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Extension of the sanctions relief provided for in the Joint Plan of Action between the P5+1 and the Islamic Republic of Iran download subscription

Allen & Overy 28-Jul-2014

On 18 July 2014, the P5+1 (the US, the UK, Germany, France, Russia and China) agreed with Iran to extend their commitments under the Joint Plan of Action.

Iran Sanctions Update — July 2014 weblink subscription

Ince & Co 23-Jul-2014

At the end of November 2013, the P5+1 reached an agreement with Iran to suspend certain EU and US sanctions against Iran in return for a curb on Iran’s nuclear programme.

The risks posed by insider threats download subscription

Control Risks 22-Jul-2014

With the vast tranches of information stored on organisations’ internal networks, the impact of a data breach can be critical for the company involved.

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.

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Be Global — July 2014: new gender equality reporting obligations in Australia; meaning of ‘last wage’ clarified in UAE; and more weblink subscription

DLA Piper 28-Jul-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.

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.

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The Arendter — September 2014: private foundations; MiFID II; cross-border AIF distribution; and more weblink subscription

Arendt & Medernach 10-Sep-2014

Discover the second issue of Arendt & Medernach’s magazine The Arendter. This publication will give you a quick overview of key topics related to your daily business.

The regulation of covered warrants in the UAE download subscription

Dentons 28-Aug-2014

Licensed issuers can now issue and trade covered warrants on exchanges outside the free zones in the UAE.

Exchange — International newsletter: regulatory developments in the financial services sector download subscription

DLA Piper 16-Jul-2014

This issue includes international updates, as well as contributions from Europe, Austria, Belgium, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, the UK and the US.

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Dubai: amendment of DIFC Arbitration Law weblink subscription

Ince & Co 16-Jul-2014

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) is a separate common law jurisdiction within the UAE.

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Shifting the costs of complying with a Rule 45 subpoena download subscription

Dentons 16-Sep-2014

In some instances, the company should consider a strategy of shifting some of the costs and fees associated with compliance to the party issuing the subpoena.

Group personal pensions — consultation on independent governance committees download subscription

Dentons 16-Sep-2014

Independent governance committees will need to be in place by the April 2015 implementation date.

Digital and social media rights: playing the advantage or should we call foul? download subscription

Dentons 16-Sep-2014

Can the Premier League take down online goal videos and should it?

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Dispute resolution in the UAE: what are the options? Part two — arbitration download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 10-Sep-2014

This article considers some of the perceived advantages of arbitration and the difficulties at the enforcement stage and looks at the main arbitral institutions in the UAE. 

Dispute resolution in the United Arab Emirates: what are the options? Part one download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 4-Sep-2014

Alex Freeman looks at the issue of getting dispute resolution clauses right, thinking about the laws that should apply to any dispute and an overview of the court options available.

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The regulation of covered warrants in the UAE download subscription

Dentons 28-Aug-2014

Licensed issuers can now issue and trade covered warrants on exchanges outside the free zones in the UAE.

Significant amendments to Oman’s Commercial Agencies Law become effective in July 2014 by Sultani Decree 34/2014 download subscription

Dentons 28-Aug-2014

Sultani Decree 34/2014 has brought in the most significant amendments to the Commercial Agencies Law (Sultani Decree 26/77) since amendments in 1996.

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