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The National Security Law Podcast: Everyone Knows It Is Saudi Arabia!

We have much to discuss in the world of national security and law this week, including but not limited to the worst-kept secret in the world. To wit: Doe v. Mattis and the district court ruling enjoining the government from … Continue reading

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Saudi Cruise Passenger Jumps Overboard in Spain

Late last week, investigations into the mysterious death of Saudi cruise passenger Omar Salman Awadh Al-Matiri came to a close, confirming that no one else was involved in his death. Witnesses say Al-Matiri was depressed and in tears before he … Continue reading

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Saudi Aramco Public Listing May Be Delayed Until 2019

The offering of the state-owned oil company is a centerpiece of an ambitious economic overhaul of Saudi Arabia led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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New Saudi Bankruptcy Law … A Boon for SMEs?!

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has approved a new bankruptcy law. {Download Saudi BK final 2-2018} Commentators have heralded this new law as a boost to economic reforms, in particular to the SME sector, but I have some serious doubts about this. … Continue reading

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Judge Still Skeptical of Claims that Saudi Arabia was Behind the 9/11 Attacks

A district judge who’d rejected claims that Saudi Arabia was behind the 9/11 attacks seemed skeptical after a congressional action revived a dying series of lawsuits. According to U.S. News¸ the latest arguments swung into being after Congress passed the … Continue reading

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