Legal Framework

Qatar 2015 Legal Framework

With Pinsent Masons, this chapter contains an outline of the legal framework in which local and foreign investors operate in Qatar. It includes an examination of the rules related to company ownership, an overview of the employment procedures governed by the Labour Law, and a look at the new actions being taken to boost cyber security.

The chapter also includes a viewpoint from James Elwen, Partner and Head of Qatar Office, Pinsent Masons.

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The Report

This chapter is from the Qatar 2015 report. Explore other chapters from this report.

Interviews & Viewpoints

Sketch of James Elwen, Partner and Head of Qatar Office, Pinsent Masons
James Elwen, Partner and Head of Qatar Office, Pinsent Masons, on how Qatar is becoming an international centre for sporting events