contracts

Legal Alert 129

Procedural Requirements for Acceptance of an Annulment Lawsuit A power of attorney (“POA”) is a legal document issued by a person to authorize another person to act as his/her agent and by which the latter is enabled to do or perform one or more acts on behalf of his/her principle. Regardless of whether the document…

Medical

Legal Alert 128

Regulating Clinical Medical Research On December 23rd, 2020, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi issued Law No. 214 of 2020 Regulating Clinical Medical Research, which is the first unified legislative framework for managing clinical trials. The new law combines a number of laws that stipulate the requirements in terms of guarantees, procedures, and prior obligations for such experiences. The law aims to set the…

Arbitral

Legal Alert 127

Annulment of Arbitral Award in Egyptian Arbitration Law Many business owners and commercial companies include an arbitration clause in their contracts, despite both arbitration and litigation being methods of dispute resolution which can be utilized to settle contractual. Arbitration generally falls under the scope of “alternative dispute resolution” and can be a means of quickly resolving commercial disputes. It…