Registrar Directions

SCT Registrar’s Direction No. 1 of 2017

SCT REGISTRAR’S DIRECTION NO. 1 of 2017 Citation After having reviewed the applicable provisions of the Rules of the DIFC Courts (RDCs), in particular: RDC 53.13, which provides that “The SCT will serve the claim form on the defendant, unless otherwise directed by the...

Registrar’s Direction No 1 of 2014 Indicative Hourly Legal Charges

Pursuant to the Rules of the DIFC Courts (RDC) there are certain circumstances in which the Courts will make an immediate or detailed assessment of costs. In order to provide a benchmark to the Courts of the average charge out rates in Dubai, a survey of law firms has been undertaken and below are the average hourly rates ascribed to varying levels of experience and seniority.