UpcomingQatar Business Law Forum Conference 2021 | 24 November 2021 | 08:30AM to 2:30PM (Qatar time)
The Qatar Business Law Forum Conference is back in Doha!
After the huge success of the previous editions, LexisNexis Middle East is pleased to host, in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (Department of Legal Affairs), Qatar University (College of Law), the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre – QICRDC (LexisNexis Strategic Alliance Partner) and our exclusive Law Firm Partner, Al Sulaiti Law Firm, the 6th Qatar Business Law Forum Conference & Gala Dinner.
With over 300 legal decision makers in attendance at the Law Conference and many more attending the Gala Dinner, don’t miss this unique and exclusive opportunity to meet existing and potential clients. The Law Conference is specifically designed for in-house counsel and the Awards Ceremony sets out to recognise exceptional achievement from within Qatar’s legal community. The Conference will be held in English and Arabic (simultaneous translation). Key topics* that will be covered include:
- Commercial Law
- Employment & Labour
- Property Law
- Dispute Resolution
Join us on 24 November 2021 for the 2021 Qatar Business Law Forum Conference! Venue to be confirmed!
|TIME||TOPICS TO BE COVERED|
|08:30AM to 09:00AM||Registration|
|09:00AM to 09:10AM||Opening Remarks|
|09:10AM to 10:15AM||Recent Legislative Developments in Qatar: What’s in the Pipeline?
Focus on Companies Law and Corporate Governance:
the 2021 Amendments to the Commercial Companies Law (pending issuance)
Governance for Private Joint Stock Companies (pending issuance of Ministerial Decision)
New Rules for Initial Public Offerings (pending issuance)
An Introduction to the QICDRC Mediation Rules
|10:15AM to 10:30AM||Coffee Break and Networking|
|10:30AM to 11:45AM||Compliance
2021 AML Amendments (in the Commercial Companies Law Amendments) (pending issuance)
Data Protection & Cybersecurity – The 2021 Guidelines: What Do They Change?
What’s New in Labour and Recruitment Law: 2021 Labour Law Amendments (pending issuance) and Ministerial Decision No. 51/2020
Road Transport Regulation in Qatar
|11:45AM to 12:00PM||Coffee Break and Networking|
|1PM to 1:10PM||Issues and Trends in International Contracts
Hydrogen Projects in Qatar: Developing a Legal Framework
Getting it Right: Drafting Franchise Agreements in Qatar
FIDIC Adaptations to Qatar Law
|1:10PM to 2:30PM||Lunch and Networking|
Venue: Venue To Be Confirmed
- Qatar Business Law Forum Conference
08:30 (UAE time) - 14:30 (UAE time)