BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates
John Peacock, Senior Associate at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP and Kelvin Tayfield, Managing Director of The VAT Services Group held a comprehensive seminar on Gearing up for VAT on May 9th at the InterContinental Dubai Marina. The implementation of VAT is no longer just a […]
1. Please give an overview of the legal system in your jurisdiction (i.e. is this based on civil/common law/Shariah/local customary law), the Court structure (e.g. are there separate court for specialist claims), judiciary and legal representation.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (the “Kingdom […]
BSA is proud to be a bronze sponsor of a flagship conference on International Arbitration to be held from the 8th to 9th of March in Dubai. The conference theme is ‘The Synergy and Divergence between Civil and Common Law in International Arbitration’.
BSA will be represented by […]
During the last couple of years, several towers in Dubai have burst into flames. Tamweel Tower in Jumeirah Lakes Towers in November 2012, The Torch in Marina in February 2015, Address Hotel in Downtown on New Year’s Eve 2015, Sulafa Tower in July 2016: just to name […]
Michael Kortbawi – partner at BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP presented the keynote speech at the Run-Off forum 2016 on Business trends in the UAE, focusing on insurance […]
UAE’s first VAT’S App unveiled at GITEX by BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem law firm
Application to address all the queries with regard to value added tax under one platform
Dubai, UAE, October 19th, 2016: Dubai-headquartered regional law firm, BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP […]
A Rundown of the most important things to know about home financing in the UAE
With property prices easing and an abundance of new properties available, more people are choosing to purchase property either as an investment or to reside in. It is true that it is often […]
A Tenant’s legal remedy when an apartment goes up in smoke
After the recent spate of fires in Dubai, questions arose regarding tenant rights when an apartment suffers damage. It is difficult times when tenants have to find alternate accommodation after a fire, while advance rent has […]
Update on Bankruptcy Law Project in the United Arab Emirates
As attractive and financially lucrative operating a business in Dubai may seem, uncertainty still plagues the business environment which is so heavily reliant on global trade and commerce. Today, Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are under pressure […]
New UAE Funds Regulation and its Effect on Insurers
In June 2016, the UAE Securities and Commodities Authority (the “Authority”) issued Authority Chairman Resolution No. (9/R.M) of 2016 Concerning the Regulation of Mutual Funds (the “Regulation”), which will become effective upon publication in the Official Gazette […]
Speaker at a workshop organised by Dubai Chamber.
Held at Dubai Chamber (main office), on 16 August 2016.
Topic: Key legal aspects of real estate
Speaker: John Peacock, Senior Associate
The topics of discussion included:
Legal issues surrounding real estate ownership & transfer
Structuring Real estate ownership in […]