10 Surprising Aspects of UAE Labour Law



Sunday, 28.03.2021, 10 am to 11 am Dubai local time (GMT +4)
in cooperation with the Swedish Business Council


1. Onboarding Stage

  • Job Advertisement
  • Job Interview

2. Employment Stage

  • Working Hours in Ramadan
  • Overtime
  • Parental Leave
  • Sick Note

3. Offboarding Stage

  • Termination during Leave
  • Termination of Unlimited Term Contracts
  • Termination of Limited Term Contracts
  • Court Proceedings


Lisa Merod is a German qualified lawyer and an accredited legal consultant in Dubai. At ANDERS LEGAL CONSULTANCY, Lisa advises clients on UAE law with a special focus on employment law. Lisa's expertise includes drafting and reviewing employment contracts, employee handbooks and settlement agreements as well as assessing individual employment matters, such as calculations of end-of-service benefits and bonus arrangements.



All information provided during the webinar has been carefully perused. However, no legal responsibility or liability whatsoever, in particular for completeness, accuracy and topicality, can be assumed. Specialist advice should be sought for any individual case.