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In this edition, we feature an entire section dedicated to COP28 where we share insights and intelligence through conversations we have had with leading experts from across the region. This includes articles and podcasts that delve into the most pertinent topics, such as COP28’s call to action for corporates, ESG reporting, and the UAE’s Net Zero vision.
Beyond the focus on Energy and Climate we feature articles covering important updates that look into a variety of areas, such as UAE consumer protection law, an overview of the Federal Civil Family Law for Non-Muslim Foreigners in the UAE, and from Kuwait we discuss the management of companies. As always, in our final section we continue to share with you real life judgements that provide context to the legal landscape in the region.Read the full edition
Nasser Yahia is a Litigation lawyer, who received a law Bachelor and Master of Law Degree from Cairo University and is a member of the Egyptian bar Association since 2006.
Nasser has a total of 14 years of experience which includes 5 years in Egypt and 9 years in UAE in litigation mainly advising various matters related to Commercial Law, Civil Law, Islamic Finance Banking. Criminal Law, Real estate Law and have performed the following :
He has extensive experience in Islamic Finance –real estate finance and has advised and acted for prominent Islamic finance companies within the UAE ,also he is specialises in banking disputes,
He has handled a lot of litigation disputes for the largest real estate companies in UAE with a large knowledge of UAE real estate laws
He has the ability to handle litigation matters and Drafting various pleadings, memorandum and various types of applications with respect to civil, commercial, property, labor criminal disputes before the competent courts in the UAE including the Court of Cassation.
Legal research for various types of litigation cases in the UAE.
2008 – Master of Law Degree, Cairo University
2003 – Law Bachelor of Law Degree, Cairo University
2006 – Egyptian Bar Association