ADGM COURTS, CIVIL EVIDENCE, JUDGMENTS, ENFORCEMENT AND JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS REGULATIONS 2015

Regulations to make provision about the composition and jurisdiction of the Courts of the Abu Dhabi Global Market; to make provision about the judiciary, their appointment and discipline; to make provision for the administration of justice within the Abu Dhabi Global Market; to make provision about costs and other amounts awarded in civil proceedings, including in relation to damages for personal injury; to make provision with respect to the procedure, and allocation of business, in the Courts; to provide for the admissibility of evidence and the proof of certain documentary evidence; to make provision for imposing charges to secure payment of money due, to become due, under judgments or orders of the Court; to make provision for deduction by employers under attachment of earnings orders; to make provision for the enforcement of judgments and debts; and for connected purposes.

Date of Enactment: 17 December 2015

The Board of Directors of the Abu Dhabi Global Market, in exercise of its powers under Article 6(1) of Law No. 4 of 2013 concerning the Abu Dhabi Global Market issued by His Highness the Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, hereby enacts the following Regulations –