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Covid-19 Impact On Rental Contracts In UAE
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 week ago
The administration of UAE is undertaking brisk activities to make consoling commotions for helping may organizations registered within UAE. Several free-zone authorities are issuing significant relief packages for companies registered within, such as relaxation in ...
Impact on Working Hours during Ramadan Due to Covid-19
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 week ago
Federal Law number 8 of 1980 on UAE Labor Law governs all major issues with regards to employment in the private sector of UAE, including, but not limited to the working hours of the employees. ...
All that you should know about the New Anti-Money Laundering Law
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 week ago
AS part of the requirement of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a Federal Decree No. 20 of 2018 on anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism was issued on 23 September 2018. From ...
Can Impact of Coronavirus be a Force Majeure Event?
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 week ago
Cancellation of all events, temporary closure of most business units, mandatory lockdown and restrictions on local and international travel, not exactly how we all were presuming 2020 to be! The aftermath of coronavirus outbreak is ...
UAE joins nations monitoring Offenders through Electronic Tagging
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 month ago
The Law No. 17 of 2018 provides for an alternative to imprisonment in certain offences and subject to certain restrictions, which we have amplified in the following part herein. The alternative to imprisonment comes as ...
With the new Law in the UAE, the Prosecution Can Allow the Accused and the Victim to Settle Criminal Matters Amicably.
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 month ago
The new amendment to the UAE Criminal Procedure Law provides for an amicable settlement opportunity to the parties in a criminal case, namely the victim and the accused under the aegis of the prosecution. This ...
Good Bye to Entangling Investigations, Minor Crimes to be Disposed within One Day in the UAE.
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 month ago
Criminal Order is a new procedural system established by the amendment to the UAE Criminal Procedure Law, which envisages efficient and seamless transition of workflow with the goal to lessen the judicial workload. The system ...
Measures of UAE Ministry Of Labor To Curb Spread Of Coronavirus
By Dr. Hassan Elhais · 1 month ago
UAE Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization (MOHRE) has recently issued new Ministerial Resolution number 279 of the 2020 concerning Employment stability for non-national employees working in the private sector amidst the period of applying ...
Heirs According to Sharia
By Hassan Elhais · 5 years ago
Principles of Succession: Shariah lays down the relations that qualify as heirs following the death of an individual. The deceased’s estate can only be transferred to persons who qualify as heirs under Shariah Law principles. ...