Dear members and partners interested in the UAE market,

Is your company currently considering opening a business or a branch in the UAE? Or is your company already operating in the UAE and would have some questions about commercial law or practises? This is your chance to talk to experts in the region and learn about the recent changes in the UAE.

You are warmly welcomed to a webinar organized by the Finnish-Arab Business Association, the Embassy of UAE in Finland, and the Mahmood Hussain Law Firm.

Time: Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 9.00 – 10.30
Venue: Microsoft Teams (online)
A link to join the webinar will be sent to those registered.

At the webinar experts from Mahmood Hussain Law Firm will cover the latest amendments to the Commercial Companies Law of the UAE and other important issues, and will answer the questions your company may have.

9.00 Welcome by Ms Tytti Sirola, Chair, Finnish-Arab Business Association
9.05 Welcome and introduction by the Ambassador of the UAE to Finland, Ms Noora Juma
9.10 Presentation by Mr Hafidh Thani – Managing Partner and Ms Gloria Estolano– Strategic Partner- Mahmood Hussain Law Firm
10.00 Moderated Q&A for cases and questions sent in advance and during the webinar
10.30 Event ends

Please sign up and send your questions by 5 December 2020 here.

The event is directed to Finnish companies that are already operating in the UAE, or are looking to expand their business into the UAE. Members are encouraged to send questions to the speakers in advance.

Finnish-Arab Business Association

More information about the event:
jenni.isola @ chamber.fi
+358 45 126 7343

the Ambassador of the UAE to Finland, Ms Noora Juma
Ambassador of the UAE to Finland, Ms Noora Juma
Gloria Estolano Gloria, a strategic partner and specialist of employment law at Mahmood Hussain Advocates and Legal Consultancy (MHLF), is an American lawyer with extensive experience advising onshore and offshore (free zone) companies and individual clients regarding UAE labor law and employment concerns. Her advisory and training services include the provision of legal advice throughout the duration of employment including all aspects of employment law issues such as: contracts, employee incentives, training, workplace disputes, wrongful and unfair termination, protection of client information, discrimination, employee data protection, and regulatory issues. Gloria provides in-house counsel and training for corporate, commercial and individual clients regarding lawful workplace compliance, dispute arbitration, and the development of workplace policies and procedures. With over 20 years of experience and a background in US civil rights enforcement, she is highly regarded for her work empowering individual clients and corporations in all employment matters.
Hafidh Thani Hafidh, a partner and policy specialist regarding all fintech matters at Mahmood Hussain Advocates and Legal Consultancy (MHLF), is one of Dubai’s leading Emirati legal practitioners in jurisprudence and legislative drafting. He is an expert of media, technology and finance, and is highly regarded for his advisory services and development of cutting-edge infrastructure focused on corporate and commercial compliance and preservation. He manages, advises and consults commercial and corporate entities regarding the strategic implementation of their market connectivity and financial goals by developing comprehensive legal frameworks and establishing Intellectual Property (IP) rights. He provides guidance for all financial and technological aspects of media, corporate communications, digital platforms, telecommunication, event management, and regulatory issues. Mahmood Hussain Advocates and Legal Consultancy (MHLF), has amplified its innovative corporate practice and advisory services with the arrival of Hafidh A. Thani as its partner.