QATAR: Promulgating the Cybercrime Prevention Law

    18 September 2014

    On 15 September 2014, Qatar’s Emir approved Law No. 14 of 2014, The Cybercrime Prevention Law (“Cybercrime Law”). Although it has not yet been published in Qatar’s Official Gazette, the text of the law was published in the Arabic press by Al Raya. An unofficial tranlation is provided here by Squire Patton Boggs.