It has been announced by the UAE government that the holders of an UAE Investor or Partner Visa can now stay outside the country for an additional 6 months. This extension is granted due to the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The UAE government is now allowing the holders of an investor or a partner … Read more The UAE help holders of residence Visas in the time of COVID-19
A person who is infected with the Coronavirus and causes others to become ill as a result of his failure to adhere to restrictions like to stay in isolation or by even intentionally spreading the virus, is subject to legal prosecution according to Articles 339, 342, and 348 of the UAE Penal Code and can be punished … Read more In the UAE, spreading the virus can be a crime
Dubai, UAE – (Feb. 10, 2020) The 2nd edition of Asiajuris Conference will take place in the beautiful Anantara Riverside Resort, Bangkok, Thailand. The three-day conference will be attended by law practicing experts and participants from all over Asia and Europe which will highlight the strength and to further expand its network. The initial schedule … Read more Asiajuris Bangkok Conference 2020: Network Gathering of Lawyers and Law Firms from all over Asia and Europe
Pursuant to the official gazette notification issued by the Indian Government on 18th January 2020, Indian expats in the UAE can no longer seek safe haven in their home country if a judgment is passed against them by a civil court in the UAE. Judgements delivered by the UAE courts can now be executed in … Read more UAE Judgements in Civil Cases can now be executed in India as part of UAE-India reciprocating territory.
Legal practitioners are believed to be traditional_ Litigation is an ancient art wherein battles are succeeded in courtrooms using seasoned and proven tools of arguments that have been exploited for centuries. Even the popular expressions “bench” and the “bar” are metonyms denoting “judge” and the “barristers”, which carry dense historical references, as judges who formerly … Read more Practice of Law and AI
On March 26, 2019 Eurojuris announced that it recognizes Asiajuris as an affiliated member of Eurojuris International Network. Asiajuris is an association of independent law firms and legal consultancies located in Asia. Eurojuris, in line with its global expansion plans has identified Asia as an important jurisdiction to strengthen its global presence, and has accordingly … Read more Asiajuris now Affiliated Member of Eurojuris
This country with 7,107 islands is more than a charming place with white beaches and warm people; it is a capable and fertile ground to plant your investments. The reasons are astounding. First, it is the home of many talented professionals who are highly proficient in reading and writing English. The public schools did quite … Read more Philippines, a Better Investment Climate
India ‘liberalised’ its economy in 1991, moving away from a governmentally regulated, tightly planned and controlled economy to a more market-driven economy. Part of the reform agenda was stimulated by a deep and acute foreign exchange deficit clutching India at the time. India, though now the fifth largest economy in the world, still carries a … Read more Foreign Direct Investment in India: Policy motivations, past and present
“ Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower”. Those words, pronounced by Steve Jobs, one of the most admirable geniuses of the 21st century, could not be more accurate than today. The new technologies, and digital ones in particular, are invading every house and field of profession, bringing with them important and necessary changes. … Read more CRESCO Legal_ FZC – What consequences will new technologies have on the practice of law?
Everybody knows it, but still nobody really realises that life is not eternal! You can’t control this general truth, what can be controlled is what happens when a person is no longer here anymore. A will is a document that determines who will be entitled to the assets upon the demise of that person and … Read more Should you have a will, as an expat living in the UAE?