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Archive for April 25th, 2009

Shahram Zadeh against Al Fajer Properties Maktoum Hasher Juma Al Maktoum – Comment of the Month

Posted by 7starsdubai on April 25, 2009


April 10, 2009 comment from Salahudin

I am a lawyer & familiar with such disputes known as financial cases.

Its actually very simple, the judge has to appoint an Accounts Expert (Court Appointed Auditor), to examine the accounts of Al Fajer Properties, and it will be very clear if Sheikh Hasher Maktoum has invested anything. I believe the lawyer of Sheikh Hasher Maktoum, Sheikh maktoum Hasher & Al fajer will do their best to close the case before the court appoints an Expert to avoid the embaressement.

If Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Al Maktoum succeeds in closing the case without the court Auditor examining Al fajer accounts, then it will be a big loss to dubai justice system because it shows they are afraid the truth will come out!!!

Sheikh Hasher Maktoum should be smart and try to settle the case with Dr.Zadeh Shahram before it becomes a nationalembaressement for Dubai ruling family.

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April 10, 2009 comment from Tom

If the sheikhs win this case, it will be the end of foreign investor’s trust in dubai. This will be a test for dubai, is it really a safe & secure investment hub as they portray it???? Or the laws are not applicable to the ruling family?

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April 10, 2009 comment from Al Fajer Victim

This is going to be a test case for dubai. This will reveal the depth of the corruption & behind the scenes torture, illegal arrest, fabrication of cases, all to protect the few sheikhs like sheikh hasher maktoum & his well known crook son who just thursday threatened me in front of my wife that if I complain about al fajer “it will have very bad consequences, I don’t want you to disapear” Shame on you sheikh maktoum hasher, you are nothing but a thief with everyone.

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Schon Properties Dubai – Back in the Headlines with negative News

Posted by 7starsdubai on April 25, 2009


source Xpress4Me

Investors suffer due to massive delay in project Dubai Lagoons

Anita Henry, a British teacher who has invested in a one-bedroom apartment at Dubai Lagoons, now faces a double whammy. So does Purvi Beri, an Indian advertising executive, and many other investors.

The units they bought are delayed for two years and the developer, Schon Properties, is “stonewalling” them.

“It now costs me Dh8,000 per month to rent, as they have delayed this build,” said Henry. “Now, they have advised me of a December 2010 completion – how disgusting is that?”

She said her one-bedroom unit at Dubai Lagoons – a 52-building project at the Dubai Investments Park (DIP) – was scheduled for a June 2008 handover.

“They have no intention of compensating anyone. I had planned my kids’ schooling around this,” she said.

Major payment

“In 2007, I sold my house in the UK and invested that money in a one-bedroom unit at Dubai Lagoons for Dh480,000,” said Henry, who has paid more than 63 per cent of the property price.

Purvi Beri is in the same bind due to the delay. “I am stuck. I took out a bank loan for Dh250,000 to be able to buy this unit. I sold property in India to survive and take care of my son’s fees. Since my property has not been handed over as promised, I was forced to move to my sister’s place. Now, the developers are asking me to pay more, but I’m not going to because the construction hasn’t even happened.”

Asher Schon, Vice-President of Schon Properties, said, “The project has been set back a little, due to numerous reasons,” he said.

“Firstly, the expansion of the two-lane road into a six-lane highway took out about 40 metres off our plot. Secondly, there was an internal feud between partners of our first contractor so we replaced them. We negotiated with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), who were cooperative. We are also working with investors to move them into zones that will be completed earlier,” said Schon.

 

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Al Fajer Properties – April 8 , 2009 – Dubai court postpones 1.9 Billion Dollar case against Sheikh Maktoum Hasher bin Juma Al Maktoum, Sheikh Hasher Maktoum Juma Al Maktoum and Sheikha Maryam

Posted by 7starsdubai on April 25, 2009


DUBAI, Apr 08, 2009 (AFP) –

A Dubai court postponed on Wednesday a 1.9 billion dollar lawsuit by Shahram Abdulla Zadeh ( Iranian) gainst members of the ruling family over an allegedly lost property investment to give the defence time to prepare.

Lawyer Hussein al-Jaziri asked for a “long period of time to respond to the case,” but the judge set May 4 as the date for the next hearing.

No one represented the defence during the first hearing, on March 11.

Iranian Shahram Abdullah Zadeh claims he invested the 1.9 billion dollars as the sole capital of a company, Al-Fajer Properties

Under United Arab Emirates law, only UAE and Gulf citizens may register property firms, and ruling family member Sheikh Hasher Maktoum bin Jumaa al-Maktoum is listed as the owner.

“I was the sole investor. Al-Fajer Propertiesis my company. Sheikh Hasher’s only contribution has been the real estate licence as a sponsor,” he said in March.

Zadeh, who was sacked as company president last year, is demanding the “recovery of all material assets of Al-Fajer Properties,” according to legal documents obtained by AFP.

These include liquid assets and property, which are estimated at seven billion dirhams (1.9 billion dollars), and nine percent interest since the suit was filed.

“We have enough documents to prove he was the sole investor,” Zadeh’s lawyer Salem al-Shaali told AFP after the first hearing.

Sheikh Hasher is a brother-in-law of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. Also named in the suit are his daughter, Sheikha Maryam, a partner in the company, and son Sheikh Maktoum, who was made president of Al-Fajer after Zadeh was sacked.

Their names were only made public on Wednesday.

Zadeh said he was detained by Dubai police at the time he was dismissed last year and held without charge for 60 days, and that his passport was confiscated and is still being held without explanation.

The case comes as several executives from high-profile Dubai firms are held on suspicion of embezzlement and as the once-booming regional business and tourism hub struggles to stave off the impact of the global economic slowdown.

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More about the case Al Fajer Properties
which must be seen also in relation to the pending case Dynasty Zarooni

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