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The Legal 500 Hall of Fame Icon The Legal 500 Hall of Fame highlights individuals who have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. The Hall of Fame highlights, to clients, the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of the profession. In Europe, Middle East and Africa, the criteria for entry is to have been recognised by The Legal 500 as one of the elite leading lawyers for seven consecutive years. These partners are highlighted below and throughout the editorial.
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Press releases and law firm thought leadership

This page is dedicated to keeping readers informed of the latest news and thought leadership articles from law firms across the globe.

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5 Tips to remember after a road accidents in UAE

It is usually impossible to know when would you have prevented the accident, but it is possible to know what can be prevented after the accident especially in UAE. Most drivers in UAE have found themselves in unfortunate major or minor road accidents in UAE at some point in time. Legal Consultants in Dubai will give five important tips to consider post the road accident.

Anti-Suit Injunctions and Arbitration

Our Associate, Keshav Raychaudhuri discusses the concept of anti-suit injunctions in support of arbitration proceedings and how these can be used as a tool for specific performance of an arbitration agreement.

UAE & the Singapore Convention on Mediation (International Settlement Agreements)

In light of the upcoming ratification of the Singapore Convention on Mediation by several countries, our Associates provides comments on the Convention with a UAE perspective.

Overview of ship arrests procedures in the UAE

May 2012 - Transport. Legal Developments by Hadef & Partners.

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has a long and proud maritime tradition, and is an important strategic hub for shipping in the Arabian Gulf. From time to time, it may become necessary to arrest vessels trading to and from, and located in the UAE. This article will briefly examine the relevant statutory and procedural framework for conducting vessel arrests in the UAE.

Legal aspects of documenting shipping finance transactions in the United Arab Emirates

July 2010 - Transport. Legal Developments by SNR Denton.

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is strategically placed between Europe and the Far East. The UAE has been ranked among the top 15 maritime nations by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the UAE Government is working on plans to transform the shipping industry into one of the country’s major economic sectors.