Oxford Business Group: THE REPORT Bahrain 2015 Draft legislation addresses computer-based criminal activity Most organisations have defences in place to protect against physical attacks, such as armed robbery. Protective measures operate on a few simple premises: Just because it has not happened, this does not mean it will not happen in the future; Strong, obvious […]

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Oxford Business Group: THE REPORT Bahrain 2015 I.     A REVIEW OF THE NEW LABOUR LAW It has been almost two years since the introduction of the Labour Law for the Private Sector Law No.36 of 2012 (the “New Labour Law”). This legislation repealed and replaced the more archaic Labour Law for the Private Sector – […]

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LNB News 08/01/2015 Noor Al Tareif, Associate at Zu’bi & Partners Attorneys & Legal Consultants examines the impact of the new Lease Law which comes into force on 7 February 2015. Background On 7 February 2015, a new lease law, Bahrain Law No. 27/2014, will come into effect. This law is the culmination of many […]

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Bahrain’s oldest established and leading family law firm Zu’bi & Partners Attorneys & Legal Consultants has promoted five talented senior lawyers as part of the firm’s strategic growth programme. Eman Omar has been promoted to Partner at the Firm’s headquarter offices at GBCorp Tower, Bahrain Financial Harbour District. Eman’s principal practice areas include Corporate & […]

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LNB News 27/11/2014 Rasha Belbaisi of Zu’bi & Partners examines the impact of the new Investor Protection Law in Bahrain which comes into force on 1 January 2015. Background The Bahrain Development Property Association has been working hard to improve the Kingdom’s property and real estate industry by rehabilitating Bahraini cadres, bringing together developers and […]

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November 14th, 2014

Lawyers of Arabia

Legalweek.com 14 November 2014 For international firms the Middle East has proved a tough jurisdiction to crack. Neil Hodge asks local firms and lawyers what they can teach the global players While parts of the Middle East may practically float on oil, the region is still classed as an emerging market. With that comes investment […]

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Zu’bi & Partners Attorneys & Legal Consultants (Z&P), Bahrain’s oldest established and leading law firm, and one of the region’s top tier firms, has won the prestigious National Law Firm of the Year 2014 Award for Bahrain presented by the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), the leading market guide for financial and corporate law firms […]

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Following the introduction of the Labour Law for the Private Sector Law No. 36 of 2012 (“New Law”) in 2 September 2012, and having been in force for over a year now, its effectiveness is due for review. In practice, the New Law has enabled the speedy resolution of Labour cases as it specifies the […]

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November 30th, 2013

Coming Together

GCC Patent Law Advantages The unified GCC Patent Law was first introduced in 1987, with implementing regulations published in 1996. Patent applications are filed through the GCC Patent Office (GCCCPO), which was established in Riyadh in 1998. Once granted, patents are protected in all six member states. However, the unified patent law is limited to […]

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KEEPING IT IN THE FAMILY As the good times start returning to the Middle East, Neil Hodge discovers how local law firms are benefiting from restrictions on international law firms in the region. Despite its reputation for oil and wealth, the Middle East saw its regional economy take a tumble following its exposure to the […]

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Qays H Zu'bi
July 16th, 2013

When The Two Seas Settled

An overview of the landmark Tax Information Exchange Agreement between Bahrain and Canada

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Bahrain Labour Law

The topic of most interest in Bahrain at present is the New Bahrain Labour Law; The Labour Law for the Private Sector Law No.36 which became effective from 2 September 2012

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12, June 2013: Think Pink Bahrain acknowledges the support that the local Bahraini Law Firm; Zu’bi & Partners Attorneys & Legal Consultants, has given the Charity over the past year. The Charity is pleased to announce that Zu’bi & Partners has been awarded permanent corporate sponsors status herewith, in recognition of the work the Law […]

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Qays H. Zu’bi, Senior Partner of Zu’bi &Partners analyses and highlights various clauses of the employment regulations based on compensation.

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February 11th, 2013

Picking Up The Pace

Here, Hatim S. Zu’bi identifies what Bahrain needs to do if it is to benefit more from its oil and gas wealth.

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