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Live Webinar: Keeping Your Business Afloat and Compliant

DATE : April 09, 2020
TIME : 11:00 - 12:00


AmCham Abu Dhabi

Live Webinar: Keeping Your Business Afloat and Compliant
Join the AmCham Abu Dhabi’s Legal Affairs Committee for a live webinar focusing on the legal response to the COVID-19 and keeping your business afloat and compliant.
Speakers and panelists will include subject matter experts from UAE based legal firms and enforcement.
Discussion Topics:
1. Ongoing projects and infrastructure - contract interruption
  • Costs, delays, supply interruptions, manpower availability compromised
  • Remedies: cost relief, schedule relief suspension, “no-fault” termination?
  • The construction sector is exempted from a number of measures that have been announced recently. What is the extent of this exemption?
2. Employment 
  • Working from home
  • Reduced compensation, permanent and temporary
  • Annual leave and unpaid leave
3. Other
  • Restrictions on movement
  • Travel restrictions
  • Temporary closure orders
  • Masks and gloves
  • Decontamination
  • Law enforcement
  • Government orders not to impose contract remedies on projects and not to delay payments?
  • Relief from fees, rent, and other overhead costs

Date: Thursday, April 9, 2020
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Cost: FREE for AmCham Abu Dhabi Members and Non-Members
Registration details to join the webinar via GoToMeeting, will be sent out upon receiving your confirmation.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be in writing to two business days prior to an event.