New UAE Law on Arbitration – A Shift in the Right Direction

29 May 2018

The long awaited UAE Arbitration Law has been issued by the President of the UAE, currently expected to come into force in July 2018. What does the new law entail?

Effective Date of Termination of Employment

24 May 2018

What is the importance of establishing the exact date when a contract of employment has come to an end?

Aviation Update

24 May 2018

This aviation update discusses a recent decision of the CJEU, the English Supreme Court’s refusal of Emirates’ application for permission to appeal the decision of the CA, and some guidance for air carriers in relation to GDPR.

US Withdrawal From JCPOA: US Sanctions and EU Countermeasures

23 May 2018

What are the effects of the US withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and the EU countermeasures?

Foreign Ownership of Companies in the UAE and New Residency Rules

23 May 2018

The ruler of Dubai and UAE Prime Minister has announced the introduction of 100% foreign ownership of companies in the UAE and ten year visas. What does this mean for the future of the UAE?

Nil by Mouth? Excluding Oral Variation of Contracts

21 May 2018

To what extent are No Oral Modification clauses are effective under English law?