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The Federal UAE Commercial Companies Law (Law No. 2 of 2015)

May 22, 2017

The Federal UAE Commercial Companies Law (Law No. 2 of 2015) (“CCL”) requires existing UAE corporate entities, and more particularly onshore limited liability companies (“LLCs”), to reconsider the content of underpinning shareholder arrangements and existing constitutional documents to ensure compliance with the newly adopted.....

Launch of the Second Edition of Summaries of UAE Courts’ Decisions on Arbitration ( including DIFC courts )

May 15, 2017

Mr. Mahmood Hussain delivered his speech during the conference co-sponsored by Mahmood Hussain Law Firm for the Launch of the Second Edition of Summaries of UAE Courts' Decisions on Arbitration ( including DIFC courts ) held in The Capital Club, DIFC UAE last May 11, 2017.   ''It is truly great honor to be key note speaker.....

World Litigation Forum

April 16, 2017

Mr. Kushagra Arora and Ms. Gloria Estolano as guest speakers in World Litigation Forum held last January 18 & 19 2017 in Radisson Blue Hotel, Dubai.....

Corruption and ethical compass

April 4, 2017

In a speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington this January on anti-corruption, Kim Jong-Kim noted that there is an inverse relationship between growth and corruption. Corruption is a heavy cost to companies , Increases the costs of managing and running businesses and discourages investors, and is therefore.....

Decisive judicial punch

April 4, 2017

Three hours of arduous deliberation ahead of the signing of a federal jury's decision to fined Korea's Samsung for nearly $ 1 billion for infringing Apple's intellectual property rights. Before the signing, Judge Lucy Kuh, a federal judge for the Northern District of California, One of the most famous lawyers in the United States, some of whom are.....

Captain America and save “Marvel

April 4, 2017

In the summer of 2009, Walt Disney acquired Marvil for $ 4.2 billion. The amount and timing raised the surprise of many Wall Street analysts and even Walt Disney shares fell by 3% when the deal is announced. The pessimism was due to many rational reasons, including but not limited to the lack of liquidity in the global financial markets with.....

Lawyers-Hammer Twitter and Facebook Sedan

April 4, 2017

A recent study by the University of Massachusetts in the United States in 2012 found that more than 70% of Fortune 500 companies use a social networking network to connect with their partners and clients. Another study in the United States shows that 43% of US lawyers use Network social networking one or more showed. The study also found that.....

Virtual world under pretrial detention

April 4, 2017

Tuesday, January 14, 2014, became an ominous day for Internet users, specifically the United States Communications Regulatory Commission (FCC), when the Federal Court of Cassation in Washington, DC, ruled that the Commission should impose rules and regulations called "Internet neutrality" . The 81-page court ruling stated that the TRA may not.....

Right to forget

April 4, 2017

Eric Schmidt, chairman of the board of directors of Google, did not hide his concern at the European Court of Justice ruling on the case filed by Spaniard Mario Costega Google, which demanded the removal of a link to an article published in a Spanish newspaper in 1998, the sale of some of his property auctioned to pay government taxes owed to.....

Family businesses and institutional framework

April 4, 2017

As usual, every day, I went to the tailor's shop owned by an old Asian man who, from the very early age, used to sew the clothes of the holiday, the old man who painted the long and hard work years on his features. He began his work in 1975 in a modest sewing shop, There are three shops in which about 20 workers, most of them children,.....

Dubai International Arbitration Center DIAC

April 18, 2017

Mr. Mahmood Hussain as guest speaker in DIAC - Dubai Arbitration Week - Evolution of Arbitration conference, on 16 November.....

What does the UAE’s bankruptcy law mean?

March 21, 2017

Finally, the UAE Cabinet approved the long-awaited bankruptcy law for many years, which aims to address the situation of troubled companies and protect the funds of creditors and shareholders to protect the economic activity and the investment environment in general. The UAE government has been reforming bankruptcy systems since 2010. The.....

Mahmood Hussain on Al Arabiya Channel

March 17, 2017

Mahmood Hussain, founding partner and director at the Mahmood Hussain Law Firm, discusses certain legal moves by companies in the UAE, does not necessarily mean a.....

