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
Ivor McGettigan is a Partner in the Employment & Incentives practice in Abu Dhabi and he also chairs the firm’s Education Sector Group.
Ivor advises employers on all aspects of the employment relationship from recruitment to retirement. He has particular experience in advising Abu Dhabi based clients on the latest trends and practices within that market. As well as advising on the Labour Law he has advised extensively on the Federal Civil Service Law, Abu Dhabi Civil Service Law and all associated employment issues. Ivor regularly speaks and presents on employment law matters including on the radio and TV.
On the Education front, Ivor has advised education providers-from schools to Universities- on a wide variety of issues including employment, tenure and academic freedom, drafting of policies, disciplinary proceedings and termination agreements.
2009 – Diploma in Employment Law, Law Society of Ireland
2004 – Diploma in Arbitration, University College Dublin
1993 – B.A. (Hons), University College Dublin
2010 – Solicitor in England & Wales
1998 – Solicitor in Ireland