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The Data Protection Authority issues draft decisions with respect to the Personal Data Protection Law

Bahrain - May 16 2021 The Data Protection Authority (currently the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Waqf) (“Authority”) has finally issued three (3) draft decisions…

Andrew Fawcett

Bahrain family business: A solution in trusts

Bahrain, USA - February 29 2020 Unlike in the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain's personal status law is uncodified, and the Sharia courts are responsible for applying the Islamic…

Layla Alalawi

Bahrain’s new Personal Data Protection Law comes into effect on 1 August 2019 - are you ready?

Bahrain - July 31 2019 Law No. (30) of 2018 promulgating the Personal Data Protection Law (“PDPL”) comes into force on Thursday, 1 August. This means that companies with a…

Andrew Fawcett

5 Things to know about the New Data Protection Law

Bahrain, United Arab Emirates - May 7 2019 With the exception of data passing data through Bahrain, Natural + Legal persons are subject to this Law. Two. Article (5) of the Law has put in…

Hussain Osman

Bahrain Introduces New Insolvency Regime

Bahrain - February 28 2019 In line with Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030, the Kingdom of Bahrain recently introduced Law No. (22) of 2018 promulgating the Restructuring and…

Siddharth Goud