We are pleased to share the latest edition of our law magazine, the Lexis® Middle East – Law Alert!
The Law Alert is a complimentary magazine that keeps readers updated on the MENA region’s legal, financial and fiscal developments and hot topics.
In this edition:
Welcome Change: Saudi Arabia’s new Companies Law
A new Saudi Companies law has brought changes and innovations which, as Edoardo Betto and Thamer Alzayer of Hourani & Partners explain, look likely to support the Kingdom’s booming venture capital market.
Firm Foundation: Real estate developments in the UAE
Two new laws have been issued in Dubai to support real estate investment; Mohammed Kawasmi of Al Tamimi & Company looks at their impact and other recent changes to real estate regulations there.
In-House Profile: All Change
Sultan AlJadeed, Director of Legal Affairs of Hungerstation talks about what it is like working in an industry where having a fast response to regulatory change is critical.
On the other hand, Taha H Tawawala of Amer Al Marzooqi Advocates & Legal Consultants LLC-SO examines how the regulatory landscape is changing for delivery companies like Mrsool, Jahez and Hungerstation.
Focus on Funding
With third-party funding gaining pace, there has been a remarkable increase in the number of institutions prepared to finance arbitrations. Ritambhara Singh, Amira Salah, and Sriranjini Garegrat of Al Moayed Chambers explore the position of third-party funding in Bahrain.
Contract Watch: Sub-leasing Contracts
Gerry Rogers of Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants explores the critical considerations concerning leasing and property laws in the UAE.
We thank Aurifer Middle East Tax for keeping their finger on the pulse of tax developments across the region and Jameson Legal for supporting movers and shakers across the region.
Thanks also to the dynamic team at Wasel & Wasel Arbitrator Services Inc. for flying the flag for arbitrators.
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