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

Expired Oman 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 & Partner, Clyde & Co

Hussain Hadi, Head of LexisNexis Publishing Middle East

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 Al Rashdi & Al Barwani Advocates and Legal Consultants

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

Fatma Makki, Associate, Clyde & Co

10:45 – 11:00 Coffee break
Part 2 – Moderated by: Dr. Rashid bin Hamed Al Balushi, Dean of the College of Law, Sultan Qaboos University
11:00 – 11:30 Panel Discussion: A look into the concept of Istishkal appeals


Ahmed Al Taher, Senior Associate, BSA Al Rashdi & Al Barwani Advocates and Legal Consultants

Ahmed Ali Obaid Al Ajmi, Founding Partner of Ahmed Al Ajmi Law Firm

Moderated by: Dr. Rashid bin Hamed Al Balushi

11:30 – 12:00 Employment Law – Latest Updates

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

12:00 – 12:30 Public Private Partnerships New Law – What to expect?

Thomas Wigley, Partner, Trowers & Hamlins

12:30 – 12:40 Closing speech

Sarah Haddadi, Deputy Head of Middle East Office, LexisNexis

12:40 – 14:00 Lunch
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Venue Phone: +968 24 511 800

Venue Website:

Box 2688, Postal Code 111, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, Muscat, Oman


Al Maardih Street
Muscat Oman

Tel: +96824511800
Contact email : HB7A7-RE1@ACCOR.COM

  • Oman Business Law Forum - Third Edition
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