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Game Changer in UAE: Up to 100% Foreign Ownership of UAE Onshore Companies

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The UAE Cabinet announced in a game changing move that onshore foreign ownership restrictions will be relaxed to allow for up to 100% foreign ownership.

22 May 2018

Arbitration agreements frequently impose preconditions to arbitration, requiring parties to engage in a combination of mediation, conciliation, good faith negotiations and/or other mechanisms first.

24 May 2017

Consideration of the evolution of the UAE enforcement regime, focusing in particular on enforcing international arbitral awards in the region.

15 September 2016

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King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has appointed Partner Daniel Xu to its strong dispute resolution group in the Dubai office.

14 February 2018

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) is expanding its Dubai office with the addition of Shawn Davis, Partner, Project Finance and Daniel Xu, Counsel, Dispute Resolution.

08 December 2017

King & Wood Mallesons has improved its overall position in the 2017 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index, ranking 13th.

12 October 2017

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We explore how international arbitration has adapted and will continue to adapt in 2018 to global challenges and opportunities.

12 April 2018

We explore the impact of China's Belt and Road initiative on international arbitration.

22 May 2017

The sixth edition of Crossing Borders, our review of developments in international arbitration, focuses on the enforcement of arbitration awards.

07 October 2016

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