The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Al Tamimi & Company launched its ‘Children of Tomorrow’ project as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility commitment.
The project aims to raise awareness of existing laws governing the welfare and rights of children, targeting private and public schools and any entity that deals with children in the UAE.
Pending the establishment of certain UAE bodies in line with the Executive Regulations of the Law, the Project aims to connect various key members and officials in the UAE (such as the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Education, Community Development Authority, Knowledge and Human Development Authority), bringing them together to address the key issues and best approach to optimise protection against child abuse.
Awareness videos were prepared (in both Arabic and English) for circulation to all UAE schools. The videos provide practical advice and delve into key aspects to consider in relation to child safety, such as:
The videos, created by Al Tamimi, were also hosted by a number of Al Tamimi’s team members.
Furthermore, teachers, schools, and stakeholders were able to come together to ask further questions to those leading the roll-out of the project, including the relevant Ministries.
We are delighted to have received such tremendous support from authorities, Ministries and schools in connection with this initiative, and look forward to developing it further.