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DIVORCE UNDER SHARIA IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
In the UAE, divorce cases may be adjudicated in accordance with a foreign law, such as the law of the spouses’ home country or the law which gove...
How to Manage Debt Claims Part Two – Filing Court Claims
Whilst there may be creative solutions for collecting debt using legal communication or negotiation tools, some debtors may fail to settle their payment obligations. If a debtor is not willing to honor an agreement or even consider the possibility of settling debts in an honest manner in accordance with the laws, it may be difficult to resolve the matter through negotiation.
How to Manage Debt Claims Part One: Settlements and Pre-Litigation
COVID-19 has applied the brakes to much of the economic activity taking place worldwide. Unfortunately, many debtors are using the unstable econom...
The Stability of Employment Contracts During COVID-19
08 April 2020 As the spread of COVID-19 worldwide cases continue to climb, the UAE government has undertaken measures to prevent the spread of the...
Your To-Do Guide Before Leaving the UAE
Repatriation is highly common among expatriates who live and work in the United Arab Emirates (“UAE”). Irrespective of the reason for leaving, it ...
Cutting Back on Fraud: The Enforcement of UAE Judgments in India
  On the 17th January 2020, the Ministry of Law and Justice in India declared the UAE as a “Reciprocating Territory” for the purposes of enforcing...
Influencer License
​In March 2018, the UAE National Media Council (NMC) issued the long-awaited Electronic Media Regulation (“Regulation”) governing the Influencer L...
Mortgage
We often require loans from banks and other financial institutions. However, lenders routinely demand security for providing monetary assistance t...
Tenancy
In Dubai and Abu Dhabi, residents who do not own their own homes spend, on average, over 40 percent of their annual income on rent. Given the hig...
Travel Ban In The UAE
Travel Ban Info For The UAE The UAE is a cosmopolitan hub of trade and commerce in the MENA region. The country’s strong rule of law and high livi...
Insolvency Law
The Insolvency Law No. 19 of 2019 (“Insolvency Law”) aims to combat the procedural difficulties associated with debt collection. Insolvent residen...
Arbitrary Termination Under UAE Labor
The United Arab Emirates is a hub of trade and commerce across the Middle East. The country boasts strong rule of law and a high standard of livi...

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