The UAE Cabinet recently announced its approval of amendments to the Bankruptcy Law that aim to ease the enhanced financial pressures on businesses during the Covid-19 pandemic. This article looks at the changes and potential implications.
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Welcome to the fourth edition of Watson Farley & Williams' maritime disputes newsletter - a publication designed to help you get to grips with the latest developments in English maritime law.
This article discusses the replacement of LIBOR at the end of 2021 which is likely to create difficult technical and practical issues for all sectors of business and finance.