Competition rules in Kuwait are governed by the new Competition Law No. 72/2020. The aim of the Competition Law is to protect economic activity from harmful practices that result in unfair competition, such as manipulating or fixing prices of goods, unjustifiably restricting their flow or underselling them. Join LexisNexis Middle East and Al-Yaqout & Al-Fouzan Legal Group for an online training session where our experts will share insight on how to protect your business from unlawful competition practices. The session will also give an overview on the application of competition rules and the penalties for being in breach of anti-trust regulations.
Technology Tools for Lawyers (Arabic Edition) | Online training | 24 May 2021 | 9AM to 11AM (Qatar time)24/05/2021 10:00 (UAE time)
Join LexisNexis on 28 April 2021 from 9AM to 11AM for the Arabic edition of our introductory course on Technology Tools for Lawyers . Presented by Hussain Hadi, this course will provide an overview of the different types of legal technology currently available worldwide, while providing tips on leveraging tools that are readily available within most firms. During the session, Hussain will also provide case studies from Qatar on technology adoption.
Legal Skillsets for Law Students Series | Online Training | 24 May to 15 June 2021 | 5PM to 6PM (UAE time)24/05/2021 17:00 (UAE time) - 15/06/2021 18:00 (UAE time)
No skills are more important to a law school student (or a future lawyer) than being able to confidently spot legal issues, conduct legal research and write like a best-selling author. Join LexisNexis Middle East for our Skillsets for Law Students online training series.
LexisNexis Middle East, in collaboration with the DIFC Academy and Pinsent Masons Middle East Employment Practice will lead an interactive webinar covering all key legal and market developments within the DIFC from an HR and employment law perspective.
Anti-Money Laundering: Enforcement and Regulation in the UAE and Gulf | Online Training | 26 May 2021 | 09:30AM to 11:30AM (UAE time)26/05/2021 09:30 (UAE time)
The new anti-money laundering (AML) law of the UAE took effect at the end of October 2018. Containing features recommended by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the new law introduces subtle but important changes to the AML landscape in the UAE. LexisNexis Middle East, in partnership with the DIFC Academy and Taylor Wessing, will host a training course on AML: Enforcement and Regulation in the UAE and Gulf.
Qatar Labour Law: Recruitment, Employment Contracts, Remuneration and Termination | Online training | 26 May 2021 | 9AM to 1PM (Qatar time)26/05/2021 10:00 (UAE time)
Over the last few months, we have seen a flurry of legislative activity amending Qatar's employment and entry visa regulatory framework in line with market changes and employment needs. Join LexisNexis Middle East in partnership with Clyde & Co on 26 May 2021 for an online training in which our expert will provide an overview of Qatar labour Law and discuss the latest developments in labour and visa laws and their impact on your business and workforce.
The Saudi Franchise Law was issued by Saudi Arabia Royal Decree No. M22/2019 on 08/10/2019 and came into force and effect on 08/04/2020. The Franchise Law outlines specific conditions, rules, and procedures that will apply to franchise agreements that will be executed in Saudi Arabia. Join LexisNexis Middle East and Dr. Qaisar Hamed Metawea Law Firm for an online training session to review and discuss the Franchise Law.
Join LexisNexis Middle East and Addleshaw Goddard on 27 May 2021 for an online training session that will provide an introduction to Project Finance in Qatar, including an overview of Qatar's PPP Law.
Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter terrorist Financing (CTF) in Qatar and the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) | Online training | 31 May 2021 | 9AM to 11AM (Qatar time)31/05/2021 10:00 (UAE time)
Join LexisNexis Middle East and Al Tamimi & Company for an online training session, which will dissect the new provisions to provide attendees with a detailed and practical understanding of the new AML/CTF legal framework, and how practitioners can uphold their obligations to protect against criminal activity.
Join LexisNexis Middle East in partnership with our Strategic Alliance Partner, the Qatar International Court and Dispute Resolution Centre (QICDRC) for an online training session on Drafting Mediation Clauses. This training program will focus on how to draft an effective mediation clause for commercial contracts and what issues and language to avoid when drafting such clauses. Participants will also learn how to explain to clients and stakeholders how mediation can be a viable dispute resolution method.
Join LexisNexis in partnership with Changeosity on 3 June 2021 for an online training that will have a huge impact on how you talk about your strengths and experiences and make a much bigger impact on others.
Legal Procedures in Medical Malpractice Cases | Online training | 7 June 2021 | 9AM to 11AM (Qatar time)07/06/2021 10:00 (UAE time)
The healthcare system of a country plays an enormous role in patients' lives. On one hand, it is imperative that patients receive the best level of healthcare, and on the other hand, accountability is vital when things go wrong. Join LexisNexis Middle East in partnership with our exclusive law firm partner, Al Sulaiti Law Firm, for an online training on medical malpractice actions.
Cybersecurity: Risks and Effective Protection Measures | Online training | 9 June 2021 | 5PM to 7PM (Qatar time)09/06/2021 18:00 (UAE time)
Cyberspace, both anonymous and borderless, has become a new battleground, with an increasing number of cyber-attacks and resulting damage in recent years. The consequences are significant and for this reason every entity must ensure the security of its computer system and personal data. Join LexisNexis Middle East in partnership with K&L Gates for an online training session where our expert will cover key cybersecurity risks that impact organizations across the globe, as well as provide tips and tools for preparing for and managing those risks.
Legislative Framework for Business Transactions and Commercial Dispute Resolution in Qatar | Online Training | 14 June 2021 | 9AM to 11AM (Qatar time)14/06/2021 10:00 (UAE time)
Join LexisNexis Middle East in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry for an online training session that will provide an introduction to the legal framework for business transactions and commercial dispute resolution in Qatar.
LEGAL ENGLISH COURSE: Communication and Writing Skills | Online Training | 27 June to 1 July 2021 | 5PM to 7PM (UAE time)27/06/2021 17:00 (UAE time) - 01/07/2021 19:00 (UAE time)
Join LexisNexis and Middlesex University Dubai for the Legal English Course: Communication and Writing Skills taking place from 27 June to 1 July 2021.
Commercial Contracts - Best Practice and Common Pitfalls | Online Training | 29 June 2021 | 09:30AM to 11:30AM (UAE time)29/06/2021 09:30 (UAE time)
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) was formed in 2014 pursuant to Dubai Law No. 9/2004 on the Dubai International Financial Centre. As such, the DIFC is an independent jurisdiction in the UAE and has its own civil and commercial legal framework, inclusive of financial services regulation and a courts system modelled closely on international standards and principles of common law. Join LexisNexis Middle East, the DIFC Academy and Fichte & Co for an online training session where our expert will discuss best practice and common pitfalls in commercial contracts.