Guides

Guide on the Former Part 44 of the Rules of the DIFC Courts

FORMER PART 44 – APPEAL RULES APPLICABLE TO JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS ISSUED BEFORE 25 MAY 2017 Step 1: Judgment or Order issued by the Registry in the Court of First Instance (CFI). Step 2: Appeal Notice and Appeal Bundle filed to the Court of Appeal (CA) within 14...

Guide on the Amended Part 44 of the Rules of the DIFC Courts

AMENDED PART 44 – APPEAL RULES APPLICABLE TO JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS ISSUED ON OR AFTER 25 MAY 2017 Step 1: Judgment or Order issued by the Registry in the Court of First Instance (CFI). Step 2: Appeal Notice filed to the CFI within 21 days of the date of the...

Article on Arbitration in the DIFC

Dubai International Financial Centre: Arbitration’s home in the Middle East By Natasha Bakirci, Assistant Registrar of DIFC Courts, and Mahika Hart, Postgraduate Law Fellow, DIFC Courts. Foreword by Mohamed ElGhatit, Director and Registrar of DIFC-LCIA Arbitration...

Filing Your Claim in the Small Claims Tribunal

Filing Your Claim in the Small Claims Tribunal Step 1: Navigate to the DIFC Courts’ eRegistry Online On the DIFC Courts’ Homepage (difccourts.ae), click on “eRegistry” in the upper right corner. Click the “Public Login” button on the following page. Next, click on...

Appellant’s Notice

NOTES FOR PARTY SUBMITTING FORM 53/02 These guidelines are pursuant to Parts 44.53-44.70 of the Rules of the DIFC Courts.  They are not to be used as an exhaustive resource, but will guide you in how to complete your form. Additional information may be obtained from...

SUPPLEMENTARY CODE OF CONDUCT PRACTICE DIRECTION

SUPPLEMENTARY CODE OF CONDUCT PRACTICE DIRECTION No. 1 This Practice Direction must be read alongside the Mandatory Code of Conduct The right to practise in the DIFC Courts (“the Court”) is conditional upon observance of the Mandatory Code of Conduct (“the Mandatory...