- Legal Articles
- Ask Elhais
March 18, 2018
In my publication this week, I discussed about the laws relevant to the medical practice and their importance to be adhered by the medical practitioners in the UAE. Medical practitioner's duty, includes disclosure of the correct nature and severity of the disease to the patent, and the patient's family members. Doctor's ignorance and negligence or any other medical liability will be dealt according to the UAE Federal Law No. 10 of 2008.
January 14, 2018
In my publication this week, I discussed about limitations of filing a theft case against a family member (siblings, parents, children or spouses). I also discussed about aggravating circumstances in a theft case that can warrant a higher sentence.
December 03, 2017
In my publication this week, I discussed about various applicable statute of limitation in civil and criminal cases.
November 25, 2017
In my publication this week, I discussed about the applicable law and punishment for human trafficking in the UAE. I also gave my analysis how such criminal activities can impact the societies in UAE.
November 18, 2017
In my publication this week, I explained applicability of new Criminal Order Law, regarding cheque cases, where the punishment is only a fine if the value of cheque is less than AED 200,000. I also discussed about the applicability of local laws on real estate(s) located in the UAE.
August 13, 2017
In my publication this week, I discussed about the legal implications in the event of a bounced cheque. I also discussed about the legal remedy and available course of action.
August 06, 2017
In my publication this week, I discussed about filing an expert case with the courts to determine if there are any discrepancy in mortgage payments. I also discussed about the consequences for breaching the bail conditions.
July 21, 2017
In my publication this week, I discussed about an ongoing case at our firm which was decided in our client's favour. To summarize, the case was filed on behalf of estranged wife to seek full custody of her daughter in the UAE. Before initiating proceedings in the UAE, both parties had obtained a final divorce and custody judgment in their home country. According to that judgment, the custody was awarded to the wife but wife had agreed with her husband that allowed the daughter to travel with him every year. The problem started when the Husband travelled with his daughter to the UAE and cut-off all contacts or ties with the wife back home. This transpired proceedings against the Husband in the UAE. After hearing arguments from both sides, the court awarded full custody to the wife.
May 16, 2017
In this publication, I discussed about the legal obligation to inform child protection specialists or child protection units if there was any threat to the child's physical, psychological, moral or mental health as per the Child Protection Law.
December 15, 2016
In my interview this week in The National newspaper, I explained the conditions for requesting bail in the event of an arrest. I further explained whether or not it is possible to for a victim to request the public prosecutor to deny a bail.
November 16, 2014
In my interview this week in The National newspaper, I spoke about the legal status of compensation in the separate cases of tort and contractual liabilities. I also outlined the law as it related to the specific facts behind our success in obtaining Dh600, 000 in compensation for one of our clients.
Total Publications: 11