Walid Ben Salah

Associate Professor - Business Law and Ethics (Law 200) coordinator

Walid Ben Salah is an Associate Professor of Business Law and Ethics at Zayed University. He holds degrees from the Universities of Aix-Marseille (France) and Tunis El Manar (Tunisia).

Dr. Walid has published extensively in the areas of Business Law, Criminal Business Law, Cybercrime, and Sports Law.

His teaching experience includes business law, financial markets law, criminal law, cybercrime, Sports contracts.


Arabic, English, French, Italian.


Research and Professional Activities

Research interests:

Business Law, Criminal Law, Cybercrime, Sports Law.

Current Projects:

-          Virtual currencies and criminal law.

-          Digital economy and the threat of cybercrime.


Criminal Law, Business Law, Cybercrime, Sports Law.

Teaching Areas

Business Law and Ethics (Undergraduate).


1.      Walid Ben Salah, “Dark internet and virtual currencies : The New challenges of Criminal law”,  Kuwait International Law School Journal, Special supplement Issue N3 Part 2, October 2018, page 389.

2.      Walid Ben Salah, “Proposals for a modern corporate law”, in book “Mélanges offerts au Doyen Hafedh Ben Salah”, Centre de Publication Universitaire, 2019, Tunis, page 23, ISBN: 9789973379665.

3.      Walid Ben Salah,International transfer of minors and FIFA regulations”, Accepted for publication in the proceedings of the International conference “Law and Sports: Current and Future Perspectives”, Conference organized by Qatar University and Qatar Olympic committee, 2017, LexisNexis Middle East Law (www.lexismiddleeast.com).

4.      Walid Ben Salah, "Microfinance and new technologies", in book “Legal aspects of the microfinance”, Edition La Maison du Livre, 2017, ISBN: 9789938872170.

5.      Walid Ben Salah, "Stock market crimes", in book “Centenary of Tunisian Penal Code : Past, present and future”, Latrach Group for specialized books, Tunis, 2016, p. 875, ISBN : 9789938898927.