The UAE has become a growing player on the global media landscape. Hence, the UAE is placing a considerable importance on the media industry. The National Media Council (NMC) constitutes the federal media regulatory body, entrusted with overseeing and handling all the media affairs in the United Arab Emirates including the free zones.
Media law covers wide spectrum of practice, namely, publishing houses and publications; distribution of publications; newspapers, periodic publications and new agencies as well as import and export of publications, newspapers and newsletters; films; Advertising and other related materials; publication banned content; penalties, etc. This media practice area, does of course need a professional legal assistance to support media business and protect the relevant markets.
Triple A Advocates assists the clients before the government departments and advise them on all aspects of media. We do enjoy the expertise to resolve and settle media disputes. Our media practice covers the following scope of legal services:
- Advising on a wide range of media matters that relate to creative arts including music, dance, films and television etc.;
- Drafting Media & Advertising agreements;
- Obtaining approvals and licenses by competent Government Departments, Media institutions and Free Zones Authorities;
- Settlement & Resolution of Media Disputes.