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FEDERAL LAW NO.10 OF 1992

02-05-2017

FEDERAL LAW NO.10 OF 1992 AD ISSUING THE LAW OF PROOF IN CIVIL AND COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS

FEDERAL LAW NO.10 OF 1992 AD

ISSUING THE LAW OF PROOF IN CIVIL

AND

COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS

We, Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President of the State of the United Arab Emirates,

– in cognizance of the Provisional Constitution

– and of the Federal Law No. 1 of 1972 regarding the capacities of Ministries and the powers of Ministers, and the amendment laws thereof,

– and of the Federal Law No. 10 of 1973 concerning the Federal Supreme Court and the amendment laws thereof,

– and of the Federal Law No. 6 of 1978 concerning the establishment of Federal Courts and the transferal thereto of the jurisdiction of local legal judicial institutions of certain Emirates, and the amendment laws thereof,

– and of the Law of Civil Transactions issued in the Federal Law No. 5 of 1985 and the amendment laws thereof,

– and on the basis of what is presented by the Minister of Justice, and with the agreement of the Council of Ministers, and ratification by the Federal Supreme Council,

Have issued the following law:

First Article:

This Law shall be applicable in matters of proof in civil and commercial transactions and all other texts contradicting its rulings shall be abrogated.

Second Article:

This Law is to be published in the Official Gazette, and shall come into effect three months after the date of publication