Lebanon has enacted its first long-awaited Competition Law No. 281 which was published in the Official Gazette on 17 March 2022. Purpose The purpose of the Competition Law is to promote and regulate free competition and prohibit trusts, monopolies and cartels. The Law also aims to protect consumers’ rights, achieve economic efficiency, enhance production, innovation, […]
A great summary of our expansion and internationalisation in the GAR check it out! https://globalarbitrationreview.com/obeid-hires-and-expands-beyond-beirut
We are pleased to announce that Bryan Dayton has joined our Dubai office as a partner. Bryan is a market-leading international arbitration and litigation expert, known for his pragmatic and commercially focused solutions for clients. Bryan joins us from leading international firms with over 15-years’ experience, he has represented clients across a wide range of industries including construction, chemicals, power plants, steel, […]
We are delighted to announce that Obeid & Partners has been recommended in The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 edition as a top-tier firm. Our practice has been ranked as well in tier 1 for Dispute Resolution and Real Estate and Construction practice areas. Founding Partner, Prof Dr Nayla Comair-Obeid has also been ranked in the Hall […]
What is the status of fighting corruption 10 years after the Arab Spring? Is it a reality or a dream? Distinguished speakers will be addressing this topic on 26 August 2020.
Yesterday’s deadly explosion sent shock waves across Beirut, killing over a 100 people, wounding thousands, and wrecking our capital city. Our Beirut office has been damaged by the blast, but we are glad to report that all members of Obeid Law Firm are safe. As our nation confronts the devastation, team members are donating […]
This year, OLF was yet again recognized as having one of the world’s leading international arbitration practices. Our dispute resolution practice regularly features in the annual edition of the Global Arbitration Review (GAR 100) and is the only Lebanese practice to have been recommended in the GAR 100. GAR describes both firm and founder as having “played […]
The ten-year US $1.2 billion Eurobonds with a coupon rate of 6.375% are due to mature on 9 March 2020, amidst an unprecedented… economic and financial downturn in Lebanon, and a forthcoming debt crisis.