Managing Impacts of COVID-19: Effects on Contracts Governed by UAE Law



Thursday, 30.04.2020, 4 pm to 5 pm Dubai local time (GMT +4)
in cooperation with the Swiss Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates


1. Force Majeure

  • Legal Concept
  • Force Majeure Clauses
  • UAE Law
  • COVID-19
  • Unforeseen Circumstances Principle

2. Aspects to be Considered by Debtors

  • Preliminary Considerations
  • In-Depth Analysis

3. Aspects to be Considered by Creditors

  • Preliminary Considerations
  • In-Depth Analysis

4. Electronic Contracts

  • Electronic Signature
  • Check List

5. Practical Tips for Doing Business

  • Debt Collection
  • Steps to be Taken Now

6. Q&A


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.


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.