Whistleblowing is attracting high-profile media attention across the world and is proving to be a key concern for multi-national employers in the Middle East region, especially in relation to the cultural attitudes, regulations and differing …Read full article » : Thursday, January 16 - 2014 @ 12:39
The library enables rapid access and understanding of the law, utilizing a new intelligent document format. It will save companies valuable time, improve the speed and accuracy of legal advice, simplify decision making and reduce …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, April 22 - 2009 @ 15:46
DLA Piper, Dubai based global law firm, will sponsor the Team to compete in the Jessup Moot Competition 2008. The $20,000 sponsorship is part of a programme of CSR activities of the firm.
The Philip C. …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 25 - 2008 @ 11:50
In addition, over a quarter of UAE firms that proactively use social media do not have a company policy in place, opening them up to a raft of legal implications.
The research, conducted in September …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, December 05 - 2011 @ 12:28
The findings are in line with similar research conducted by DLA Piper UK in July of this year, indicating a global trend in terms of concerns relating to confidentiality and current business risks.
79% of …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, November 28 - 2012 @ 10:47
The results indicate that although the region is not exempt from the economic issues facing other regions, such as Europe and the US, there is optimism in the Middle East for the coming year despite …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, February 26 - 2012 @ 15:55
When asked which countries in the Middle East they believed would have an active M&A sector in 2012, almost three-quarters (71%) said the UAE. Encouragingly, more than half also felt that Saudi Arabia (68%) …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 14 - 2012 @ 15:08
The deal, which was finalised last week, was for a 49% shareholding in Bothar by Petroserv Group, which is based in Qatar. Bothar will be rebranded as Petroserv International as part of the deal.
Qatar is …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, June 12 - 2013 @ 17:02
Shehzaad, who was formerly at Allen & Overy, has extensive project finance and Islamic finance experience in the Middle East, and was previously based in Riyadh and Dubai.
He has advised a number of high …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, March 02 - 2009 @ 10:24
The new system applies to all tenancy contracts with contractual terms of four years or less, and relates to residential, commercial, and industrial properties.
Duncan Pickering, Partner of DLA Piper Middle East’s Real Estate team …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, April 16 - 2011 @ 13:30