A look at the key changes and points of interest in new arbitral rules and impending updates to existing rules.
May 01, 2018
Enforcing foreign judgments in the UAE: An update in light of DNB Bank ASA v Gulf Eyadah Corporation...
March 15, 2016
Regulation and investigations remain among the primary concerns of businesses.
March 02, 2015
The DIFC Court has announced a one month’s consultation in respect of a proposed amendment to Practice Direction No.2 of 2012 on the DIFC Courts’ Jurisdiction...
July 14, 2014
The Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has issued Law No. (7) of 2014, amending certain provisions of Law No. (9) of 2004, concernin
June 04, 2014
The DIFC has amended its arbitration law to ensure alignment with the New York Convention, putting an end to uncertainty over the power of the courts to dismiss or s
May 13, 2014
His Highness Sheikh Bin Hamad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum has passed decree No 21 of 2013 (the Decree) on “the formation of a special judicial committee for the liquidatio
October 01, 2013
Two thirds of respondents to Ernst & Young’s recently commissioned report on fraud and corruption in the Middle East said that fraud and bribery was a “major problem
June 21, 2012
The most recent draft of the much anticipated UAE Federal Law in respect of Arbitration (the Draft Law) was released on 16 February 2012.
March 06, 2012
In a significant move, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has expanded the jurisdiction of ...
November 01, 2011