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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…

Chris P. Sioufi, Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin

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…

Chris P. Sioufi, Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin, Philip Dowsett

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…

Chris P. Sioufi, Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin

The Dubai International Financial Centre Enacts New Prescribed Company Regulations

United Arab Emirates - October 31 2019 On October 31, 2019, the Dubai International Financial Centre ("DIFC") issued, under the DIFC Companies Law (Law No.5 of 2018) (the…

Chris P. Sioufi, Rodolphe R.A. Pellerin