The Federal UAE Commercial Companies Law (Law No. 2 of 2015)

May 22, 2017

The Federal UAE Commercial Companies Law (Law No. 2 of 2015) (“CCL”) requires existing UAE corporate entities, and more particularly onshore limited liability companies (“LLCs”), to reconsider the content of underpinning shareholder arrangements and existing constitutional documents to ensure compliance with the newly adopted.....

Launch of the Second Edition of Summaries of UAE Courts’ Decisions on Arbitration ( including DIFC courts )

May 15, 2017

Mr. Mahmood Hussain delivered his speech during the conference co-sponsored by Mahmood Hussain Law Firm for the Launch of the Second Edition of Summaries of UAE Courts' Decisions on Arbitration ( including DIFC courts ) held in The Capital Club, DIFC UAE last May 11, 2017.   ''It is truly great honor to be key note speaker.....

What does the UAE’s bankruptcy law mean?

March 21, 2017

Finally, the UAE Cabinet approved the long-awaited bankruptcy law for many years, which aims to address the situation of troubled companies and protect the funds of creditors and shareholders to protect the economic activity and the investment environment in general. The UAE government has been reforming bankruptcy systems since 2010. The.....

Mahmood Hussain on Al Arabiya Channel

March 17, 2017

Mahmood Hussain, founding partner and director at the Mahmood Hussain Law Firm, discusses certain legal moves by companies in the UAE, does not necessarily mean a.....

World Litigation Forum

April 16, 2017

Mr. Kushagra Arora and Ms. Gloria Estolano as guest speakers in World Litigation Forum held last January 18 & 19 2017 in Radisson Blue Hotel, Dubai.....

Corruption and ethical compass

April 4, 2017

In a speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington this January on anti-corruption, Kim Jong-Kim noted that there is an inverse relationship between growth and corruption. Corruption is a heavy cost to companies , Increases the costs of managing and running businesses and discourages investors, and is therefore.....

Decisive judicial punch

April 4, 2017

Three hours of arduous deliberation ahead of the signing of a federal jury's decision to fined Korea's Samsung for nearly $ 1 billion for infringing Apple's intellectual property rights. Before the signing, Judge Lucy Kuh, a federal judge for the Northern District of California, One of the most famous lawyers in the United States, some of whom are.....

Captain America and save “Marvel

April 4, 2017

In the summer of 2009, Walt Disney acquired Marvil for $ 4.2 billion. The amount and timing raised the surprise of many Wall Street analysts and even Walt Disney shares fell by 3% when the deal is announced. The pessimism was due to many rational reasons, including but not limited to the lack of liquidity in the global financial markets with.....

Lawyers-Hammer Twitter and Facebook Sedan

April 4, 2017

A recent study by the University of Massachusetts in the United States in 2012 found that more than 70% of Fortune 500 companies use a social networking network to connect with their partners and clients. Another study in the United States shows that 43% of US lawyers use Network social networking one or more showed. The study also found that.....

Virtual world under pretrial detention

April 4, 2017

Tuesday, January 14, 2014, became an ominous day for Internet users, specifically the United States Communications Regulatory Commission (FCC), when the Federal Court of Cassation in Washington, DC, ruled that the Commission should impose rules and regulations called "Internet neutrality" . The 81-page court ruling stated that the TRA may not.....

Right to forget

April 4, 2017

Eric Schmidt, chairman of the board of directors of Google, did not hide his concern at the European Court of Justice ruling on the case filed by Spaniard Mario Costega Google, which demanded the removal of a link to an article published in a Spanish newspaper in 1998, the sale of some of his property auctioned to pay government taxes owed to.....

Family businesses and institutional framework

April 4, 2017

As usual, every day, I went to the tailor's shop owned by an old Asian man who, from the very early age, used to sew the clothes of the holiday, the old man who painted the long and hard work years on his features. He began his work in 1975 in a modest sewing shop, There are three shops in which about 20 workers, most of them children,.....

Dubai International Arbitration Center DIAC

April 18, 2017

Mr. Mahmood Hussain as guest speaker in DIAC - Dubai Arbitration Week - Evolution of Arbitration conference, on 16 November.....