No. 4 of 2022 Regulating Virtual Assets in the Emirate of Dubai (the "Law") came into effect. The Law establishes the…

Daniel Partovi, Nima Fath, Abradat Kamalpour, Heather Martin, Jayant W. Tambe

UAE Ministry of Justice Encourages Dubai Courts to Find Reciprocity When Considering Enforcement of English Court Judgments

United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom - October 11 2022 On September 13, 2022, the United Arab Emirates ("UAE") Ministry of Justice ("MoJ") sent a letter to the Dubai courts stating that the MoJ considers…

Pierre Heitzmann, Jean-Pierre N. Harb, Heather Martin, Sion Richards

DIAC 2022 Arbitration Rules: Will They Propel DIAC Into a Top-Five Institution?

Global - April 25 2022 The Dubai International Arbitration Centre's ("DIAC") new Arbitration Rules (the "DIAC 2022 Rules" or "Rules") are now effective. The Rules apply to…

Pierre Heitzmann, Michelle Bradfield, Javade Chaudhri, Jean-Pierre N. Harb, Heather Martin

Saudi Antitrust Regulator Blocks First Acquisition Under New Merger Control Law

United Arab Emirates - December 10 2021 Saudi Arabia competition authority blocks its first transaction under the Kingdom's 2019 Competition Law. The Saudi Arabian General Authority for…

Javade Chaudhri, Serge Clerckx, Michael Maloney, J. Bruce McDonald, Craig A. Waldman

Regulating the Ether: Lessons for the MENA Digital Asset Industry from U.S. Enforcement Actions

Middle East, United Arab Emirates - October 27 2021 Regulators worldwide have taken varying approaches to define and shape the legal and regulatory landscape for digital assets. The United States has…

Dorothy N. Giobbe, Heather Martin, Brian C. Rabbitt, Joshua B. Sterling, Harriet Territt