The first Law Update of 2024 is here, and our first focus of the year spotlights Healthcare and Lifesciences, a sector that is undergoing significant growth and development across the MENA region.
Our focus provides an insight into some of the most important regulatory updates across the region, such as the UAE’s groundbreaking law on the use of human genome, Kuwait’s resolution on nuclear and radioactive materials, the new regulations for healthcare services in Qatar, Egypt’s healthcare regulatory framework, and the impact of the Saudi Civil Transactions Law on the healthcare and life sciences sector … and there is so much more!
Beyond the healthcare pages our lawyers share with you multi-sector insights where you will discover articles on Dubai’s DIFC regulatory framework for startups, Bahrain’s commercial agencies law, and we also shed light on Kuwaiti civil code and the advantages of setting up a joint stock company in Saudi Arabia.Read the full edition
Passant is an experienced bi-lingual litigator. Prior to joining Al Tamimi & Company in January 2018, Passant was a legal consultant at the Ministry of Health in Kuwait.
In our Transport and Insurance practice, Passant handles contentious and non-contentious legal matters, in addition to drafting and reviewing statement of claims and memorandums. Passant regularly advises on corporate matters relating to the establishment of branches of foreign insurance companies in Kuwait and on matters related to cargo claims, settlements, personal injury claims, fixed object damage claims, collision liability claims, arresting vessels and pollution liability claims.
Passant has a strong experience in the aviation sector, especially in claims relating to the passenger, such as cancellation and delay of flight, loss of luggage and other cargo claims. Additionally, she has been involved in numerous disputes on behalf of global insurance companies, covering all phases of litigation including court of first instance and court of appeal and preparing the courts documents including memoranda, evidence files, research and legal opinion in respect of Maritime, Insurance and Aviation Law.
2013 – Diploma in International Trade Law, 2013, Ain Shams University
2012 – Diploma in Private Law, 2012, Ain Shams University
2012 – Course in petroleum contracts, 2012, Faculty of Law, Ain Shams University
2011 – Bachelor Degree in Law (May 2011): Ain Shams University
2011 – Course in Forensics, 2011, Faculty of Law, Ain Shams University