By Ashraf El Motei and Preeti Kanakia Khan of Motei & Associates, Dubai
The UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan recently issued the Anti-Discriminatory Law No. 02 of 2015 that solely aims to protect its people regardless ... read more
The Dubai International Financial Centre (the DIFC) was established as a dedicated “free zone” area in the heart of Dubai’s commercial district by the Dubai Government essentially to meet the requirements and necessities of the ... read more
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The basics of buying freehold property in Dubai are the same as anywhere else in the world: One needs to be very careful and exercise due diligence.
Owning a property in Dubai as a foreigner
In order to purchase property ... read more
Q. What are the laws which govern the relationship between landlords and tenants in the Emirate of Dubai?
A. (1) Law No. 26 of 2007 regulating relationship between landlords and tenants in the Emirate of Dubai; (2) Law No. 33 ... read more
The Fact that a government authority has refrained from supplying electricity to a project under construction, doesn’t constitute an event of “Force Majeure” for exempting the developer from their contractual obligations, as ... read more