Last updated on April 15th, 2020 at 03:50 pmArticle 273 of the Civil Transactions Law Number 5 of 1985 in the United Arab Emirates specifies the following: in bilateral contracts, if a force majeure arises then it makes the performance of the obligation impossible. The corresponding obligation shall be extinguished and the contract ipso facto rescinded. If the impossibility is partial, the consideration for this part shall be extinguished. This shall also apply on the provisional impossibility in continuous contracts. In both instances the creditor may rescind the contract provided the debtor has knowledge thereof. Whilst the law does not … Continue reading IS CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK CONSIDERED AS FORCE MAJEURE EVENT UNDER UAE LAW?
Last updated on August 8th, 2014 at 11:52 pmYesterday, 27th Novermber 2013, would be marked with golden ink in the history of United Arab Emirates as Dubai was voted winner of the World Expo 2020 bid, by a huge margin, at the 154th BIE General Assembly in Paris. The UAE received 116 votes out of a total of 165. Dubai to host World Expo 2020 Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Higher Committee on Hosting the World Expo 2020 in Dubai tweeted from Paris: “I would like to congratulate #UAE President, @HHShkMohd & the people of #UAE … Continue reading Dubai to host World Expo 2020
Last updated on March 9th, 2015 at 04:41 pmKhairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, one of the leading Law firms in Dubai, has received the SME 100 Dubai award for its performances during the period 2012-2013. Dubai SME 100 is a bi-yearly premier ranking of Dubai’s 100 top performing Small to Medium Enterprise, launched by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for SME Development (Dubai SME). Khairallah Advocates & Legal Advocates has been selected among the SME100 Dubai Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants came at the 100th position of SME100 2013 and are the only legal company in the list. A detailed … Continue reading We are a winner of Dubai SME 100 award
Last updated on September 25th, 2019 at 08:30 am Cheque bounce issues are very common in U.A.E just like anywhere else. Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, one of the best Law firms in Dubai, have years of experience in dealing with a lot of criminal cases related to bounced cheques. As mentioned in our other blogarticle related to Bounced cheques, the law surrounding penalizing individuals for issuing bounced cheques is very clear on the point that one will be sentenced to detention or to a fine, if he or she draws a cheque, in bad faith, without sufficient funds. In … Continue reading Issues with penalty for cheque bounce
Last updated on May 26th, 2014 at 04:26 pmKhairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, a Dubai based Law firm, has announced its full support for Dubai’s candidacy to host the World Expo 2020. Held every five years over a period of six months, World Expos attract millions of visitors. The World Expo aims to promote the development of the world economy, culture, science and technology. The expo has never previously been held in the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia. Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants will integrate the official ‘Expo 2020 Dubai, UAE Candidate City’ logo in its corporate email … Continue reading We Support Dubai’s candidacy to host World Expo 2020