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
Customers and suppliers, even if not immediately affected by the outbreak of the coronavirus, should be undertaking a comprehensive review of their technology contracts so as to determine their contractual rights, limitations, and obligations in the context of current, and possible future, circumstances
We set out below some specific technology contracts issues to consider:
As above re: business continuity / disaster recovery, if an exit plan was supposed to have been put in place, but has not yet been prepared, customers should ensure the preparation of an exit plan is actioned asap. For more in depth analysis of disengagement services, read our article on IT Disengagement Services