Training & Events

Training & Events

Notice: Owing to the global health situation and international efforts to prevent the spread of the Corona Virus (COVID-19), as well as the concern for the health and safety of our clients, it has been decided to postpone all training courses and events until further notice. If you have any queries, please contact Marlé van Sandwyk (marle.vansandwyk@lexisnexis.com).

Upcoming LexisNexis Webinars & Training

  • Employment Law in the DIFC in 2020 | 5 May 2020
    05/05/2020 09:00

    LexisNexis, in collaboration with Clyde & Co and the DIFC Academy, is hosting a seminar on Employment Law in the DIFC in 2020, where we will discuss the following:

  • LEGAL ENGLISH COURSE: Communication and writing skills - KUWAIT Edition | 22-25 June 2020, Kuwait City
    22/06/2020 17:00 - 25/06/2020 20:00

    English is the established language of the legal profession and it is therefore an essential tool for any legal professional, particularly when working in a diverse environment such as the financial hubs of GCC. This Legal English course has been designed to develop the participant’s language and communication skills in a legal context by focusing on the forms of English used in English law, and the use of skills such as drafting, interpreting and communicating, in order to assist in developing the effective and accurate use of legal English in practice.

  • LEGAL DRAFTING SKILLS: Contract Drafting - KUWAIT Edition | 14-17 September 2020
    14/09/2020 17:00 - 17/09/2020 20:00

    This Legal Drafting Skills course has been designed to develop the participant’s communication and drafting skills in a legal context. It has a particular focus on the preparation for, negotiation and drafting of contracts and other commercial agreements. Therefore, it aims to provide legal professionals with the essential knowledge and skills required for practicing law in such diverse environments as the financial hubs of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries.

Upcoming DIFC Training

  • Renewable Energy in the UAE and Gulf | 10 March 2020 | Online Training
    20/04/2020 16:00

    The development of large-scale renewable energy projects has been identified as a national priority in several Middle East countries, including the UAE. LexisNexis, in collaboration with Dentons and the DIFC Academy, will be hosting a seminar to examine the legal and contractual aspects of financing, managing and implementing renewable energy projects.

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution in 2020 | 12 May 2020, The Academy at DIFC
    12/05/2020 09:00

    LexisNexis, in partnership with Charles Russell Speechlys and the DIFC Academy, is hosting a seminar on the key developments in Alternative Dispute Resolution and cases in 2019 and look ahead in anticipation of major decisions coming in 2020.

  • Developments in Commercial Contracts | 9 June 2020, The Academy at DIFC
    09/06/2020 09:00

    Effective and properly drawn-up commercial contracts are paramount to the success of any business. LexisNexis, in partnership with Fichte & Co and the DIFC Academy, will host a seminar that will look at several different elements of commercial contracts, providing practical guidance on what to look out for when creating contracts for your organisation, as well as how to deal with any issues that might arise.

  • Sports Law in the UAE and Gulf | 14 October 2020, The Academy at DIFC
    14/10/2020 09:00

    The sports market has grown rapidly in the Middle East and Africa, and is considered the second largest sports market in the world. The Middle East is considered the prime emerging sports market and continues to grow and offer scope for development. LexisNexis, in partnership with Al Tamimi & Co and the DIFC Academy, will be hosting a seminar to dive deeper into the regulations and opportunities in the world of sports in the UAE and the Gulf.

Upcoming Business Law Forums

  • Qatar Business Law Forum and Awards 2020 | 10 November 2020
    10/11/2020 08:00

    The 2020 Qatar Business Law Forum & Awards Ceremony is back in Doha!

  • Oman Business Law Forum (Fourth Edition) | 17 November 2020
    17/11/2020 08:30

    After the success of previous editions of the 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 4th Oman Business Law Forum that will cover the latest legal developments and trends in Oman.

  • Kuwait Business Law Forum (Fourth Edition) | 26 November 2020
    25/11/2020 08:30

    After the success of previous editions of the Kuwait Business Law Forums, LexisNexis, in collaboration with Al Yaqout & Al-Fouzan Legal Group, will host the 4th Kuwait Business Law Forum that will cover the latest legal developments and trends in Kuwait.

Past Training & Events