24. Civil compensation

(1) Any person prescribed in Rules made by the DFSA as being liable for a Prospectus is liable to pay compensation to another person who has acquired Securities to which the Prospectus relates and who has suffered loss or damage arising from any untrue or misleading statement in the Prospectus or the omission from it of any material matter required to have been included in the Prospectus under the Law or Rules.
(2) The DFSA may make Rules prescribing circumstances in which a person who would otherwise be liable under Article 24(1) will not be so liable.
(3) Nothing in this Article affects the powers, rights or liabilities that any person may have apart from this Article including the power to institute proceedings under Article 94 of the Regulatory Law 2004.