This issue is filled with great insights and expert commentary on areas that are relevant to the legal landscape and highlight how the business community is embracing technology, media and telecommunications. There are various topics covered, from new ways of working and digital transformation in the finance sector to data protection regulatory updates and guidance. We also have a series of articles that focus on e-commerce across a number of jurisdictions.
You will also find insights from our lawyers around real estate analytics, tech trends, and data centres.
We hope this edition of Law Update provides some useful food for thought – enjoy the read!Take a read of the edition
With 17 offices across nine countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), Al Tamimi & Company offers one of the region’s leading international arbitration practices. Our team members speak over a dozen languages, can conduct complex arbitrations in English and Arabic and are admitted to practice in a wide variety of jurisdictions.
Our experience covers arbitrations administered by all of the major international arbitration institutions, including the ICC, LCIA, SIAC and PCA, and we are frequently appointed as counsel in arbitrations seated around the world.
Within the region, we conduct arbitrations in all of the key jurisdictions, including the UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq and Oman. We are regularly appointed as counsel in arbitrations administered by the DIFC-LCIA, DIAC, CRCICA, ADCCAC, BCDR-AAA and the GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre. Members of our team also act in investment arbitration matters under bilateral and multilateral treaties and advise on complex issues of public international law.
Our Dispute Resolution team is one of only 2 firms ranked in Band 1 for MENA-wide disputes capabilities in Chambers and Partners. In addition, our UAE disputes team has been ranked in Band 1 by Chambers and Partners for the last 4 years and in Qatar for the last 2 years.