DIFC Data Protection Law 2020

The long-awaited revamp of the data protection regime has finally arrived in the DIFC. As one of the first jurisdictions in the Middle East to draft a stand-alone data protection law, the DIFC has always stood on the forefront of ensuring that the best standards of privacy and data protection would be a key building…

COVID-19 Boosts the Uptake of Tele Health/Medicine in UAE – What are the Legal Implications?

The COVID-19 pandemic presents opportunities for the tele health/medicine sector to expand the concept of remote healthcare services through technology platforms in the Middle East and beyond. Recently, the United States Federal Government is to push for telemedicine as a care option during the COVID-19 pandemic. BSA’s healthcare legal/regulatory practice often engages with numerous clients…