Dubai Rent Freeze

The Dubai Land Department (DLD) has stated that a new draft law is set to keep rents in Dubai unchanged for a three-year period. This follows a prediction by the DLD’s Director General in early January this year, after the DLD’s recommended clauses for the new law were accepted. No date has been set for…

Dubai Court’s Decision No. (10) of 2020 – Virtual department for objections on payment orders established at the Commercial Court

On 13 May 2020, the Commercial Court of Dubai issued Decision No. (10) of 2020 concerning the establishment of a virtual payment order department at the Commercial Court (the Decision), which came into force on 17 May 2020. The Decision created a new limited-jurisdiction department called the Payment-Order Objections Department affiliated to the Commercial Court.…