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Do You Need Any Permission for A Second Marriage in the UAE?
The UAE laws allow for all nationals as well as expatriates to conduct and solemnize their marriages in the UAE. When it comes to Islamic Marriages, the Sharia provisions will apply, and regardless of the nationality of persons...
Abusive behavior at home is a worldwide issue crossing national boundaries just as financial, social, and racial issues.
Everything You Need to Know About Abu Dhabi's Revised Family Law
Abu Dhabi's reform comes a year after the UAE at a federal level started to reform its legal system to make it more attractive for investment.
Abu Dhabi Now Allows Non-Muslims to Apply for Unilateral Divorce
The new Decree amends the previous practices applicable to the divorce of non-Muslims and allows the concept of unilateral divorce for the first time.
4 Major Components of a Child Custody Agreement
UAE laws on child custody and related rights are best understood to focus on the sole objective of ensuring and protecting the well-being of the child.
Divorce vs Annulment
There are certain key legal requirements that are to be met in order for a Muslim marriage to be recognized as a valid marriage in the UAE.
What is the Function of the Family Guidance Committee?
In relation to family law, the only mode of mediation is through the Family Guidance Committee. The commencement of most family cases must be referred here.
Compensation Types After Divorce
This video shows The wife's claims are the compensation type after divorce.
What Are The Punishments And Fines For Child Negligence In The UAE
In the UAE, the rights of the children are protected without any discrimination based on origin, sex, home country, religion, social status, or disability of any child.
Key Things to Know About UAE’s Inheritance Law
The UAE Personal Status Law defines ‘inheritance’ as ‘the imperative devolution of the property and financial rights upon the death of their owner to those deserving.
UAE Strengthens its Fight Against Domestic Abuse
UAE announced the launch of a family protection policy aimed at tackling domestic violence. The policy emphasizes that it's a crucial step needed to "safeguard all sections of society."
How Long Must You Be Married Before You Can File for Divorce?
Learn more about divorce laws in the UAE in this short video
Filing for Divorce? Here is the Checklist!
The Personal Status Court in Dubai deals with divorce matters for both Emiratis and Expats.
I don't want my husband to take a second wife - can this be in our marriage contract?
Both parties to the marriage contract may request to add special conditions in their marriage contract, provided these conditions are compliant with Sharia principles.
Can I Report My Husband for Stealing from Me?
Dr. Hassan Elhais explains if a wife can register a case of theft to husband who stole money from her.
What is the law regarding Child abduction in the UAE?
Dr. Hassan Elhais explains different cases of child abduction in the UAE.
Lets Learn UAE Family Law
Don't miss to be a part of an extremely interactive session prepared by Dr. Hassan Elhais and introduced by Mr. Byron James with regards UAE Family law, through this webinar.
He is not your sponsor after divorce
How can I leave the country if my husband is withholding my visa? You must watch this very informative 2D animated video prepared by Dr. Hassan Elhais.
How to claim Financial Support in Divorce?
Find out from this 2D animated short video about a couple under a divorce proceeding, created under crucial guidance of Dr Hassan Elhais.
Marriage Certificate attestation: How to authorize?
How can I seek attestation on my Marriage certificate? Check out this 2D animated video for attestation regarding issues prepared by Dr. Hassan Elhais.
Your Divorce Your Choice!
What all types of divorces exist under the UAE laws? Check out this amazing 2D animated video regarding the types of divorces under UAE laws by a renowned legal consultant in the UAE, Dr. Hassan Elhais.
Family Law - Parental Child Abduction under UAE Law
Date: February 14, 2019 - Legal Consultant in Dubai Dr. Hassan Elhais answers frequently asked questions related to parental child abduction in the United Arab Emirates.
AlaAn TV - Domestic Abuse, Custody, and Divorce Laws in the Middle East
Year: 2013 - Expert opinion of Dr. Hassan Elhais, specializing in and comparing various Middle Eastern jurisdictions when it comes to marriage, domestic abuse, custody, and protection available to women. This interview was broadcast on AlaAn TV more than seven times.
Child Abduction - Answering Legal Questions UAE
Date: Dec 20, 2015 - Exclusive interview with a Legal Consultant in Dubai Dr. Hassan Elhais answers frequently asked questions related to child abduction in the United Arab Emirates.
Family Law - Answering Legal Questions UAE
Date: November 19, 2015 - Legal Consultant in Dubai Dr. Hassan Elhais answers frequently asked questions related to family law here in the United Arab Emirates.