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  • What Are the New Laws For Donations & Charity Funds In The UAE?

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    January 24, 2022

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    190 views

    The United Arab Emirates has revamped its laws relating to charitable donations and funds constitution. The new law, namely, the Federal Law No. 3 of 2021 concerning the Regulations of Fundraising and Donations (the ‘new law’), aims to regulate all charity funds and imposes restrictions and stricter control measures.


  • New Updates on Legal Reforms in the UAE

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    January 11, 2022

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    187 views

    The new legal changes effected in the UAE pave the way for a new and modern era for the country, one that proves its attractiveness to global investors and innovators. The changes are aligned with the ambitions of the country to become the leading business hub and also to establish a well-diversified economy. The new changes are a welcome move that will certainly attract more foreign direct investment in the region as well as spurt further economic growth.


  • What are the Latest Updates on Covid-19 Restrictions and Fines for the Offenders in the UAE?

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    November 02, 2021

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    471 views

    The UAE has also recently relaxed the rules concerning wearing of face masks in certain public places. The new changes were brought in after the number of daily covid-19 cases have decreased by 60 per cent in comparison with the last year at this given time; which is a testament to the nation’s efficiency in handling the crisis of COVID-19. The country continues to pioneer in health care and is a leading example for the systematic handling of the covid-19 crisis and its continued economic growth and stability.


  • Travel updates in the UAE: Your Legal Guide during Pandemic

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    October 10, 2021

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    515 views

    In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the public authorities in the UAE have taken proactive and adequate measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of its citizens, residents and visitors.


  • New Updates: Health, safety measures & fines during Expo 2020

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    October 03, 2021

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    552 views

    New Updates: Health, Safety Measures & Fines during Expo 2020


  • Learn more about the overstay fines in the UAE

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    September 26, 2021

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    8217 views

    Overstay fines can apply to two categories of people in the UAE, those who are 'residents' and those who are 'visitors' to the UAE.


  • What will be the punishment for fake claims in court?

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    September 14, 2021

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    686 views

    Submitting fake claims in the UAE can be subject to the provisions of the ‘false accusations’ under the UAE Penal Code.


  • What are the general commercial liability policies in the UAE?

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    September 12, 2021

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    540 views

    Commercial general liability ("CGL") policies are a norm in the UAE. A CGL policy usually provides comprehensive liability coverage by encompassing different liability coverage under the same head, such a property coverage, personal injury coverage, medical coverage etc.


  • What are the amendments of civil procedure in the UAE?

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    September 07, 2021

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    526 views

    The said changes can be best understood as landmark changes that have been introduced in the UAE, allowing more expat-friendly approach.


  • Civil Claim Procedures for Expatriates in UAE

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    August 04, 2021

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    697 views

    Civil laws in the UAE manage different issues including family concerns, violation of contractual agreements and other corporate-commercial disputes between several parties.


  • Key points to remember about Health Insurance in the UAE

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    June 23, 2021

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    913 views

    The UAE is renowned for its best quality healthcare facilities, which has led to a rise in medical tourism over the past decade.


  • What Should You Know About Abandoned Cargos During Covid-19?

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    March 10, 2021

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    1508 views

    The UAE civil law provides that the tool of preventing which is present in the hand of one of the parties of contract shall be used only when there is an agreement as it is a contractual defense available only when there is a clause for the same in the agreement.


  • The Trends in the Legal System of UAE amidst New Normal

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    March 03, 2021

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    1329 views

    The UAE government has also undertaken new changes in the legal system amidst this pandemic, some of which are directly related to the pandemic, while others are just an attempt made by the government to modernize the old laws.


  • Learn the outcome of first ever judgment concerning Covid-19 in UAE now!

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    February 10, 2021

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    1503 views

    The very first dispute related to the Covid-19 which was inclusive of the trade secret was decided by the federal supreme court of the UAE in the later part of 2020.


  • Implementing Regulations of IT Law in Healthcare

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    December 23, 2020

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    1475 views

    A new agenda and regulation are on track by the government of UAE that is Cabinet Decision 32 of 2020 as an Implementing Regulation for Federal Law number 2 of 2019 regarding the usage Information Technology in the health care industry.


