Success For RKKW’s Client In a Case Concerning a Resolution To Delist The Company’s Shares From The Regulated Market

The dispute concerned a resolution to delist the company’s shares from the regulated market. The shareholders challenged it, claiming that the price in the tender offer preceding the delisting, although set by the law, was nevertheless too low and, above all, not fair value. They demanded that the resolution be annulled, requesting the court to […]

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You Have the Right to a Fair Trial

You have the right to a fair trial…that is if you are ever to be accused of crime. In fact your right to a fair trial is an internationally recognised human right which rarely makes for viral content (alongside other sexier declarations of human rights), but is nonetheless equally important. Ultimately, many people who are […]

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Legitimising Electronic Signatures

As cross-border transactions are becoming increasingly common, businesses and individuals are turning to electronic means to save time and costs. Instead of waiting for documents to be transported by courier around the globe, the relevant parties can finalize and execute their contract in a matter of seconds, in the comfort of their own base. The […]

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My employer has denied my annual leave, can I encash it instead?

What the new UAE labour law says about the employee’s right to encash unused leaves Dubai: If you were waiting with anticipation for your month-long vacation this summer, but the plans fell through due to personal or professional reasons, do you have the option to encash the unused leave? The UAE’s Labour Law – Federal […]

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Kallas Law Firm joins IR as the exclusive Real Estate,Corporate Law and Commercial Litigation Member in Lebanon

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Malek Kallas has joined IR as our exclusive Real Estate,Corporate Law and Commercial Litigation in Lebanon. Acting as managing partner at Kallas Law Firm, his expertise is primarily focused on banking, corporate law, complex cross border commercial disputes and real estate. Malek […]

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Outlook for This Week in the Nation’s Capital

Congress.  Both the House and Senate are in session this week. The Senate has several lingering priorities in addition to confirmation votes, including a promised vote on permitting reform, a bill to codify same-sex marriage, and a three-month continuing resolution, which may be passed as soon as this week. The House will vote on a […]

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A Practical Guide To Navigating International Financial Sanctions Rules In The UAE

As political tensions swell in what is an increasingly unstable global environment, the risks to businesses in the UAE have risen significantly. It is important that firms are aware of the risks posed by this international instability and remain compliant with rapidly evolving regulatory regimes to avoid serious financial and legal implications to their operations, […]

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First Amendment Boot Campfor School Administrators

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 | 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM University Club of MSU Lansing, MI $125 per person Join us for a half-day, in-person conference as we deep dive into First Amendment rights in schools. Topics include: The First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and Michigan’s Constitution Public school as a free speech forum […]

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Outlook for This Week in the Nation’s Capital – September 6th

Congress. The Senate returns from its August recess today. While the House is in recess until next week, several committees will hold remote hearings. In September, Congress must act on Fiscal Year 2023 appropriations before government funding runs out on September 30th. Last week, the Congressional Budget Office released an annual report on expired and expiring […]

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Daniel Fleming of Wong Fleming is the latest IR Global Member Spotlight

When Dan Fleming and his wife Linda Wong set up WongFleming in the early ‘90s, they knew they were jumping into the unknown. Dan’s legal career had mainly focused on criminal law and later business litigation. Linda, meanwhile, was the former Assistant Director of the Civil Rights Division in New Jersey with a focus on […]

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