The Guarantees for Protecting The Remuneration and The Procurement Thereof UAE LABOR LAW

The remuneration shall include all the monetary and in-kind elements provided by the employer to the worker in exchange for the effort and time provided by the worker. The U.A.E Labor Law has provided guarantees to protect the worker’s wage and to obtain it in full as stipulated by law as follows: First: Protecting The Remuneration from The Deduction: In accordance with Article No. (60) of the Labor Law, any amounts of money may not be deducted from the employee’s remuneration to recover rights, except in the following cases: A.…

Sex Offender Label and Social Death

American citizens labeled as sex offenders are perhaps the most ostracized and condemned group of people in the whole of the civilized world today. Even though these people have served their court ordered sentences and, in many cases, paid restitution to their victims, they are additionally penalized for decades, if not for life, with measures that severely limit their freedom of movement, employment, property ownership and having a normal family life, among other things. In other words, being forced to register as sex offenders has many personal and social restrictions…

What You Expect in Forced Marriage

Many people enter into marriage expecting so many things. They enter into wedlock for so many reasons. It can be a blissful institution when everything is alright. However, you will find people who entered into the marriage by force. Forced marriage is quite common than people think. It happens mainly to vulnerable people of the developing world. This is not to say that the west is immune, many girls are taken forcibly into marriage. It is vital to establish what a forced marriage is first before you identify it. This…

The Child Status Protection Act (CSPA)

The Child Status Protection Act brings long over due relief to children that are excluded from immigrating with their families due to age. The Child Status Protection Act, often called CSPA, became effective on August 6, 2002 and benefits those children that became 21 year old adults after August 6, 2002. It may also benefit a child that ages out prior to August 6, 2002 where a petition is pending on August 6, 2002 or the petition was approved and an adjustment application was filed on or before August 6,…

Consulting An Elder Law Attorney Can Help You Be Comfortable In Your Old Age

Old age is something relating which many people are in denial. They do not like to believe that they are going to get eaten one day, though old age does slowly creep up on them. Such people usually do not plan for their later years and may have to face several legal and financial issues, along with the typical physical and emotional problems bought on by age. If you want to enjoy good quality of life even when you get old, it is necessary to plan in advance. It is…

How a Foreign National Can Buy Real Estate in America

Opportunities for real estate investment for foreigners is wide and varied in the United States. It does not matter where you're from and what currency you'd be using to purchase a property, you have a property waiting for you. There are generally three kinds of real estate investment available to foreigners. These investments include the commercial estate investment and residential property investment. Residential properties are further classified into single family properties, apartments or condominiums and recreational properties. Regardless of what kind of real estate you are interested in, there are…

So Your Business Has a Legal Problem – 8 Useful Tips on What to Expect From Your Lawyer

As a business owner, you are usually run off your feet with the challenges of operating your business. The last thing you need to worry about is a legal problem. Many business people put off dealing with a legal problem because they don’t know where to turn, don’t have the time, or most often, are afraid of how much it will cost and how much time it will take. Legal issues come in many forms: · A customer failed to pay an account despite many promises. · You just received…

Some Reflections on Musical and Legal Interpretation

Kevin Toh, University College London, is publishing Authenticity, Ontology, and Natural History: Some Reflections on Musical and Legal Interpretation in Law Under a Democratic Constitution: Essays in Honour of Jeffrey Goldsworthy (Lisa Crawford, Patrick Emerton, & Dale Smith, eds., Oxford: Hart Publishing)(forthcoming). Here is the abstract. This paper is an attempt to exploit a set of analogies between music and law. Both the originalist movement in law and the so-called period instrument movement in classical music gathered momentum in earnest in the late 1970’s and the early 1980’s. And both…

Codicils and Trends in Succession Law

Succession law is the area of law which governs the transmission of property rights from one holder to other persons. When we talk about the law of succession we are discussing the movement of the rights to property, since of course some property such as land will not itself move. In Western legal systems and in many others, this transmission takes place on the death of the previous holder, consequently death has an important place in the law of succession. The transmission of property from one generation to another is…

Note on the Polish Supreme Court preliminary ruling request of 2 August 2018

Alicja Sikora, Legal Service, Council of the European Union As Eugene Ionesco put it, you can only predict things after they have happened (Rhinoceros, 1959). On Thursday the Polish Supreme Court submitted to the European Court of Justice a preliminary ruling request under Article 267 TFEU. While doing so it also suspended the application of a Polish law forcing the early retirement of Supreme Court justices who are above 65 years old, including the President of the Supreme Court whose mandate is guaranteed by the Polish Constitution. This is a…