Employment and Labour Law Updates in the Gulf

Impact of Nationalisation Policies in the UAE and KSA Healthcare Sector

Written by Mohsin Khan – Senior Associate – Al Tamimi & Co. Sabrina Saxena – Associate – Al Tamimi & Co.   Introduction Both the United Arab Emirates (‘UAE’) and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (‘KSA’) pursue policies of nationalisation in order …
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Family Businesses, Private Wealth and Taxes

Written by Xavier Solanes – Associate – Al Tamimi & Co. In this article, we will highlight some of the tax issues that family businesses and wealth owners/managers may face in their daily operations. Pinning down the concepts There is …
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Emiratisation in the UAE Private Sector: Recent Developments

Written by Anna Marshall – Associate – Employment & Incentives – Al Tamimi & Co. To ensure that UAE nationals are active participants in, and beneficiaries of, the UAE’s continued economic growth, the UAE Government has introduced various initiatives over the years to encourage …
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UAE Labour Court: The Cost Implications

Written by Samir Kantaria – Partner – Head of Employment & Incentives- Al Tamimi & Co. At the end of an employment relationship, ideally parties seek an exit strategy agreeable to both. However, often breakdown of the employment relationship is fractious and …
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New Dispute Resolution Procedure in Dubai

Written by Omar Obeidat Partner, Head of Intellectual Property, Al Tamimi & Co. Clients wishing to resolve claims with and/or to recover debts from Dubai based entities, which have clearly defaulted on their payments, can now breathe a sigh of relief. …
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E-commerce and VAT in the UAE and in KSA

by Xavier Solanes – Associate- Al Tamimi & Co.- Dubai Maze Tower E-commerce poses many challenges to legal practitioners and companies alike around the world, and the introduction of Value Added Tax (“VAT”) in the United Arab Emirates (“UAE”) and …
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