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Common Misconceptions Surrounding Divorce in Dubai and England for Dubai Residents

When an expat couple leaves the shores of England for the sunny beaches and tax free salary packages that Dubai has on offer, the idea of divorce is far away from their minds. Yet if we are honest with ourselves, we do not only pack sandals, sharp suits and cocktail dresses, we come with another … Continue reading Common Misconceptions Surrounding Divorce in Dubai and England for Dubai Residents

UAE Labour Law Terms Every Employee Needs to Know

THE UAE LABOUR LAW DEFINED The Federal Law No 8. Of 1980 is the legislation that governs UAE Labour Law. Given the huge number of expatriates employed in the UAE, it is significant to know some of the key terms contained in the UAE Labour Law and in many employment contracts and this Article aims … Continue reading UAE Labour Law Terms Every Employee Needs to Know

Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award 2016

The DIFC Courts’ Legal Gala dinner is held annually in Dubai to recognise and celebrate the achievements of lawyers and law firms, and in particular, those participating in the DIFC Courts’ Pro Bono Programme. On the evening, awards are presented to lawyers and law firms to celebrate their contribution to the profession and society, including … Continue reading Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award 2016