Law Firms, Lawyers in Africa and Middle East
Law Firms and Their Lawyers in Africa and The Middle East
Africa and Middle East - Recent Legal Articles
- Cultural Notion of Authorship and Ownership in Egypt
Provided by Youssry Saleh Law Firm
Notion of authorship and ownership is one of the cultural constructs that differ across cultures and is highly influenced by social, religious, economic and political factors. Whereas in some countries, the concept of intellectual property is understood and practiced, granting all the rights to the ‘owner’ of words and ideas; yet, in other parts of the world, ideas, thoughts and knowledge are considered “a part of a collective foundation of knowledge available to all” .
- Capital Market Authority Issued Resolution for Foreign Financial Institutions in Saudi Arabia
Provided by Hazim AL-Madani Law Firm
On May 4, 2015, the capital market authority “CMA” issued its resolution Number 1-42-2015 regarding to Rules for Qualified Foreign Financial Institutions Investment in Listed Shares in Saudi Arabia.
- Divorce under Tunisian Law
Provided by Dr. Brahim LATRECH Law Office
In Tunisia, the Family Law is regulated by the Code of Personal Status.The rules applicable to divorce in Tunisian law is the Articles 29 et seq of the Code of Personal Status.
- Oil Contracts, What Is it all About?
Provided by Dandashli & Associates
Perhaps fuel could be the quickest product to come in to mind when thinking about petroleum, but the list of petroleum products is long and includes numerous materials such as propane, liquid fuels blending such as kerosene, benzene, etc…lubricants, sulfar, asphalt and many more….Petroleum contracts through the history were designed with crude oil in mind, and this ethos still dominate the structure of the contracts up to this date.
- Marriage and Divorce in Abu Dhabi and Dubai
Provided by Al Saedi & Ezz Arbitration and Law Firm
Keep an eye on your personal status in UAE.
- Enforcing the 1958 New York Convention in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Provided by Emery Mukendi Wafwana & Associates
The UN Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of arbitral awards signed in New York on June 10, 1958, (« The New York Convention »), has been ratified in Democratic Republic of the Congo ("DRC") through Law No 13/023 dated 26 June 2013 authorizing the accession of DRC to the Convention in accordance with article 215 of the Constitution.
- Hotel Management Agreements under UAE Law
Provided by STA Law Firm
Agreeing with your spouse to reimburse him or after a shopping trip? A contract. Buying a plane ticket? A contract. Signing an offer letter from an employer who has offered you a job? A contract. A multi-page complex document laying out terms and conditions of a high value corporate deal? A contract.
- Important Frequently Asked Questions on Vessel Arrest in Tunisia
Provided by Achour Law Firm
The best option available to a party seeking to obtain security for a maritime claim against a shipowner is, certainly the arrest of the vessel. Let's see the important frequently asked questions on vessel arrest in Tunisia
- When a Marriage Breaks in the United Arab Emirates
Provided by Motei & Associates, Attorneys at Law
Shedding light on the application of the UAE Personal Affairs (‘Sharia’) versus foreign laws. The case of a Hindu divorce granted by the Sharia Court in the UAE to the wife with full custody of the kids as well as alimony.
- Fraud in the UAE
Provided by Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
Fraud is defined as taking or gaining from another, property, money, vouchers or anything of value by deception or lying or trickery which is supported by verbal means or written documents, causing the victim to rely on the same to willingly handover or something of value from himself to the person committing the fraud.