Legal Hot Topics: The Rapid Rise of UAE E-commerce

Date: 17 Mar 2021
Location: Online

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated retailers’ digital transformation. Traditional bricks-and-mortar businesses have moved quickly online as consumers have demanded new, virtual, shopping options.

As more and more UAE businesses seek to provide consumers with a great online experience, what are the laws and regulations they need to be aware of?

The Technology, Media and Telecommunications team at Al Tamimi & Company would like to invite you to attend our webinar covering the following key UAE legal issues:

  • Introduction to e-commerce laws in UAE
  • Key e-commerce terms and conditions
  • Consumer protection law and B2C e-commerce
  • E-commerce franchising and agency issues
  • Corporate licensing issues for e-commerce businesses
  • E-commerce competition law issues
  • Privacy in an e-commerce context
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm GST


Martin Hayward

Head of Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Izabella Szadkowska

Partner, Corporate Structuring

Willem Steenkamp

Partner, Corporate Commercial

Omar Obeidat

Partner, Head of Intellectual Property

Andrew Fawcett

Senior Counsel, Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Clare Heaney

Associate, Corporate Commercial

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