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Dimah Talal Al-Sharif

Dimah Talal Alsharif is a Saudi lawyer and legal consultant.

Twitter: @dimah_alsharif

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Credit data regulations and role of credit information companies

Data is considered one of the most valuable sources for all market segments and even society in general.

It provides an unprecedented opportunity for marketing and understanding the needs of consumers across different markets.

October 20, 2021

Saudi Ministry of Commerce provisions for smoother distributor-consumer relationship

In the past years, the Saudi Ministry of Commerce issued the provisions for providing products maintenance, spare parts, and ensuring the quality of manufacturing, with the aim of regulating the relationship between agents/distributors and consumers in the Kingdom.

October 12, 2021

The basics of Saudi commercial mortgage regulations

In strictly legal terms, a commercial mortgage is a loan secured on a commercial property and used to acquire, refinance or develop commercial property.
Businessmen or traders often use this option to address financial crises.

May 18, 2021

Ins and outs of franchising in Saudi Arabia

Franchising has established itself as an important global commercial activity and the ongoing socioeconomic transformation taking place in Saudi Arabia has seen the business model gain ground in the Kingdom too.

May 12, 2021

Labor Reform Initiative to help boost Saudi Arabia’s private sector

We have always stressed the importance of streamlining labor market procedures and defining clear mechanisms to help improve the contractual relationship between an employee and an employer without compromising the rights of any party.

March 17, 2021

Understanding Saudi bankruptcy law, procedures

The bankruptcy law in Saudi Arabia is one of the most important laws governing the mechanism of insolvency proceedings.

February 17, 2021

New regulations to protect against pandemic’s impact

Since the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Justice has received many cases concerning the impact of the pandemic on legal contractual obligations of different kinds.

February 03, 2021

Strong legal framework to ensure a sustainable environment

In 2020, Saudi Arabia enacted a new law to protect the environment. It provides a comprehensive legal framework governing all aspects related to the preservation and protection of the environment.
The new law aims to regulate the environmental sector and related activities.

January 13, 2021