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  • Learn About Whistleblower Protection in the UAE

    criminal law

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    July 15, 2021

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    315 views

    The concept of whistleblowing is covered under the penal code of the UAE which includes a requisite whereby all the individual are required to report any type of criminal activity.


  • How are physical assaults punished in the UAE?

    criminal law

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    June 02, 2021

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    447 views

    A crime involving a physical attack or even a threat of attack can be potentially classified as an assault.


  • What Is Your Defense Against Charges Of Forgery In UAE?

    criminal law

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    November 12, 2020

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    1125 views

    The crime of forgery generally happens by creating a fake or fraudulent document. However, in the event the individual is unable to create such a forged document, the court may not consider it as a forgery.


  • New Updates on Criminal Law During Covid19 In UAE

    criminal law

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    July 22, 2020

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    1210 views

    The continuous COVID-19 pandemic has prompted an incredible number of changes to the manner in which we work, mingle and socially connect.


  • Murder of an Indian Couple in Dubai

    criminal law

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    June 29, 2020

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    1129 views

    A recent tragedy hit UAE on Thursday, 18 June 2020, when an Indian couple was brutally stabbed and robbed by the accused post breaking and entering in the house with an intention to commit theft.


  • Imprisonment For Spreading Coronavirus in UAE

    criminal law

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    May 09, 2020

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    1102 views

    Ee are obviously confronting a very dubious situation such as lockdowns, shut down of many businesses, travel restrictions, social distancing, no-human contact have immediately become world’s reaction towards the pandemic.


  • Can You Use Whatsapp Messages As Evidence In UAE Courts?

    criminal law

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    December 11, 2019

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    4276 views

    The law governing the electronic evidence is Electronic Transactions and Commerce Law Number 2 of 2002 herein mentioned as the Electronic Transactions Law.


  • Can a child be held criminally liable?

    criminal law

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    November 20, 2019

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    1094 views

    Compos Mentis is one amongst the other significant elements in establishing criminal accountability.


  • Expatriates will face deportation in drugs cases

    criminal law

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    October 21, 2019

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    3267 views

    UAE nightlife may seem attractive on the outside yet dangerous on the inside. Similar to the whole world, UAE is also agonizing which the social peril called consumption of illegal drugs.


  • Do you want to file a case for theft?

    criminal law

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    October 19, 2019

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    3296 views

    Theft involves obtaining someone else's property with the intention of depriving the other person permanently from such movable property without their consent.


  • What are Do's and Don'ts of tweeting?

    criminal law

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    October 09, 2019

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    1593 views

    Moral etiquettes, if crossed leads to trouble regardless of the platform. Then don't be startled when people face trial due to what they wrote on social media especially in UAE where moral turpitude is frowned upon.


  • When should you hire a personal injury lawyer?

    criminal law

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    October 06, 2019

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    1785 views

    Someone's negligence is someone's loss, but that loss often leads to the right of seeking compensation.


  • UAE and South Africa Extradition Treaty

    criminal law

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    September 16, 2019

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    2259 views

    You can run, but you cannot hide, on this note the government of United Arab Emirates and South African government signed an extradition treaty and mutual legal collaboration in criminal matters in late 2018.


  • Extradition treaty between UAE and India

    criminal law

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    August 22, 2019

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    3295 views

    Extradition is the most recurrent type of international collaboration between two countries.


  • Criminal Liability for medical negligence

    criminal law

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    August 05, 2019

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    1547 views

    A bare review of the laws manifests that it is easy to determine the criminal intent of a person as he is always aware of acts and the consequences attached to it, yet it is one of the difficult tasks before the criminal court, depending upon varying circumstances of the case.


  • What are the criminal liabilities in medical negligence?

    criminal law

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    July 02, 2019

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    2895 views

    The relation between the patient and the doctor has been in a bubble for a while as we have come across numerous medical negligence cases where medical professionals have failed to exercise the reasonable duty of care.


