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About Khairallah Legal

Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, a law firm based in Dubai, is one of the leading Law firms in UAE. We have some of the best lawyers in Dubai and provide excellent legal assistance in various areas. Please check out our law practice areas page for more details. Should you require any legal assistance, feel free to contact us.

Child custody in UAE

This blog article discuss about the Legitimacy of Child Custody as per UAE Personal Status Law no. 28 of 2008, Conditions of Eligibility & Order of Custodians Authored by Legal Advisor: Hussain Mohammed Aref Hussain The Legitimacy of Child Custody One of the most important aspects of the dissolution of marriage or divorce is the children given birth to by such marriage, their fate, and the parent, best fit to attend to, raise, take care of, guard them, achieve their best interest and repel any harm thereto. The interpretive memo of UAE Personal Status Law noted that the custody is … Continue reading Child custody in UAE

Drink and drive law & the punishment in UAE

This article describes the UAE Traffic Law concerning driving under the influence of an alcoholic or narcotic substance or the like and the penalties. Federal Law No. 21 of 1995 “Concerning traffic” as amended is the law, which governs traffic and regulates vehicles. The law also stipulates the sanctions for traffic crimes and procedures related thereto. Drink and drive law in UAE It is strictly prohibited for the driver of any vehicle to drive while under the influence of an alcoholic or narcotic substance or the like regardless of whether the consumption itself of an alcoholic or narcotic substance is … Continue reading Drink and drive law & the punishment in UAE

UAE traffic fines for fleeing after an accident

The UAE Traffic Law concerning the driver’s liability including the UAE traffic fines for fleeing in the event of an accident. Federal Law No. 21 of 1995 “Concerning traffic” as amended is the law, which governs traffic and regulates vehicles. The law also stipulates the sanctions for traffic crimes and procedures related thereto. Obligations of the driver of a motor vehicle in case of an accident In accordance with the provisions of the Article No. 5 of the Traffic Law every driver shall hand his personal papers and those of the vehicle to any attending policeman in the event an … Continue reading UAE traffic fines for fleeing after an accident

Principles of the Joint Ownership Provisions

Some Principles of the Joint Ownership Provisions According to UAE Civil Transactions Act issued by the Federal Law No (5) of 1985 And amended by Federal Law No (1) of 1987 Written by the Legal Counselor: Hussain Mohammed Aref Hussain Definition: Joint ownership is concerned with a specific property owned by more than one person due to any acquisition grounds and the shares of the co-owners vary according to the source of said ownership. Inheritance represents the most common source of ownership as upon the death of any bequeather with various heirs, a joint property is transferred to those heirs … Continue reading Principles of the Joint Ownership Provisions

Happy New Year from Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants

Dear Our Valued Clients, New year comes to give us a fresh hope for a better future and success, New Year gives us dream for that, we will face challenges with confidence. On New Year’s Day and every day may your dreams and hopes succeed with the blessings of God. Thank you for your support. It has been a pleasure helping you reach your goals, and we look forward to serving you again in the New Year. On the occasion of New Year’s, our offices will remain closed on Wednesday 01st of January 2014. Work will be resumed on Thursday … Continue reading Happy New Year from Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants

Dubai to host World Expo 2020

Yesterday, 27th Novermber 2013, would be marked with golden ink in the history of United Arab Emirates as Dubai was voted winner of the World Expo 2020 bid, by a huge margin, at the 154th BIE General Assembly in Paris. The UAE received 116 votes out of a total of 165. Dubai to host World Expo 2020 Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Higher Committee on Hosting the World Expo 2020 in Dubai tweeted from Paris: “I would like to congratulate #UAE President, @HHShkMohd & the people of #UAE on winning Expo 2020.” Dubai is hosting World … Continue reading Dubai to host World Expo 2020

We are a winner of Dubai SME 100 award

Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, one of the leading Law firms in Dubai, has received the SME 100 Dubai award for its performances during the period 2012-2013. Dubai SME 100 is a bi-yearly premier ranking of Dubai’s 100 top performing Small to Medium Enterprise, launched by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for SME Development (Dubai SME). Khairallah Advocates & Legal Advocates has been selected among the SME100 Dubai Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants came at the 100th position of SME100 2013 and are the only legal company in the list. A detailed look at the SME100 report card shows Khairallah … Continue reading We are a winner of Dubai SME 100 award

Free Legal Consultation & Ramadan Wishes

Ramadan Kareem Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants wishing all residents of UAE a Peaceful & Blessed Ramadan. FREE Legal Consultation On this auspicious occasion, we are happy to announce that we are providing legal consultation FREE of cost for everyone in UAE during the sacred month of Ramadan. We provide legal consultation in the following practice areas and more: Civil & Commercial Litigation Criminal Litigation Corporate & Commercial Law Maritime Law Establishment & Company Formation Employment Law Mediation & Arbitration Dispute Resolution & Settlement For more information, please check the Practice Areas section on our website. Please contact us if … Continue reading Free Legal Consultation & Ramadan Wishes

Media Obscenity

Media Obscenity is an important thing to tackle as the effect could be huge. The aspect of media law which the author is intending to discuss in this article regards the law of Obscenity. It is a rather complex area of law in the Common Law jurisdiction (especially in the United Kingdom) but it is rather interesting in the way in which it draws a distinction between what is, and what is not obscene. Media Obscenity in UK The benchmark case that heavily contributed to the interpretation of the topic in the early stages of its enactment was in the … Continue reading Media Obscenity

Issues with penalty for cheque bounce

Cheque bounce issues are very common in U.A.E just like anywhere else. Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants, Law firm in Dubai, have dealt with a lot of criminal cases due to bounced cheques. As mentioned in our other blogarticle related to Bounced cheques, the law surrounding penalizing individuals for issuing bounced cheques is very clear on the point that one will be sentenced to detention or to a fine, if he or she draws a cheque, in bad faith, without sufficient funds. In practice, this means that at the time of writing the cheque the drawee, namely the person writing … Continue reading Issues with penalty for cheque bounce