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15 January 2020
Glob­al Leg­al In­sights: AI, Ma­chine Learn­ing & Big Data...
First Edi­tion
23 Jan 20
Ad­verse weath­er con­di­tions in the UAE – what can be claimed? 
The UAE has re­cently faced thun­der­storms and per­sist­ent heavy rain, res­ult­ing in red alerts be­ing is­sued by the Na­tion­al Centre of Met­eor­o­logy. Con­sequently, a num­ber of UAE con­struc­tion pro­jects have...
CMS Ex­pert Guide to La­bour Law in Cent­ral East­ern Europe
22 Jan 20
Oil & Gas/Ship­ping - Time bars and sup­port­ing doc­u­ments in de­mur­rage...
In Tankreederei GmbH & Co KG v. Marubeni Cor­por­a­tion (the “Amalie Ess­ber­ger”) [2019] EWHC 3402 (Comm), the Com­mer­cial Court de­cided that the Own­er of a Ves­sel was not time barred from bring­ing a de­mur­rage...
05 Dec 19
A leg­al roadmap for Can­nabis 2019
21 Jan 20
New DI­FC em­ploy­ee work­place sav­ings re­gime en­acted in law
We have pre­vi­ously re­por­ted on the in­com­ing changes to the DI­FC Em­ploy­ment law to re­place end of ser­vice gra­tu­ity en­ti­tle­ments with a new defined con­tri­bu­tion work­place sav­ings re­gime (ht­tps://www.c...
26 Nov 19
Bridging Con­tin­ents - In­fra­struc­ture In­dex 2019
21 Jan 20
The new DI­FC leas­ing law
A new Dubai In­ter­na­tion­al Fin­an­cial Centre (“DI­FC”) leas­ing law was re­cently an­nounced - DI­FC Law No.1 of 2020 (the “Leas­ing Law”), which came in­to force on 14 Janu­ary 2020. It ap­plies to leases...
CMS Ex­pert Guide to Pass­port­ing (UCITS)
12 Dec 19
Im­ple­ment­a­tion of DI­FC Em­ploy­ee Work­place Sav­ing plans delayed
We re­cently re­por­ted on the pro­posed amend­ments to the DI­FC Em­ploy­ment Law (DI­FC Law No. 2 of 2019) (the “Em­ploy­ment Law”) and the in­tro­duc­tion of reg­u­la­tions in con­nec­tion with the re­place­ment of...
CMS Ex­pert Guide to Pass­port­ing (AIF)
27 Nov 19
In­vest­ment ar­bit­ra­tion and con­struc­tion con­tracts: jur­is­dic­tion over...
A re­cent IC­SID tribunal has up­held jur­is­dic­tion over a dis­pute con­cern­ing an al­leged set­tle­ment agree­ment arising from con­tract­or claims on a ma­jor in­fra­struc­ture pro­ject in the Re­pub­lic of Mozam­bi­que....