United Arab Emirates

October 29, 2014

UAE: CLDP Participating in Regulatory and Transactional Conference

In October 2014, CLDP will participate in a conference titled “Megatrends in Mergers & Acquisitions” held by the Dubai Economic Council, focusing on overcoming regulatory hurdles in M&A transactions.

 

October 14, 2014 - October 18, 2014

Jordan: Building the Next Generation of Regional Arbitrators

CLDP, in cooperation with the Bahrain Center for Dispute Resolution (BCDR) and the LEAD Advisory Group, will kick-off the 5th Annual Middle East Vis Program (Vis) this October 14–18, 2014 in Amman, Jordan.

September 17, 2014 - September 18, 2014

GCC: CLDP to hold Regional Conference on IPR Enforcement Standards

On September 17-18, 2014 CLDP, in cooperation with the USPTO and the GCC Patent Office, will hold a three-day GCC regional conference on IPR Standards in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) for Patent and Copyright examiners as well as IPR enforcement officials.

August 10, 2014

UAE: CLDP Leads Commercial Law Study Tour for UAE Judges

August 11, 2014

As part of their two week study tour in Washington, DC and New York, NY, CLDP, in cooperation with the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Justice, is currently hosting thirteen UAE commercial court judges.

May 19, 2014 - May 23, 2014

GCC Commercial Law Drafting Program

On May 19-23 2014 in Seattle, Washington, CLDP conducted a commercial law harmonization program for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) lawyers from Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

May 11, 2014 - May 16, 2014

Department of Commerce's Deputy General Counsel Visits The United Arab Emirates

On May 12, US Department of Commerce Deputy General Counsel, Justin Antonipillai and CLDP led a workshop on insolvency for over 30 UAE commercial court judges representing four of seven emirates, hosted by the Institute for Training and Judicial Studies (ITJS). .

March 17, 2014 - March 19, 2014

UAE: CLDP holds Roundtable for Moroccan, Bahraini, and Yemeni Officials on Insolvency Reform

On March 17, CLDP held a one-day workshop in Dubai for delegations from Yemen, Morocco, and Bahrain made up of judges, government officials, private sector representatives, and legal advisors on the implementation of insolvency legislation using international best practices.

December 12, 2013

CLDP Participates in 'First Intellectual Property Forum' with Brand Owners' Protection Group

On December 12, CLDP participated in the 'First Intellectual Property Forum: Towards Fair and Safe Trade'.  The event was hosted by the Dubai Economic Council and the Brand Owners' Protection Group, a non-profit organization which focuses on engaging the business community, consumers, media and interaction/collaboration with authorities to raise awareness and encourage a better brand protection environment across the Gulf Region.

June 3, 2013 - June 5, 2013

GCC Commercial Law Harmonization Project

CLDP and United States Trade Representative (USTR) travelled to Riyadh June 3-5 for a GCC-U.S. Forum on Trade and Investment Issues hosted by the GCC Secretariat-General.