Mondaq Middle East & Africa - United Arab Emirates: Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration
Horizons & Co
During the era prior to the famous "Westphalian Peace Treaties" in 1648, law was not as it is now where it has to be state-made in order to be or account as law.
Hassan Elhais
The pith of criminal law depends on two elements Actus Reus and Mens Rea derived from the legal maxim "actus non facit reum nisi mens sit rea" which means no act is punishable without a guilty mind
STA Law Firm
DP World i.e. the Dubai Ports World recently confirmed that the Government of Djibouti has taken an action for motivating the country's apex court to disregard the previous rulings
Dentons
In June 2019, the Government of Dubai ordered the Emirate's courts to suspend claims against Meydan City Corporation, a government owned developer, as well as its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Meydan"), pending...
STA Law Firm
Consistently expanding public and private sector investment into the sports market, through prominent sponsorship bargains, interest in brandishing properties
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Although this requirement was unnecessary, as the said Ministerial Resolution did not apply to commercial arbitration proceedings, it was nevertheless complied with by the party concerned.
Hassan Elhais
Whether the judgments issued by foreign courts will hold a practical stance in Dubai courts is still a moot discussion.
Hassan Elhais
George Bernard Shaw has righteously quoted we have not lost faith, we have just transferred it in the medical profession.
STA Law Firm
The new treaty is named the Singapore Convention on Mediation.
Hassan Elhais
UAE legislative framework empowers courts to enforce judgments issued by foreign courts under specific conditions.
Hassan Elhais
The commercial disputes in UAE are generally resolved through litigation or arbitration. Wherein arbitration is nowadays the most common and widespread medium for resolving
Al Dahbashi Gray
Being an international hub for business, the UAE has always accepted foreign professionals to operate and do business in the country, including international lawyers practicing in the UAE.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Cabinet Resolution No. 57 of 2018 has amended the Executive Regulations of the Civil Procedure Law No. 11 of 1992 resulting in an extensive revision of the civil procedure for onshore UAE Courts with a focus on modernising the court process.
Horizons & Co
Horizons & Co are proud to have been instructed on the first nullification case of the new arbitration law in Abu Dhabi.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
In a recent construction dispute under a DIAC arbitration, between a main contractor (represented by our firm) and an employer.
James Berry and Associates Legal Consultants
When considering the advantages of placing an arbitration clause into contracts as the preferred and agreed method of dispute resolution in UAE, some of the considerations are as follows:
STA Law Firm
The choice and method of dispute resolution are one of the important aspects when it comes to creative industries.
Amereller Legal Consultants
The UAE's new Arbitration Law (Federal Law No. 6 of 2018 on Arbitration, the "Arbitration Law") came into force on 16 June 2018.
Hassan Elhais
Question: While I was driving on a motorway in Dubai, a man hit my car from behind and I had to be taken to hospital. The man was arrested at the scene.
Hassan Elhais
Question: I was involved in a traffic accident that resulted in injury. It was referred to the traffic court and the other driver was sentenced. However, I want to file a civil case.
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Personal Injury, a broad term, involves an injury that is sustained physically, emotionally or mentally by a person as a result of the negligent or intentional actions of another person,
STA Law Firm
The UAE Federal Law No. 6 of 2018 has introduced certain amendments in the UAE. It ranges from the enforceability of the interim awards as well as arbitral awards.
Dentons
In June 2019, the Government of Dubai ordered the Emirate's courts to suspend claims against Meydan City Corporation, a government owned developer, as well as its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively "Meydan"), pending...
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Although this requirement was unnecessary, as the said Ministerial Resolution did not apply to commercial arbitration proceedings, it was nevertheless complied with by the party concerned.
STA Law Firm
Consistently expanding public and private sector investment into the sports market, through prominent sponsorship bargains, interest in brandishing properties
STA Law Firm
"The courts of this country should not be the places where the resolution of disputes begins. They should be the places where the disputes end ...
Hassan Elhais
Whether the judgments issued by foreign courts will hold a practical stance in Dubai courts is still a moot discussion.
STA Law Firm
Pinocchio told lies, and his nose grew. Unfortunately, liars in the courtroom may only be caught out by the inconsistent statements they make throughout a case.
STA Law Firm
The new treaty is named the Singapore Convention on Mediation.
Hassan Elhais
George Bernard Shaw has righteously quoted we have not lost faith, we have just transferred it in the medical profession.
STA Law Firm
DP World i.e. the Dubai Ports World recently confirmed that the Government of Djibouti has taken an action for motivating the country's apex court to disregard the previous rulings
STA Law Firm
The UAE follows Civil Law in their legal system and the primary laws governing the jurisdiction of courts is regulated by Federal Law Number 11 of 1992 the Civil Procedural Law ...
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