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DIFC Announces New Laws & Regulations

November, 2018
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As of November 12th, 2018, the following Laws and Regulations are effective in the DIFC:

Companies Law, DIFC Law No. 5 of 2018
Companies Regulations
Operating Law, DIFC Law No. 7 of 2018
Operating Regulations
Ultimate Beneficial Ownership Regulations

All companies operating within the jurisdiction of the DIFC […]

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Insurance Distribution in Europe & Wider Implications for the Middle East

Effective as at 1st October 2018, the Insurance Distribution Directive ((EU) 2016/97) (IDD) [1], (Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD)) and its statutory provisions will apply to all EU distributors of insurance products and replaces the Insurance Mediation Directive (2002/91/EC) (IMD) [2].

The IDD provides wider application […]

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UAE Update on Trademark Protection & Online Enforcement in Dubai

The UAE Trademark Department has issued an administrative decision to restrict the amending of trademark applications at the prosecution stage. In addition, the Dubai Economic Development Department has released a seasonal report to demonstrate their proactive approach to online enforcement, the removal of violating social media accounts and […]

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