eCommerce in the United Arab Emirates



Tuesday, 19.01.2021, 11 am to 12 pm Dubai local time (GMT +4)
in cooperation with the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry & Commerce (AHK)


1. Basics

  • Definition of eCommerce
  • eCommerce in the UAE
  • eCommerce Initiatives
  • Location
  • License

2. Corporate Structuring

  • Key Considerations
  • Licensing in UAE Mainland
  • Licensing in a Free Zone
  • Special Approvals
  • Impact of Import Regulations
  • Risk Management

3. Logistics and Warehousing

  • In-House Handling vs. Outsourcing
  • Cooperation with Logistics Providers

4. Further Legal Tips


Dr. Anna-Luisa Lemmerz is a German qualified lawyer and an accredited legal consultant in Dubai. At ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY, Anna-Luisa advises small and medium-sized companies, corporations as well as individuals on UAE law with a special focus on contract, commercial agency and corporate law. Her expertise includes drafting and reviewing contracts, such as distribution agreements and general terms and conditions, as well as advising on company set-up and corporate restructuring.


The webinar is free of charge for AHK members.


All information provided during the webinar has been carefully perused. However, no legal responsibility or liability whatsoever, in particular for completeness, accuracy and topicality, can be assumed. Specialist advice should be sought for any individual case.