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
A sales and purchase agreement (SPA) is the most commonly used document in commercial transactions, from deals involving purchases of commodities, shares, businesses and real estate, these types of contracts are vital to business activity. To execute any deal successfully you need the protection of a well drafted SPA, but often buyers or sellers fail to take even the basic steps required to protect their own interests.
Below are the top 10 “red flag errors” we see when buyers or sellers consult us afterwards looking to salvage their money or assets, or otherwise engage in “damage control”.