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Business Law

Business Laws and Regulations in Dubai, UAE

With its stellar growth, Dubai has been known for alluring every business opportunists due its efficient licensing rules, infrastructure, and ease of work. In a survey “the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Survey for 2014,” the Emirate has been indicated as the easiest places to do business. If you’re an expat and looking to…

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Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property

Dubai’s court of cassation defines intellectual property as, “it is every invented property whether it was literature, vocal, or as regardless to its nature, purpose or importance”. From this definition we can analyze that, intellectual property can be in the form of a book or a painting or a song or any new invention. It…

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Trademarks

Limiting Trademarks Infringements (Part 3)

The United Arab Emirates is regarded as a commercial hub of Middle East, which facilitates in the practice of commercial activities in a lucrative and tax free environment. The legal system endeavors to protect producers and consumers from Trademarks infringement. Trademark infringement is a violation of exclusive rights attached to a trademark without the authorization…

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Trademarks

Trademarks: Ownership (Part 2)

Registering the trademark is regarded as a presumption that implies a person who submitted the request for registration is the first to use such trademark. Nevertheless, that presumption can be rebutted by a third party proving that he/she was previously using the same trademark. UAE Trademarks law stipulates that “the ministry and whoever involved shall…

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