Our telecommunications law team is one of the few with a recognised, sustained expertise in this demanding sector. Our work covers telecoms network infrastructure projects, industry specific commercial work, regulatory and competition advice and disputes, corporate and M&A transactions, dispute resolution, real estate, employment and pensions.
“DWF are quick to respond to our business needs, both with regard to legal advice and in-house support. Their collaborative and commercial approach has only served to further strengthen our relationship and enhance their credentials as one of our trusted legal advisors.”– Telefónica UK Limited
Whether you’re a public network operator, service provider, equipment and infrastructure vendor, industry investor or large-scale user of networks, systems and services, we have a national network of specialists with a commitment to providing decisive, sustainable direction.
A team who understands the challenges you face and the speed of change in your dynamic industry as well as offering sector-relevant advice and innovative solutions, grounded in clear technical knowledge. People who are trusted by some of the leading names in the telecoms industry including Orange/EE, Hutchison 3G UK Limited (‘3’), and institutional landlords such as Peel, having dealt with the telecoms infrastructure in a number of their flagship properties.
After much speculation, late 2018 saw the adoption of laws opening a relaxation of foreign investment thresholds in UAE companies. While the international free zones in the UAE have long played a meaningful part in attracting foreign investment, where foreign investment thresholds do not apply, it is the UAE’s adoption of Federal Decree No. (19) of 2018 on Foreign Direct Investment (the “FDI Law”) which is the game changer for further FDI into certain sectors of the UAE’s economy
In this article we look at the Trade Mark Regulations 2018, which came into force on 14 January 2019, and the effect the new rules will have on trademark owners and licensees.
By James Fox, Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution Middle East, DWF (Middle East) LLP, Dubai, UAE.
DWF's Shiraz Sethi speaks with Tom Urquhart, the host of Dubai Eye's The Agenda show.
DWF’s Umera Ali and Leanie van de Merwe talks about the key elements of restructuring under UAE laws: protecting creditors' and investors' rights.
On Thursday 23 August, the UK Government published 25 technical guidance notes on what a "No Deal Brexit" on 29 March 2019 would mean in practice, covering a range of issues including imports, medicines, workplace rights, financial services and the future of EU funded programmes.
Could your business be liable for an unlimited fine? What you need to know about the new corporate offences relating to tax evasion. Taking no action is not an option.
Civil Courts have a variety a tools at their disposal to ensure the recovery of stolen material, and recent case law has again confirmed that Judges will be ready and willing to assist parties recover their assets.