Insights

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JAN2018

Posted By: Mathieu R. Faupin

Post Date: 4/1/2018

Representative Office: The Reform of Ministerial Decision No. 396/2017

​​"This is not a pipe." The famous quote by René Magritte below the pipe that he had painted could very much apply to the representative office. Just as Magritte’s painting was a representation of a pipe ...

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FEB2018

Posted By: Mubarak Bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti

Post Date: 14/2/2018

Revolution of the Crypto-Currencies Caught in the Crossfire between the Personal Interests and Globa...

All of a sudden, the share value of the "Bitcoin" currency rose from a thousand dollar to seventeen thousand dollars amid the increasing concerns of the Arab and International Banking Institutions...

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OCT2017

Posted By: Muhammad A. Hashim

Post Date: 1/10/2017

Qatar – Gulf Crisis : Contracts

​​Breach or not to breach that is the question: Contractual Obligations and damages in site of breach? According to the Qatari Civil Code, contractual obligations must be kept. A contract may be revoked or ...

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OCT2017

Posted By: Muhammad A. Hashim

Post Date: 1/9/2017

Qatar – Gulf Crisis : Data Privacy/ Cyber Crime

​​Does Qatar have a data privacy law? On 29/12/2016, the law no. 13 for 2016 Regarding the Protection of Personal Date Privacy came into force. Article two of the law stipulated that it applies only to ...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Hussam Tantawy

Post Date: 1/8/2017

AL SULAITI LAW FIRM BECOMES FIRST QATARI LAW FIRM TO PLEDGE TO THE UN GLOBAL COMPACT’S TEN PRINCIPLE...

Al Sulaiti Law firm is proud to announce that it has become the first Qatari Law Firm to pledge to the UN Global Compact’s ten principles to encourage corporate sustainability...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Mohamed Ali

Post Date: 1/7/2017

Valid Litigation Proceedings: A Pressing Necessity for Restitution of Rights.

Prevention is better than cure. This principle squarely applies to today's realities of the legal system including gross faults in corporate litigation before the courts....

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JUL2017

Posted By: Mohab Tantawy

Post Date: 1/6/2017

Sports Law (Road to World Cup 2022)

The 22nd Congress of the International Association of Sports Law (IASL) was held on 17, 18 and 19 of this month in Sochi, Russia. The Russian International Olympic University was...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Hussam Tantawy

Post Date: 1/5/2017

Qatar grants 3-month amnesty period for illegal residents to exit the state with no legal consequences.

As of 1st September 2016, the Ministry of Interior in Qatar had announced the start of a...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Mohamed Ali

Post Date: 1/4/2017

Qatar – Gulf Crisis : A legal perspective

An Introduction On 5th June 2017, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab emirates among other Arab states have announced cutting diplomatic ties with the State of Qatar due to allegations...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Amr H. Eldin

Post Date: 1/3/2017

Qatar – Gulf Crisis : Employment

​​Employment: Can I continue to employ Saudi, Emirati, and Bahraini nationals? There is no any restriction issued by Qatar authorities to continue employing Saudi, Emirati, and Bahraini nationals ...

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JUL2017

Posted By: Mathieu R. Faupin

Post Date: 1/2/2017

Qatar – Gulf Crisis : International Trade

​​The World Trade Organization rules The World Trade Organization was established on January 1st, 1995 by the Uruguay Round negotiations. On July 2016, the WTO included 164 countries. The WTO is ...

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DEC2017

Posted By: Mubarak Bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti

Post Date: 1/1/2017

Reforms in Company's Law in Qatar: Foreign Trade, Internal Trade and Export.

In the shadow of the accelerating chain of events that are currently sweeping the Arab World in general and the Gulf Area in particular and specifically speaking;...