Clyde & Co has appointed Taimur Malik as a partner in its Middle East corporate practice. Malik will be based mainly in the firm’s Dubai office and support clients across the region and in Pakistan. Malik joins from US law firm Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, where he was a partner in the Dubai and Muscat offices. Prior to that, he was regional head of the legal department for Vale, one of the world’s largest metals and mining companies, overseeing legal matters for high profile projects in Oman and in the wider Middle East region.
New regulation on the prohibition of sales of alcoholic beverages online
In line with evolving trends in technology, certain entrepreneurs and retailers have started using online channels to sell alcoholic beverages, which makes it difficult to ensure the sale of such beverages is in accordance with existing laws ...