BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates Appoints New Head of Insurance in Dubai

BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP, one of the region’s leading law firms, has announced the appointment of Simon Isgar as Head of Insurance. A qualified barrister, Simon previously headed up Kennedys Dubai LLP’s MENA corporate and regulatory insurance practice. He joins BSA’s growing team of corporate lawyers, to form the largest corporate insurance practice in…

New VAT Implications Impacting The Region – Key Measures To Consider For Insurers In The GCC

  It is crucial for businesses to start the preparation process early, as an understanding of the potential impact of VAT on the business will reduce friction in the ongoing process. VAT liabilities are generally self-assessed, with errors often leading to harsh penalties, time-consuming interactions with local tax authorities, or business disruptions. Raghad Hammad, Senior…

A Long Awaited Initiative: Measures To Enhance The Regulatory Framework In The UAE

Having been appointed by the UAE Insurance Authority to assist in redrafting the UAE insurance law, Irshied Tayeb, head of insurance, Rima Mrad, partner, and Michael Kortbawi, partner at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP ( Former Bin Shabib & Associates)  discuss the measures to enhance the regulatory framework. Bringing the UAE insurance law…