2019 has been marked with continued geopolitical uncertainty and market volatility. The projections for and opportunities in 2020 provide a more promising outlook, but there are a number of challenges locally and globally on the horizon, that all companies in the region need to be aware of.
During our Annual MENA Dispute Resolution Conference, Dr. Habib Al Mulla and other Baker McKenzie experts from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar and Egypt will present and lead interactive discussions on:
- the challenges and opportunities on the horizon for 2020 in light of the legal, commercial and economic developments during 2019 and beyond; and
- critical insight into avoiding and managing disputes including in arbitration, tax, banking, employment, cybercrime and insolvency.
This is a must attend for all in-house legal counsel and senior business executives in the region. The full agenda and list of speakers can be viewed here.
About this event
Date: Monday 27 January 2020
2:00 pm – Registration
2:30 pm – Welcome
2:35 pm – Impact of 2019 developments
Sector updates – Key insights into:
2:50 pm – Arbitration and Construction
3:05 pm – Cybercrime
3:20 pm – Employment Litigation
3:45 pm – Coffee break
Sector updates – Key insights into: (continued)
4:00 pm – Financial Litigation (onshore and offshore)
4:15 pm – Tax Litigation
4:30 pm – Insolvency
5:00 pm – Panel discussion – 2020: Risks and Rewards on the Horizon
5:30 pm – Networking reception