The DIFC Academy has partnered with leading academic institutions and organisations to offer you a comprehensive suite of courses, workshops and programmes to help build expertise, enhance skills and to meet your professional requirements.
Fundamental Course: Technology Tools for…
In association with Lexis Nexis
DIFC Academy in collaboration with LexisNexis Middle East proudly presents the Arabic edition of our introductory training session on Technology Tools for Lawyers. This session will provide an overview of the different types of legal technology currently available worldwide, while providing tips on leveraging tools that are readily available within most firms.
DIFC Intellectual Property Law (DIFC…
In association with Al Tamimi & Co
DIFC Academy in collaboration with Al Tamimi & Co. presents a webinar on DIFC Intellectual Property Law. The IP Regulations are issued under the Intellectual Property Law, DIFC Law No. 4 of 2019 (IP Law), and facilitates the administration and enforcement of the DIFC IP Law. This 2-hour webinar session will explore DIFC’s IP Law and Regulations enhancing and augmenting the UAE’s existing intellectual property laws by working with the federal regime but in line with the DIFC legal framework, common law principles, and the certainty provided by binding legal precedent created by the DIFC Courts. 20% discount for DIFC Courts Part 1&2 Practitioners. To request for discount code or assistance, please contact ACADEMY@difc.ae
U.S. Capital Markets: The Developing…
In association with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
DIFC Academy in collaboration with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC proudly presents a webinar that will provide a comprehensive overview of the securities and commodities laws pertaining to cryptocurrencies; a succinct review of the anti-money laundering rules that apply to virtual transactions and the corresponding growing tax and reporting exposure.
Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. by Paris II…
In association with Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas
Sorbonne-Assas International Law School was established by Paris II Panthéon-Assas University to run its international programme in partnership with DIFC Academy in Dubai. The LL.B. programme focuses on core domestic, comparative and international legal issues and prepares students with all necessary skills required to pursue postgraduate courses, or embark on a career in the public or private sector at both the national or international levels.
Virtual Hearings in a Virtual World (Webinar)
In association with 33 Bedford Row
DIFC Academy in collaboration with 33 Bedford Row Chambers presents a webinar on Virtual Hearings in a Virtual World. This course will consider in depth, and from a practical perspective, the subject of virtual and hybrid hearings in arbitration.
DIFC Arbitration Law (DIFC Mandatory 2…
In association with SOL International
DIFC Academy in collaboration with SOL International presents a webinar on DIFC Arbitration Law (DIFC Law No.1/2008) as inspired by UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration. This 2-hour webinar session will examine background, commencement, formalities, recognition and enforcement of awards, ratifying awards, evidence, and challenges faced by arbitrators. 20% discount for DIFC Courts Part 1&2 Practitioners. To request for discount code or assistance, please contact ACADEMY@difc.ae
Global Compliance Updates (Virtual)
In association with Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE)
Compliance teams looking to stay ahead of the changing landscape need to be up to date on the latest developments. Join DIFC Academy in collaboration with Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) for Global Compliance Updates on 2–3 November 2021.
DIFC Employment Law (DIFC Mandatory 2 Points)
In association with Stephenson Harwood and Littleton Chambers
The DIFC Academy, in collaboration with Stephenson Harwood and Littleton Chambers, presents a webinar on the DIFC Employment Law. The Employment Law has evolved significantly in recent years, particularly in relation to protection from discrimination, replacing end-of-service gratuity with an employee workplace savings scheme, family-friendly rights, settlement agreements, and changes to the penalty regime. The panel of presenters comprises experienced employment law specialists who co-authored the employment law chapter of, ‘Laws of the DIFC – Volume 1’ - the leading textbook commissioned by the DIFC Academy providing an annotated overview of key DIFC laws – which makes them perfectly placed to share an overview of the law and recent developments. 20% discount for DIFC Courts Part 1&2 Practitioners. To request for discount code or assistance, please contact ACADEMY@difc.ae
Innovation and Entrepreneurship During Times…
In association with University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education
DIFC Academy in association with University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education debuts its acclaimed Innovation and Entrepreneurship curriculum on a global scale through an online certificate program. It provides industry leaders with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to seed, accelerate, and scale entrepreneurial practice in education and beyond. Led by renowned Penn faculty and industry experts, the program blends global expertise, research, and practice from the top-ranked Schools of Education, Business, Design and Engineering. It is ideal for professionals looking to seize new global opportunities and create a culture of innovation in unprecedented times. The virtual program will be delivered on November 14th, 16th, and 18th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm UAE Standard Time.