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DUBAI

16 NOVEMBER 2022

Litigation. E-discovery. Contracts Management. Document Management. Data Privacy. Cyber Security. Risk. Compliance. Governance. Regulatory Affairs. Arbitration. Dispute Management. Forensics Investigations. Fraud & Corruption. White-Collar Crime. M&A. Legal Translation. Cloud Computing. Blockchain. AI. Legal Technology.
This event will gather 100 - 200 In-house Counsel, General Counsel, Heads of Litigation & E-discovery, Contracts Managers, Data Privacy Heads, Heads of Risk & Compliance, Cyber Security Managers, Forensics & Investigation Managers, Head Legal & Company Secretaries, Chief Legal Officers, Law Firm Partners and Law Tech Professionals.

Venue:

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek

Baniyas Road, P.O.BOX 476, Dubai, UAE

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ABOUT THE EVENT

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We are all set to host our next flagship event - The Global Legal ConfEx in Dubai, UAE, which is to be held on 16 November 2022. This event will gather 100 - 200 In-house Counsel, General Counsel, Heads of Litigation & E-discovery, Contracts Managers, Data Privacy Heads, Heads of Risk & Compliance, Cyber Security Managers, Forensics & Investigation Managers, Head Legal & Company Secretaries, Chief Legal Officers, Law Firm Partners and Law Tech Professionals. Each lawyer participant attends the event because he/she has some operational challenges to resolve such as Litigation. Risk. Security. GDPR. CCPA. Compliance. Data Privacy. Artificial Intelligence. Legal Technology. Automation. Machine Learning. Litigation. E-discovery. Contracts etc (this list of challenges is only indicative, not exhaustive). In order to find the solutions, they not only need the learning & education but also the meetings with the right service providers. Our event helps them with both.

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EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 100 - 200 In-house Counsel and Law Firm Partners

  • 15+ Exhibitors

  • 30+ Speakers

  • 10+ Bar Associations & Media Partners 

  • Keynote Addresses

  • Exclusive Case Study Presentations

  • Round Table Discussions

  • Business Dialogues

  • Qualified Business Lead

  • C Level Invitations Only

  • Unique Networking Opportunities

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Key Speakers

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AGENDA

(09:00 AM – 05:30 PM Dubai Time)

* Program is subject to change without notice

09:00 AM – Onwards

Conference Registration

  • Networking Tea with Speakers & Delegates

  • Informal Networking with Exhibitors

09:15 AM – 09:30 AM

Introduction & Peer Networking

  • Event Introduction: Get to know the daylong exciting networking & learning opportunities

  • One-on-One Introduction: Let the industry know you and your expertise

09:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Morning Keynote Address 1

Global Disputes – Managing Fraud, Corruption, and White-Collar Crime Disputes in the Middle East Region

  • View of general attitudes toward fraud in Dubai & Middle East region

  • Developing a strategy for prevention, detection, and response

  • Mitigating fraud risk with a fraud risk assessment

  • Commonly seen fraud issues in M&A and investment situations

  • How effective due diligence can help mitigate risks or even uncover deal breakers?

  • Enhancing the anti-fraud policies and procedures

  • How to ensure a harmonious litigation strategy

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10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Morning Keynote Address 2

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics - Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications

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  • Why artificial intelligence and robotics will change the world more than any technologies in the history of humankind?

  • AI computes faster than the Law

  • Reduction of human-to-human Interaction

  • New and old laws that impose compliance obligations on AI and robotics vendors and purchasers

  • The crossover between law and ethics regarding AI and robotics

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Morning Keynote Address 3

How to Scale Your Third-Party Risk Management Program?

  • Overcome the most common vendor risk challenges

  • Prioritize your third parties by criticality

  • Streamline your due diligence and vendor assessment process

  • Encourage effective communication between internal stakeholders

  • Establish a continuous improvement cycle to encourage better results year over year

  • Achieve efficiencies out of TPRM tools

11:00 AM – 11:20 AM

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

11:20 AM – 11:50 AM

Informal Networking

  • Networking Tea with Speakers & Delegates

  • Informal Networking with Exhibitors

11:50 AM – 12:30 PM

Industry Leadership Session

The Law and the Future of Cryptocurrency in Middle East

Experts will share the detailed information on the following key points-

  • Living with Cryptocurrency in Dubai

  • The Rise of Cryptocurrency: what is it and how should it be regulated?

  • Is it worth the hassle to accept Bitcoin for legal services?

  • Bitcoin Regulation: Cryptocurrencies, AML/KYC and Compliance

  • Virtual currency law in the UAE

  • The future of Cryptocurrency in UAE

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12:30 PM – 12:50 PM

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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12:50 PM – 01:30 PM

Industry Leadership Session

Evolving Legal Technology & Services in the age of Pandemic

  • Challenges in the legal industry

  • Opportunity for Legal Transformation Services

  • Addressing key issues with latest technology and services

  • Managed services for Legal Industry

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01:30 PM – 02:20 PM

Informal Networking

  • Networking Lunch with Speakers & Delegates

  • Informal Networking with Exhibitors

02:20 PM – 02:40 PM

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

02:40 PM – 03:20 PM

Industry Leadership Session

Whistleblower Protection in UAE: Current & Anticipated Landscape

 

There has been a growing focus in recent years on whistleblowing issues within the legal sector and it is important, both from an employment law and a regulatory perspective, to ensure that where whistleblowing concerns arise, they are dealt with appropriately.​

  • Anti-corruption laws in UAE

  • Need for a universal whistleblower protection law in UAE

  • Overview and relevance of the current climate and culture around whistleblowing.

  • What are the employment law obligations on law firms in relation to whistleblowing?

  • What is expected of law firms and those working within them from a regulatory perspective?

  • Practical steps to take to meet these obligations and expectations.

  • Brief case study- how EY brand takes beating in case vs. whistleblower?

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03:20 PM – 03:40 PM

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

03:40 PM – 05:10 PM

Leadership Round Table Discussion & Idea Exchange (In-Person & LIVE Online Session)

 

Participate in discussions around hot topics and burning issues with your colleagues that are unique to the legal environment. Peers gladly share ideas, strategies and best practices to assist you in addressing difficulties.

Discussion Topic & Details-

A Decade of Progress: Post-Pandemic Legal Industry Brings Inclusivity, Rule Changes & Tech Adoption

 

As the world slowly but surely starts to emerge from the dark and difficult times we have collectively endured over the last year, we as humans are bound to try and cultivate the good that has risen out of the struggle. There are countless essays and op-eds being written on the “silver linings” of COVID-19, but for lawyers, the fact of the matter is, the legal industry has progressed ten years in the past one. That’s something to be grateful for.

  • Virtual work is here to stay

  • ePayments and truly moving remote

  • How firms react may make or break their future?

  • Will lawyers continue to be averse to technology post-pandemic?

  • Legal considerations in responding to COVID-19 for the Indian market

  • Lessons from the pandemic: how to blend old with new in client service

  • The relevance of a Data Protection Law in pre and post Covid-infected UAE in terms of protecting sensitive information?

  • Mitigating cyber risks in the post-Covid-19 environment

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05:10 PM – 05:25 PM

Informal Networking

  • Networking Tea with Speakers & Delegates

  • Informal Networking with Exhibitors

05:25 PM – 05:30 PM

Thank You Note & Closing Remarks

Thank you note in the presence of all speakers, sponsors & global delegates who made this event happen with their undaunting support and participation.

*There can be a slight change in the time provided in the agenda above

 
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