  • Can Coronavirus Impact Mergers And Acquisitions in UAE?

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    December 16, 2020

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    1349 views

    With coronavirus causing economic turmoil, destructing many businesses, most importantly severe health concerns and is now raising up to causing sincere concerns in mergers and acquisition transactions.


  • The Fastest Way To Learn About Covid-19 Guidelines in the UAE

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    December 09, 2020

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    1531 views

    In light of the pandemic Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management and other relevant authorities have issued safety guidelines.


  • Registering your Wills during Global Pandemic

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    November 19, 2020

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    1776 views

    These customers often develop with restored inspiration to finish their estate plans when confronted with fast approaching travel plans, the demise of a friend or family member who didn't have their estate planned altogether, or an unforeseen disease.


  • Assessment of Damages During Global Pandemic in UAE

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    October 27, 2020

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    1422 views

    In a chain response of unforeseen occasions, breach of a contract in a pandemic circumstance effectively turns into a typical event with parties endeavouring to abide by government conventions or regulations to maintain health and security during the global pandemic.


  • Coronavirus As Force Majeure: A Fidic Lookout

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    October 21, 2020

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    1321 views

    The impact of COVID-19 has profoundly affected all business sectors around the world, including the construction industry.


  • The Aftermath of Covid-19 on UAE Dispute Resolution Process

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    October 07, 2020

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    1462 views

    As the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) keeps on spreading over the world, corporate entities or businesses are confronting critical degrees of instability and vulnerability brought about by debilitated financial markets and disturbance to working environment activities and business pipelines


  • What are the Consequences If You Breach Of Contract in UAE During Pandemic?

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    September 30, 2020

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    1579 views

    Our economy constantly bled for several months due to severe impact of coronavirus and world is trying its best to recover from the damage sustained. In this crucial times, many corporate entities or individuals may benefit the situation if they are under a corporate obligation.


  • Recent Amendments to Civil Procedures Law in UAE

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    September 22, 2020

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    1781 views

    Recent amendments in Civil Procedures Law (Federal Law number 11 of 1992) has gained so much attention before the litigants in the country. The recent amendment by virtue of Cabinet Resolution number 33 of 2020 has tweaked the provisions of Cabinet Resolution of 57 of 2018 issued by the government recently.


  • Dubai Adjusting With The New Normal With Covid-19

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    September 09, 2020

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    1471 views

    As the Emirate has started adjusting with the "new normal" way of living during the global pandemic, the government in Dubai has begun relaxing the restrictions imposed on many sectors and mandatory quarantine policies.


  • Immigration Updates In Uae During The Pandemic

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    August 12, 2020

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    1628 views

    Day after day we are experiencing a new difficulty as we move towards the end of the year 2020 and we are coming stronger than ever and so is the government of every country by implementing rules and regulations to safeguard the interest of their residents


  • Covid-19 Update for Residents Returning to UAE

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    July 08, 2020

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    1703 views

    Coronavirus has set an unprecedented threat to the society, life’s human beings and the economy of the world.


  • Can Corona virus Impact Mergers And Acquisitions in UAE?

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    June 17, 2020

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    1943 views

    With coronavirus causing economic turmoil, destructing many businesses, most importantly severe health concerns and is now raising up to causing sincere concerns in mergers and acquisition transactions


  • Remote Attestation Amidst Covid-19 in UAE

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    June 03, 2020

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    1953 views

    As the business effect of the COVID-19 emergency mounts, pioneers in each industry are moving desperately to secure workers and companys flexibility


  • 2020 Ramadan Etiquettes in Amidst Covid-19

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    April 29, 2020

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    1832 views

    The month of Ramadan is considered as the most holy month as per the Hijri Calendar as Muslims around the world are obliged to undergo fasting according to the timetable.


  • Can Impact of Coronavirus be a Force Majeure Event?

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    April 12, 2020

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    3533 views

    The aftermath of coronavirus outbreak is devastating and its impact on businesses and global economy is now easily discerned as catastrophic.


