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Real Estate Gazette — issue 16, spring/summer 2014 download subscription

DLA Piper 30-May-2014

In this edition, DLA Piper focuses on infrastructure and its importance to the real-estate industry and real-estate development around the world.

Recent prosecution for contravention of Iran sanctions download subscription

Dentons 2-May-2014

Lee Specialities has pleaded guilty to a charge of exporting controlled goods to Iran, in contravention of the Special Economic Measures (Iran) Regulations.

Jordan: government issues a new draft licensing regulation for power companies download subscription

Eversheds 30-Apr-2014

In last week’s newspaper in Amman, Jordan, it was reported that the government was going to issue a new licensing regulation for power companies.

Middle East: Dubai Electricity & Water Authority launches tender process for the Hassyan clean coal power project download subscription

Eversheds 28-Apr-2014

DEWA will be selecting a suitable developer or developer consortium to own 49 per cent of a project company to build and operate an independent power project.

CCTV in the United Arab Emirates — the legal framework download subscription

Taylor Wessing 11-Mar-2014

According to figures published by The National newspaper in Dubai, there were around 25,000 CCTV cameras in Dubai in 2011. 

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Be Global ​— 22 May 2014: global employment law developments download subscription

DLA Piper 27-May-2014

Be Global is DLA Piper’s snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global operations.

Law à la Mode — April 2014: fashion flair transforms wearable technologies; delivering IT services in the retail sector; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 15-Apr-2014

DLA Piper has released the April 2014 issue of its Law à la Mode publication.

International Pensions Guide weblink subscription

Taylor Wessing 10-Jul-2013

Taylor Wessing’s International Pensions Guide looks at pensions provisions in the UK, Germany, France, Austria and the CEE, China, Dubai and Singapore.

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Banking and Finance Briefings

Spotlight — the global financial services disputes and investigations briefing download subscription

Eversheds 28-Apr-2014

Eversheds’ Spotlight briefing includes developments in Italian derivatives case law and an overview of the amendments made to Spain’s insolvency regulation.

Real Estate Gazette: special edition — sustainability download subscription

DLA Piper 17-Mar-2014

DLA Piper has released Issue 15 of its Real Estate Gazette, which focuses on the topic of sustainability.

International Law at Work — February 2014: UAE employment law update download subscription

Taylor Wessing 28-Feb-2014

In the UAE, there are two separate jurisdictions that need to be considered. This update will focus on some recent developments in both jurisdictions.

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Recent prosecution for contravention of Iran sanctions download subscription

Dentons 2-May-2014

Lee Specialities has pleaded guilty to a charge of exporting controlled goods to Iran, in contravention of the Special Economic Measures (Iran) Regulations.

From the firm of the week

New code of practice on funding defined benefits download subscription

Eversheds 23-Jun-2014

The Pensions Regulator has published a new code of practice on funding defined benefits ’to minimise any adverse impact on the sustainable growth of an employer’.

Invalid Data Retention Directive creates uncertainty download subscription

Eversheds 23-Jun-2014

On 8 April 2014, the European Court of Justice in the Digital Rights Ireland case declared the Data Retention Directive 2006/24/EC invalid

Revised Technology Transfer Block Exemption adopted by the European Commission download subscription

Eversheds 23-Jun-2014

The new TTBE, adopted following a lengthy consultation process, does not represent a significant departure from the previous approach to technology licensing.

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Qatar construction update — enforcement of arbitration awards in Qatar download subscription

Dentons 9-Jul-2014

Qatar has seen a positive step forward in the enforcement of arbitration awards.

Supreme Court of Iraq rules in favour of KRG on oil exports download subscription

Memery Crystal 2-Jul-2014

The Supreme Court of Iraq has rejected the request of the Iraqi federal oil minister to rule against the right of the KRG to export oil out of Kurdistan.

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Company Briefings

Jebel Ali Free Zone companies now able to list on NASDAQ Dubai download subscription

Dentons 4-Jul-2014

Companies established in the Jebel Ali Free Zone can now apply to list shares on NASDAQ Dubai.

Recent prosecution for contravention of Iran sanctions download subscription

Dentons 2-May-2014

Lee Specialities has pleaded guilty to a charge of exporting controlled goods to Iran, in contravention of the Special Economic Measures (Iran) Regulations.

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    Saudi Arabia: Keys to the kingdom

    Setting up in Saudi Arabia requires picking through complex regulation. Here’s what you need to know 

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    UAE: Spring-loaded

    After the Arab Spring Dubai and Abu Dhabi are booming again, with infrastructure and energy work drawing in international law firms

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    Gearing up

    Civil unrest is holding Bahrain back but lawyers believe that slow transactional work is down to more than the political situation

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    The promising land

    Israel is relaxing the protectionism of its legal market, but most think global and local firms will work hand-in-hand rather than going head-to-head

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    Riyadh-mission ticket

    International law firms in Saudi Arabia are turning their attention to home-grown female lawyers in a bid to gain access to new clients

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    United effort

    As the UAE tries to increase its influence in the international community, foreign companies and law firms are waiting for promised legislation that could make it easier for them to do business there

  • Paul Bugingo

    Out of Africa

    SNR Denton’s Africa practice co-chair has been seconded to Dubai to help beef up the firm’s presence in the Middle East

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    Safer bet

    Iraq’s legal market is showing signs of stability following a decade of turmoil, and with energy featuring, highly international firms are beginning to take note