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74. Application to the Courts for assistance in obtaining evidence for civil proceedings in another court

Where an application is made to the Court of First Instance for an order for evidence to be obtained in the Abu Dhabi Global Market, and the Court is satisfied that —

(a) the application is made in pursuance of a request issued by or on behalf of a court or tribunal (the "requesting court") exercising jurisdiction in any other part of the United Arab Emirates or in a jurisdiction outside the Abu Dhabi Global Market and the United Arab Emirates; and
(b) the evidence to which the application relates is to be obtained for the purposes of civil proceedings which either have been instituted before the requesting court or whose institution before that court is contemplated,

the Court of First Instance shall have the power conferred on it by sections 75 to 78.