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Dubai court approves extradition of Briton accused of involvement in corruption scandal
  • Hassan Elhais
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 20 2018

A UAE court has ordered the extradition of a British national to India, where he faces charges of being a middleman in a multi-million dollar defence


Good Faith in the UAE: an Insurance Focus
  • HFW
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 19 2018

Insurance professionals will be familiar with the concept of good faith. There are, however, differences between common law and civil law systems as


Impact on UAE social media influencers following implementation of UAE National Media Council Regulations
  • CMS
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 19 2018

In March 2018, the UAE National Media Council (the “NMC”) issued a new set of regulations for electronic media that govern all online activities


UAE legal Q&As: Does the labour law apply in free zones?
  • Hassan Elhais
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 16 2018

If the company I work for is in the free zone of Abu Dhabi, does the UAE's labour law apply? If not, then what are my rights as an employee? Answer:


Ninth Circuit Reverses Order Compelling UAE Bank to Arbitrate Fintech Dispute in California
  • Mayer Brown
  • USA, United Arab Emirates
  • September 14 2018

In InfoSpan, Inc. et al. v. Emirates NBD Bank PJSC, the Ninth Circuit recently provided a reminder that a US court may compel arbitration only if it


The new UAE Arbitration Law
  • HFW
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 13 2018

Eleven years in the planning, the new UAE Arbitration Law has finally been rolled out - but has it modernised the UAE's arbitral framework? In June


Amendments to UAE Cybercrimes Law - useful reminder of potential impact of wide ranging provisions
  • CMS
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 11 2018

The issuance of Emiri Decree No. 2 of 2018 in August 2018 amends three provisions of Federal Decree Law No. 5 of 2012 (the "UAE Cybercrimes Law" or


Abu Dhabi Global Market to licence “Oil and Gas” Activities
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 10 2018

Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) has recently announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Supreme Petroleum Council in Abu Dhabi (the SPC)


An Overview of the New Governance Rules in the UAE: Part IV
  • Al Tamimi & Company
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 6 2018

The Chairman of the Securities and Commodities Authority of the United Arab Emirates (‘SCA’) issued, on 28 April 2016, the Resolution on Corporate


Regulation of Crypto Asset Activities in Abu Dhabi Global Markets
  • Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota
  • United Arab Emirates
  • September 6 2018

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA), the financial regulator of Abu Dhabi Global Markets (a financial freezone in Abu Dhabi) (ADGM)