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
The enforcement of foreign judgments is something which lawyers across the GCC deal with on a regular basis. However, the question which arises is, can a foreign judgment be enforced on a branch of a multinational entity which has its own unique legal personality?Read More
by Neil Morgan
As the Middle East looks set to see one of the fastest growing sports sector in the world over the next 5 years and Qatar gets ready to host one of the most elite global spectacles of the sports calendar, we have pulled together a collection of articles for the Law Update which demonstrate the variety and scale of work required of a sports and events practice.Read More
In banking transactions, borrowers often are required to provide certain guarantees. The role of a guarantor is to guarantee the fulfilment of the borrower’s obligations to the bank under the facilities provided to the borrower.Read More
Parties to a contract may find it surprising that their dispute is being heard before a court which differs from that which was stipulated under in the dispute resolution mechanism under their agreement.Read More
by Ashish Banga / Faisal Al Ashkar
The UAE has undoubtedly become one of the leading countries in fostering and adopting virtual assets and has become internationally recognised as the crypto-hub.Read More