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UAE Federal Law on Arbitration in Commercial Disputes - worth the wait

May 2018
Mayer Brown Legal Update
It may have taken slightly longer than anticipated, but approximately 12 years after the UAE acceded to the New York Convention, the President of the UAE has signed Federal Law No. 6 of 2018, updating the domestic framework for arbitration. The law will come into force 30 days after it is published in the Official Gazette.


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