by Meyer-Reumann & Partners
lex arabiae is an in-house magazine of Meyer-Reumann & Partners.
It was introduced in 1997 and is published quarterly. Its targeted readers are Meyer-Reumann & Partners' Clients and friends of the house as well as diplomatic representatives and public institutions, who are interested in the development of the legal environment in the Middle East.
Guiding Principle This Article introduces the recent changes in the jurisdiction of DIFC Courts. The jurisdiction is now open to agreements of the parties allowing them to benefit from the common law jurisdiction. This brings advantages for the party but creates new problems with local courts. I. Introduction On 31 October 2011 his Highness Sheikh [...]
Guiding Principle In a region experiencing the highest rates of spending on real estate developments in the world, the Gulf region is going to be the platform for the world’s tallest building for the second consecutive time. The Kingdom Tower in Jeddah is going to overtake the title of Burj Khalifa as the current highest [...]