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Mother’s Day Wishes

Last updated on May 23rd, 2019 at 01:56 pmKhairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants Wishes All Mothers A Happy Mothers Day. Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants sends their best wishes to all mothers in UAE and especially H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Mother of Arabs on occasion of Mother’s Day.

Criminal Rehabilitation in UAE

Last updated on May 23rd, 2019 at 02:21 pmThis article would tell you about the criminal rehabilitation in UAE and its classification. Criminal rehabilitation means removing the criminal effects from the criminal record of the convicted subject to certain conditions as stipulated by law. Rehabilitation aims at reducing the social consequences of the criminal judgments included in the criminal record, which may hinder the convicted from involving in society. According to Federal Law No. (36) Of 1992, rehabilitation is classified into two types: Legal Rehabilitation The judgment of conviction is dismissed by law without any judicial intervention or a request … Continue reading Criminal Rehabilitation in UAE

Trademark Infringement & Counterfeiting in UAE Law

Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 01:08 pmThis article would tell you how Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants helped one of their clients, a popular water brand, to resolve the trademark infringement dispute with a competitor. It was not a great surprise for the owner of a well-known water brand (Plaintiff) carrying business since 1969 in several countries to find its trademark was registered by Competitor Company (Respondent) in the UAE enjoying their trade name. When approached the concerned Ministry, Plaintiff was surprised by finding that the Respondent registered their trademark under same category/activity already. Plaintiff sent warning notice … Continue reading Trademark Infringement & Counterfeiting in UAE Law

44th UAE National Day Greetings

Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 01:10 pmKhairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants would like to send best wishes to all Leaders of the UAE, Citizens and Residents on occasion of 44th National Day. We salute martyrs who died defending nation’s dignity and pray for peace, harmony, happiness and prosperity. Happy National Day!  

Fire Insurance Policy in UAE

Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 01:39 pmEverybody knows that risk is an inherent aspect of Man’s life. It made him develops and takes precautionary measures to protect himself, his family and properties against risks . Despite being quite aware that such measures will not protect him from his fate, Man tends to take such measures to mitigate the adverse consequences of the risks whenever occurred. Among such measures is insurance whether for life or properties which include “Fire Insurance”. Insurance implies “Safety” and “Security” and legists have defined it as “an agreement that Insurer thereby undertakes to provide … Continue reading Fire Insurance Policy in UAE

Maritime Arbitration in Dubai – Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre

Last updated on December 26th, 2020 at 09:57 amUnited Arab Emirates (UAE) is the major maritime hubs bridging Asia and Europe. It is located geographically in the cross road of three major international maritime roads: Suez Cana, Bab el-Mandeb Strait and Strait of Hormuz. In the year 2007, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Ruler of Dubai, established Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) to monitor, develop and promote maritime activities in Dubai. UAE is registering dense maritime activity in oil and goods transportation. To increase confidence in the UAE market, DMCA took the initiative to establish a specialized maritime arbitration centre … Continue reading Maritime Arbitration in Dubai – Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre

Amendment in UAE Commercial Companies Law

Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 02:00 pmOn 1 July 2015, long-awaited Federal Law No. 2 of 2015 concerning Commercial Companies Law came into force, replacing Old Commercial Companies Federal Law No. 8 of 1984. As per the new law, all Companies are required to amend their existing Memorandum and Articles of Association to comply with the new law that raises level of corporate governance, offers more protection to shareholders and provides new governing rules for all type of Companies. Khairallah Advocates & Legal Consultants provide legal consultation on new Commercial Companies law and offer comprehensive legal assistance for amending … Continue reading Amendment in UAE Commercial Companies Law

Rights and Duties of a Witness in UAE Courts

Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 02:03 pm A witness is someone who has some useful information about a related crime and is called on to testify at the court. A witness has certain rights as well as responsibilities for they have an important role in the proceeding of Criminal cases. The information provided by witnesses becomes part of the evidence which the judge can accept or deny accordingly. UAE law has laid down certain conditions in which a testimony can be denied; for instance, in case of interests and hostility, it is the court’s responsibility to consider such … Continue reading Rights and Duties of a Witness in UAE Courts

The crime of libel under UAE Penal Code & its Punishment

Last updated on May 30th, 2019 at 10:25 amUnited Arab Emirates constitution shapes social and cultural norms for the state’s evolution. Article 25 of the Constitution defines all citizens as equal before the law, explicitly forbidding discrimination and defamation on the basis of religion and social status and it establishes that those accused of breaking the law are to be considered innocent until proven guilty. Article 44 of the Constitution contains express provision that it is duty incumbent upon all the people living in the United Arab Emirates to respect and comply with Constitution, laws, orders issued by public authorities … Continue reading The crime of libel under UAE Penal Code & its Punishment

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