DLA Piper | Bahrain, USA | 28 Mar 2013
In a significant development for international litigants and practitioners, a New York court recently enforced as a court judgment a $25 million award that had been issued by a tribunal from the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution. The decision provides a preview of issues that are likely to confront a growing number of courts around the world, as an increasing number of disputes are......
Clyde & Co LLP | Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, etc. | 6 Feb 2012
The 10th edition of the Nice Classification of goods and services recently came into force, providing a significant advantage for trademark owners filing trademark applications in countries that have adopted the classification. However, in the Middle East, where most countries are not signatories to the Nice Agreement, the position has become more complicated than it was previously.