  • Can a travel ban be imposed on personal guarantors?

    criminal law

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    June 12, 2019

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    2216 views

    Think about this situation - You are a majority shareholder of an organization which is confronting financial issues. The company applied for a bank loan. However, bank necessitates that a personal guarantor should offer a guarantee.


  • Abetting in Crime: Criminal accountability for parties involved

    criminal law

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    March 27, 2019

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    4828 views

    NOT JUST A CRIMINAL ACT WILL MAKE YOU A CRIMINAL So, the plan is that "A will enter the apartment wearing women's abaya with a key provided by C, B will wait outside in the car, and once we complete the act, we will keep the money at D's place." The plan is simple, and everyone is aware of their role in the act.


  • UAE Deportation: What you must do in the process

    criminal law

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    February 18, 2019

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    9326 views

    WHAT MUST YOU DO IF YOU ARE DEPORTED FROM UAE? UAE is a pool of legislation which governs every aspect of citizens' life residing in the country, ensuring peace and harmony.


  • Travel Ban in UAE: All you need to know

    criminal law

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    February 06, 2019

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    38409 views

    "The freedom of movement and residence will be granted within limits of laws" quotes from Article 29 of the UAE constitution offers freedom and simultaneously curtail it on the basis of law. It implies that everyone enjoys the freedom to travel inside and outside the country unless specifically objected by law through a travel ban.


  • UAE joins nations monitoring Offenders through Electronic Tagging

    criminal law

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    December 27, 2018

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    5903 views

    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 a handy, electronic, portable and wearable device, which is intended to restrict and monitor the convicts or the accused pending trial instead of giving them a jail term or police custody during the investigation.


  • With the new Law in the UAE, the Prosecution Can Allow the Accused and the Victim to Settle Criminal Matters Amicably.

    criminal law

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    December 18, 2018

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    5820 views

    This article discuss the new Law in the UAE, which the Prosecution Can Allow the Accused and the Victim to Settle Criminal Matters Amicably.


  • Good Bye to Entangling Investigations, Minor Crimes to be Disposed within One Day in the UAE.

    criminal law

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    December 10, 2018

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    5490 views

    This article discuss 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 empowers prosecutors, subject to the limits provided in the law, to find the accused guilty of specific misdemeanours and issue a decision of penalty against the convict without referring the matter to the court.


  • Arresting Individuals

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    4235 views

    This article explains how arresting individuals work under the UAE Criminal Procedure Law No. 35 1992 and its amendment. It further demonstrates potential scenarios for arresting an individual in the criminal procedure law...


  • Arrest Order Issued by the Public Prosecution

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    4348 views

    This article explains about how the arrest orders are issued by the public prosecution, its validity, and contents and further discusses about the length of detention period according to Article 101, 104 and 105 of the Criminal...


  • Pretrial Imprisonment Order

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    4604 views

    This article clarifies how the Pre-trial imprisonment orders are issued, its power, and contents and further discusses about the discretionary power that public prosecution hold to issue the pretrial imprisonment order unless there is a...


  • Bail Procedure

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    10631 views

    This article will further clarify the arrest warrant procedures and pretrial imprisonment order procedures. It also simplifies the matter of provisional release until the investigation is completed, which is commonly known as Bail.


  • Rules and Regulations Followed in Criminal Cases

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    8575 views

    The article sheds some light on the rules and regulation which has to be followed in the Sessions in most of the criminal cases under the Criminal Procedures Law, Federal Law No. (35) Of the Year 1992 and its amendments.


  • Witness Hearing Before the Criminal Courts

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2017

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    3254 views

    This article simplifies the witness hearing procedures in the criminal proceedings. It further discusses the rights of the prosecutors, the victim, the accused and his or her attorney.


  • Referral After Completion of Investigation

    criminal law

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    January 16, 2016

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    4066 views

    This article explains the procedure of referring the cases to criminal courts from prosecution after the completion of the investigation stage.


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