  • Dont Miss Out New Electronic Insurance Policies In UAE!

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    March 18, 2020

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    2194 views

    Millions of mobile applications, but only a few suits your requirements similarly, ample insurance policies are available in the market.


  • Learn About The New Insolvency Law of UAE

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    February 19, 2020

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    2215 views

    The Cabinet of UAE has lately sanctioned a federal law to explicitly govern the cases of bankrupt individuals within the country.


  • What If It Was Your Fault In A Personal Injury Claim?

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    January 01, 2020

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    1872 views

    Legal jurisprudence around the world confirms the fact that compensation is payable in the act of negligence and breach of duty of care.


  • How To Protect Yourself As A Consumer?

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    December 04, 2019

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    2435 views

    Consumer protection has recently gained much consideration in one of the principal territories. The protection granted to shield buyers against corrupt practices of sellers in all phases of distribution of products.


  • No refund of lawyer's fees upon commencement of work

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    October 29, 2019

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    1797 views

    If there were no bad people, there would be no good lawyers, and a good lawyer always comes with certain fees.


  • 6 Notable Points to Consider Before Signing A Contract

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    September 28, 2019

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    2299 views

    Whether it is for employment, buying/selling or leasing a property, construction of a building or applying for financial assistance from a bank, having a legal contract in such situations are inevitable.


  • Never ignore intention of parties

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    September 24, 2019

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    2054 views

    Every individual is the master of the contract he signs, and it is of the highest importance that every contract he signs should be construed in accordance with the intention of commercial parties.


  • How can you obtain long-term residence visa in UAE?

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    September 10, 2019

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    3087 views

    Legal Consultants in Dubai have shed some light on the recent update or regulation passed by the UAE Cabinet which will be implemented on 03 February 2019 allowing residents to obtain long term visa.


  • Points to remember when enforcing foreign judgement

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    July 21, 2019

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    2213 views

    UAE legislative framework empowers courts to enforce judgments issued by foreign courts under specific conditions.


  • Guide on Commercial Dispute Resolution

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    July 17, 2019

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    4597 views

    UAE has seen a considerable increase in the business opportunities and foreign investors in last decade. Accordingly, the lawmakers have amended the laws in order to have an effective dispute resolution mechanism. Such strong and stable institutions can accommodate both foreign and domestic investors in accordance with their requirements.


  • UAE Law: Choice of governing law and jurisdiction

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    May 22, 2019

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    5414 views

    Significant growth in the international trade and commerce has appended eminence to clauses of dispute resolution in the private international law. In a globalized world, everything is believed to be moving at a speed of knot. New innovative techniques have enormously affected the manner in which business is conducted.


  • Ramadan Etiquette's: Holy Month of Ramadan in UAE

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    May 05, 2019

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    5415 views

    Ramadan is the ninth month in the Hijri Calendar. It is viewed as the holiest month of the year and annually observing the month of Ramadan is considered as one most important pillar of Islam.


  • Legal Consultants in Dubai: Discussing Legality of Verbal Contracts

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    March 11, 2019

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    5668 views

    A verbal contract is valued as much as the paper it is written on. While discussing and preparing for an important case, I found myself thinking the legalities of verbal contracts and the misconception towards their unenforceability.


  • Recent Amendments in the Civil Law Procedure

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    March 04, 2019

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    6477 views

    UAE Legislators on 9 December 2018 issued a Decision of Council of Ministers Number 57 of 2018 (the Decision) regarding the recent amendments in Federal Law Number 11 of 1992 concerning the UAE Civil Procedure Code (the Civil Law).


  • Power of Attorney

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    September 15, 2014

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    10735 views

    A Power of Attorney allows the attorney to sign in all capacities as stated in the POA. This can include the right to buy and sell property, file cases in court, sign contracts etc.


  • Is it Worth to Pursue My Case?

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    September 22, 2013

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    3775 views

    In both evaluations winning and execution evaluations- there must be a good channel of coordination between the plaintiff, which is the client, and his lawyer.


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