On the 3rd May, LexisNexis is hosting a UAE Mock Trial in partnership with BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP and the DIFC Academy of Law. With a focus on the UAE Court litigation process, this event will be the first of its kind to provide […]
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John Peacock, Head of Indirect Tax and Conveyancing, and Tyne Hugo, Associate, wrote a comprehensive step by step process on how to register for VAT in UAE.
The UAE VAT regime was implemented on 1 January 2018 putting into operation Federal Decree-Law No 8/2017 on […]
Originally published on gulfnews.com
John Peacock explains how the law treats a practice made infamous by speculators
Property flipping is a term widely used in the US to describe the process of buying property and reselling it at a higher price, usually after making minor alterations […]
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The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a workshop today which helped familiarise businesses and professionals with essential, legal and practical aspects of the recently introduced value-added tax (VAT).
The workshop, entitled “The Essentials of VAT”, was held at the Chamber’s […]
By Lujain Al Yousef, Associate, and Abdullah Alanezi, Partner.
Over the years the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has become a place of interest for many investors around the world. For businesses wishing to expand into international markets, KSA is the perfect choice. It is an economically […]
By Tyne Hugo
The UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has recently implemented a decision, signed by Naser Bin Thani Al Hameli, the Minister of Human Resource and Emiratisation, permitting skilled workers to partake in multiple employer contracts with two or more different employers. The decision […]
We are happy to announce the collaboration between BSA and International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG) on the ICLG Insurance & Reinsurance Legal Guide for the year 2018.
Michael Kortbawi, Partner at BSA’s Dubai office, a prominent Middle Eastern Insurance lawyer, has been a longtime contributor to regional […]
Owners’ associations (OA) have been in a somewhat tricky position since the introduction of value added tax (VAT) in the UAE in January. The exact rules and regulations remain unclear and at the heart of this confusion lies the simple question of whether OAs are tax exempt or […]
By Catherine Jaskiewicz
A. Setting-up a presence in Oman
The Sultanate’s political stability and modern trading system, makes Oman one of the most attractive hubs in the Middle East for international businesses. Setting up a business in Oman can be a cumbersome procedure and it […]