The Dubai International Financial Centre Arbitration Law

The DIFC, Dubai’s, Common Law jurisdiction has recently amended  its arbitration law in order to expand the jurisdiction of its Courts with regard to staying proceedings in favour of arbitration. Antonios  Dimitracopoulos, Partner and Head of Arbitration at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP, DIFC, looks at the long term repercussions of this  recent development,…

2014 Q1 Review – Sector Spotlight On The Current Climate In Dubai

The global economy has experienced much uncertainty in recent years, however 2014 is predicted to be much healthier. Both Michael and Nadim have witnessed this up-tick. “We have definitely experienced an increase in activity through the first quarter of 2014,” says Michael. “Dubai has especially felt this surge in activity with the announcement in late 2013 of…

Corporate Governance Laws

Corporate governance is the underlying set of principles by which good business practices are conducted in the country. The hallmark of good corporate governance is the balance of entrepreneurship, control and transparency while supporting a company in the efficient decision making processes. Nadim Bardawil discusses their impact on businesses. To read full article CLICK HERE and…