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Knowledge Series Volume IV: Execution Provisions against Companies and CBB Licensees

Our Associates, Hisham Almansoor and Fatima Alsayed explain the Law of Execution in our five-part series.

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Knowledge Series Volume III: Execution against the Property of Physical & Juristic Persons

Our Associates, Hisham Almansoor and Fatima Alsayed explain the Law of Execution in our five-part series.

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Knowledge Series Volume IV: Execution Provisions against Companies and CBB Licensees

Our Associates, Hisham Almansoor and Fatima Alsayed explain the Law of Execution in our five-part series.

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Knowledge Series Volume III: Execution against the Property of Physical & Juristic Persons

Our Associates, Hisham Almansoor and Fatima Alsayed explain the Law of Execution in our five-part series.

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Knowledge Series Volume I & II: Execution General Provisions & Enforcement of Judgements and Execution Procedures

Our Associates, Hisham Almansoor and Fatima Alsayed explain the Law of Execution in our five-part series.

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Foreign Investment in Bahrain

Our Associate, Nawra Abdulla provides an overview of foreign investment in Bahrain.

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Unlicensed financial activity in Bahrain

Our Associate, Habiba Mokhtar throws light on unlicensed financial activity in Bahrain and its regulation.

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Electronic Signatures Under Bahraini Law

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed discusses electronic signatures under Bahraini Law.

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Legal Update: Latest Developments to the End-of-Service Gratuity

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi throws light on the ‘Regulation of the End of Service Remuneration for Non-Bahrainis Working in the Private Sector’ (Resolution).

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Claimants Under Scrutiny The ‘Duty’ to Mitigate & Contributory Fault

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explores mitigation of damages and the importance of the claimant’s role.

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Plea of Non-Performance

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed throws light on the plea of non-performance and its provisions.

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ADR Clauses in Contracts in Bahrain

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi highlights the importance of alternative dispute resolution clauses & their role in facilitating efficient dispute resolution.

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Common Claims in the Construction Industry

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains common construction claims as per the FIDIC Red Book (1999) & Bahraini law.

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Protection of Copyrights in Bahrain

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed explains copyright laws in Bahrain.

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Public Private Partnerships

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor unpacks key concepts of Public Private Partnerships.

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Safeguarding Minority Shareholder Rights in Joint Ventures

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi explains how shareholders’ agreements and company’s deed of incorporation protect minority shareholders.

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AI in law: the positives and the negatives

Our Associates, Hisham Al Mansoor and Budoor Al Halwachi discuss the key implications of AI in the legal industry.

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Landlords and Tenants Obligations under Bahraini law

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed introduces the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants under the regulations of Bahrain Law.

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Understanding the Contract of Muqawala in the Bahrain Construction Industry

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi throws light on the main legal framework of Muqawala in the construction industry.

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Liquidated Damages & Penalty Clauses in the Construction Industry

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains liquidated damages and penalty clauses in the construction industry.

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Civil Liability: Contractual and Tortious Liabilities

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed explains civil liabilities along with the types of liabilities it gives rise to.

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Legal Update: Amendments to the Corporate Governance Code

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi explains the amendments to the Corporate Governance Code.

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Formation of Trusts

Our Senior Associate, Neha Sachde explains the process around Formation of Trusts.

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The ‘Public Order’ & Why it Matters to Contracting Parties

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains the concept of ‘Public Order’.

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Inheritance under Bahraini Law

Our Senior Associate, Neha Sachde explains the Inheritance Law in Bahrain for both Muslims & Non-Muslims.

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Knowledge Series: Maritime Law (Volume II – Limitation of Liability)

Our Associate, Budoor Al Halwachi elaborates on the limitation rights of ship owners & the protection provided under Maritime Law.

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Legal Update: Amendment to the Real Estate Sector Regulation Law

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed explains amendments to the Real Estate Law.

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Shareholder Disputes & Article 321 of CCL

Our Senior Associate, Neha Sachde discusses Shareholder Disputes and the recourses available.

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Protection from Eviction in Bahrain

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed throws light on the conditions for eviction and analyses the social housing system.

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Cybercrime & Online Fraud

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor unpacks laws related to cybercrime and online fraud in Bahrain.

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What are NFTs? How are they regulated?

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid explains NFTs.

