This month we bring you a special focus on a continent that boasts the world’s largest free trade area, a diverse economic make-up and increasing political stability. The latest edition of Law Update focuses on Africa, a territory that continues to be an attractive business and investment destination.
Like the rest of the world, Africa is still re-building from the impact of COVID-19, however, there continues to be an optimistic view of the opportunities the continent presents. An example of the appetite for investment into Africa was captured in a report we commissioned, titled Legal Leaders in MENA. Our survey of legal leaders revealed a resounding desire to expand into new territories, with 81% naming Africa as their investment destination of choice.Read the full edition
Al Tamimi & Company’s competition practice offers unparalleled expertise in all areas of competition law across the Middle East and North Africa.
But what sets us apart is our ability to interact closely with the antitrust authorities in seeking guidance. This helps us effectively interpret and implement some of the commonly addressed grey areas of competition laws.
Our team is represented by experienced professionals from both international and regional backgrounds who are able to advise on a broad range of competition law matters from merger control regimes, to counselling on cartel investigations, to cross-border transactions (mergers, joint ventures) and to defending our clients from antitrust complaints.
Our team also provides competition risk assessment and competition compliance training to companies operating in the region.