Lost in Translation

As a market participant, it is crucial to effectively communicate with the regulator to avoid pitfalls that arise out of misunderstandings with regard to expectations and applicable standards, explains Barry Greenberg. Anyone engaged in the UAE insurance market, whether on behalf of an insurer, claims administrator, broker, advisor, or other capacity, is aware that the…

International Comparative Legal Guide – Real Estate 2017

John Peacock (Senior Associate) and Robert Mitchley (Associate) contributed a chapter on the UAE in the International Comparative Legal Guide – Real Estate 2017. It is the 12th edition of the this guide which provides global analysis of real estate regulations, written by leading lawyers, across 27 jurisdictions. Access this by clicking on: http://www.iclg.co.uk/practice-areas/real-estate/real-estate-2017/united-arab-emirates

The Islamic Economy Problems & Potential

Although, the UAE’s Islamic Economy has been growing, there are outstanding issueswhich have slowed development. Rima Mrad of BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP explains the problems and changes being taken to tackle them. Over the past four years, there has been considerable growth in the Islamic economy in the UAE, which as a…