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Knowledge Series: Maritime Law (Volume I – Key Concepts)

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor elaborates on the key concepts of the Maritime Law with special emphasis on mortgages and seizures.

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Legal Update: Amendment to Commercial Companies Law

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid explains the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs & Endowments’ changes to the CCL.

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Legal Update: 10 Ministerial resolutions for elements of the PDPL

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed explains the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs & Endowments’ decision on the Personal Data Protection Law.

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Legal Update: Amendment to the GCC Patents Law

Our Associate, Hisham AlMansoor explains amendments to the GCC Patents Law.

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Legal Update: Buy now, Pay later

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid explains changes made to CBB’s Rulebook 5, enabling a new type of entrant in the online space.

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Old person's wrinkled hands on the cane. Waiting for pension. Amendment to pension and retirement allowances for government employees.

Legal Update: Amendments to Pensions & Retirement Allowances

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed explains changes to regulations of pensions & retirement allowances.

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Legal Update: Amendments to Social Insurance Law

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid expands on changes to the Social Insurance Law’s provisions.

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An overview of Bahrain’s Bankruptcy Framework

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor decodes Bahrain’s insolvency framework.

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Legal Update: Bahrain extends scope of familial sponsorships for expats

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid explains the relevant resolution.

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Legal Update: Major Reforms to the Law of Execution

Our Associate, Hisham AlMansoor throws light on changes to the Law of Execution

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Trademarks: Exclusivity in a Digital Age

Learn why you need to register your trademark for brand protection in our Associate, Noor Al Wari’s latest piece.

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Legal Update: Amendment to the Law of Evidence

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor provides an overview of the amendment to the Law of Evidence with a focus on provisions relating to expert evidence.

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Legal Update: Bahrain to provide Golden Residency Permit

Learn more about the eligibility criteria in our Associate, Noor Al Wari’s latest piece.

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How is Cryptocurrency regulated in Bahrain?

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid provides clarity on the regulations around Cryptocurrency in Bahrain.

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How does the Competition Law impact Bahraini Telecom Operators?

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor discusses the Competition Law and its instruments along with Prohibited Practices.

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Bahrain based law firm shares legal update on lawsuits that can now be conducted in English

Legal Update: New Resolution states specific Lawsuits may be conducted in English

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid elaborates on the Resolution and highlights the significance of the change

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Legal Update: Amendment to the BCDR Law

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains the changes to the BCDR Law

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Employment Benefits as per the Bahraini Labour Law explained by Raees + Co - Bahrain based law firm

Employee Benefits

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees considers provisions of the Labour Law & any other law which regulate rights & benefits granted to employees.

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Leasing and Maintenance Responsibilities

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains maintenance & repair inc. warranties, liabilities, remedies & lease agreement clauses.

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Piercing the Veil + a closer look at Article 18 Bis CCL

Our Associate, Alaa Ahmed throws light on the unresolved issues of the corporate veil.

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End of Service Indemnity: A closer look

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees clarifies the complexities of the Labour Law with respect to End of Service Indemnity. 

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How are online and home businesses regulated?

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor’s elaborates on regulations & programs for home and online businesses.

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Interpretation of Contracts: Certainty of Expression or Intention?

Our Associate, Noor Al Wari discusses interpretation of contracts in relation to the Bahraini Civil Code.

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Legal Update: Draft Law to improve Maritime Operations

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees explains the latest developments in the Maritime Law.

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Legal Update: Draft Experts Law

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees discusses the referral of the draft ‘Experts Law’ to the Council of Representatives.

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COVID-19: Force Majeure or Hardship?

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees clarifies the overlap between Force Majeure and Hardship in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Good Faith: Theory and Practice

Our Senior Associate, Neha Sachde explains the doctrine of Good Faith in the context of Bahraini law and its jurisprudence.

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Anti-Money Laundering Reforms & Legal Practice

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor discusses implications of Decision (14) issued by Ministry of Justice & Islamic Affairs.

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Data Protection in the Workplace: Employers’ Duties

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees explains the dynamics of the Personal Data Protection Law in detail.

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Companies obliged to disclose Ultimate Beneficial Owners

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees discusses the technicalities of the Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO) Order.

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CBB Deferment of Installments for further 6 months

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees assesses recent circular about deferment of installments for further 6 months.

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