Oman Business Law Forum (Third Edition) – 24 November 2019

UpcomingOman Business Law Forum (Third Edition) – 24 November 2019

After the success of the 1st and 2nd Oman Business Law Forums, gathering over 100 people from the Omani legal and business community, LexisNexis, in collaboration with the Omani Lawyers Association and Omani British Lawyers Association, will host the 3rd Oman Business Law Forum that will cover the latest legal developments and trends in Oman.

The 3rd Oman Business Law Forum will gather the leading legal professionals, representing:

  • Heads of Legal
  • Lawyers
  • General Counsel
  • Wealth Management Advisors
  • In-house Lawyers
  • Compliance Officers
  • Public Officials
  • Corporate Secretaries



08:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:20 Official Opening

Introductory speeches:

H.E. Dr. Hamed Hamdan Al Rubaie, Deputy Chairman of OLA

Paul Sheridan, OBLA Chairman

Hussain Hadi, Head of LexisNexis Publishing ME, LexisNexis

09:20 – 09:30 Arbitration – A look into the latest developments in Arbitration affecting the Oman Arbitration Center

Dr. Moosa Salim Al-Azri, Judge at Court of Appeal

09:30 – 09:45 Coffee break
Part 1 – Moderated by: H.E. Dr. Khalid bin Salim Al Saidi, Secretary General of the State Council
09:45 – 10:15 Latest developments in Bankruptcy Law

Ralph Hejaily, Head of Corporate Practice, BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP

10:15 – 10:45 A look into the new Foreign Investment Law

Fatma Makki, Partner, Clyde & Co

10:45 – 11:15 The 2019 Companies Law and changes in dissolution and liquidation practices
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee break
Part 2 – Moderated by: Dr. Rashid bin Hamed Al Balushi, Dean of the College of Law, Sultan Qaboos University
11:45 – 12:15 A look into the concept of Istishkal appeals

Ahmad Al Taher, Senior Associate, BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP

12:15 – 12:45 Employment Law – Latest Updates

Naif Khalid Humaid Al-Qari, Executive Director, Mohammed Ibrahim Law Firm

12:45 – 13:15 Public Private Partnerships New Law – What to expect?

Thomas Wigley, Partner, Trowers & Hamlins

13:15 – 13:20 Closing speech

Sarah Haddadi, Deputy Head of Middle East Office, LexisNexis

13:20 – 14:30 Lunch
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