30th June 2019
The labor relationship between an expatriate and a UAE employer may begin when the former is still in his/her home country, and this typically happens when the expatriate applies for a job in the UAE from abroad and receives an offer from the employer (Offer Letter).
13th June 2019
Mohammad Khalil Zayan
The United Arab Emirates follows the Sharia Law regarding personal status and inheritance. In accordance with the legislation, UAE Courts abide by Sharia provisions when there is no will. This means that if a person dies and does not leave a will, the UAE Courts shall distribute his/her property and appoint guardians in accordance with the principles of Sharia. Sometimes, the distribution in accordance with the principles of Sharia has some unexpected effects on non-Muslim foreigners.
21st May 2019
Authored by: Mohammad Khalil Zayan
The enforcement of a foreign judgment issued outside of the UAE could be attained by registering a civil case in front of the competent UAE courts. This article will provide an overview on the role of the UAE courts in enforcing foreign judgments and will shed light on the approach followed by Dubai Civil Courts in this regard.
Authored by: Abboud Mardini
Authored by: Omar Al Satari
Following globalization, fast-changing market dynamics and in support of the country’s efforts to always be an exhaustive global groundbreaker that attracts foreign investors, multinational organizations, business leaders and innovators, the UAE has amended existing laws and introduced new ones to facilitate and speed up the process in resolving disputes based on international practices.
7th March 2019 DubaiRead more
Authored by: Bassel Ostwani
The United Arab Emirates is known to have one the of most advanced technological infrastructure on the global level. This enables the country to adopt the latest innovations in all sectors. In turn, foreign investors can guarantee that they avail sophisticated, innovative, cutting-edge technologies playing in their favor when venturing into the UAE. This includes telecommunication, transportation, sustainable energy and much more. Hence, it is important to introduce advanced investment legislations to make the best out of the advantages that the UAE offers as an investment hub.
21st March 2017 DubaiRead more
18 Apr 2016
Leading Emarati Firm Expands its Horizon by Entering into a Partnership with German Middle East Law Association (GERMELA)
Dubai – UAE – 18 April, 2016 – Hussain Lootah & Associates, one of the UAE’s most distinguished law firms, yesterday announced their move to a considerably larger, efficiently designed, modern and highly secured office space along with their new partners (GERMELA).
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19 – 20 March 2014
Mr. Tareq Na’naa’h & Mr. Omar Satari, successfully completed the Certificate In Due Diligence Course 2: Legal Due Diligence last 19 – 20 March 2014, organized by IIR Middle East - Accredited from The George Washington University.Download the PDF
27th November 2013
HL&A has been invited to be one of the speakers during the Big 5 Exhibition – “How to Trade in the UAE” Seminar on 27th November 2013 at Dubai World Central, pertaining on the Overview of Distribution Agreements in the UAE.
25 October 2013