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Landmark Reform of UAE Foreign Ownership and Investment Laws

United Arab Emirates - November 25 2020 This briefing supplements our previous Dechert OnPoint briefings “Alert on New UAE FDI Law,” and “UAE FDI Law Positive List Confirmed” which d…

Philip Dowsett

The Legal and Business Impacts of the Israel - UAE “Abraham Accords”: A Historic Opportunity for Bilateral Trade and Commerce

United Arab Emirates - October 23 2020 On September 15, 2020 the United Arab Emirates (the “UAE”) and the State of Israel officially signed the “Abraham Accords Peace Agreement: Treaty of…

Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin

Revisiting the DIFC Insolvency Law in the Context of the COVID-19 Crisis: An Innovative Toolkit for the Turnaround of Troubled Enterprises

United Arab Emirates - April 30 2020 In the wake of the high profile collapse of the private equity firm Abraaj Capital, the Dubai International Financial Centre ("DIFC") updated its…

Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin, Katrina Morrison

UAE FDI Law Positive List Confirmed

United Arab Emirates - April 16 2020 Pursuant to Cabinet Resolution No. 16 of 2020, the UAE has confirmed the list of sectors and economic activities in which increased foreign direct…

Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin, Philip Dowsett, Katrina Morrison

The UAE Bankruptcy Law: Stepping up to the challenges raised by the COVID-19 crisis

United Arab Emirates - April 9 2020 With the significant strain placed on market participants as a result of the combined impacts of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the oil price war and…

Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin, Katrina Morrison