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Dimah Talal Alsharif

Dimah Talal Alsharif is a Saudi legal consultant, head of the health law department at the law firm of Majed Garoub and a member of the International Association of Lawyers.

Twitter: @dimah_alsharif

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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

TheCase: 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

Initiating disciplinary cases against lawyers

The legal system of a country is meant to ensure the smooth functioning of government business and maintenance of law and order.

December 30, 2020

Streamlining tourism services in Saudi Arabia

Development of the tourism sector is an integral part of Saudi Arabia’s core strategy to wean the Kingdom’s economy off oil.

December 23, 2020

Ensuring the protection of intellectual property rights

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has accelerated the use of modern technology in doing business. Social distancing measures enforced to keep the virus at bay have led to a boost in e-commerce globally.

December 09, 2020

Saudi monetary authority rebranded along modern lines

King Salman recently approved a law to change the name of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) to the Saudi Central Bank.

It was more than a change of nomenclature, as the new law expanded the mandate of the central bank and altered its composition and reporting lines.

December 02, 2020

Measures to expedite real estate ownership requests

 Saudi Arabia is undergoing unprecedented developments in all spheres of life.

November 25, 2020

Study all legal options before launching a business project

An entrepreneur needs to understand the laws governing different types of businesses before starting his venture.
Different rules and regulations govern different types of companies according to the nature and size of the business.

November 18, 2020