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Husband cannot work under wifeís sponsorship
The prevailing regulations in the UAE do not allow a husband to be employed while he is under the sponsorship of his wife.
Legal View: Check for non-competitor clause before resigning
Non-competitor clause or agreement imposes restrictions on employee from taking up employment with a competitor of the employer.
Issuing NOC for driving licence is employerís discretion
It is not mandatory for the employer to issue the NOC and escalating this matter to the Ministry of Labour may not help the employee.
No ban if one does not wish to renew employment contract
No ban is imposed by the Ministry of Labour on employee whose visa is sponsored by their spouse/family.
Legal View: Approach Ministry of Labour for final settlement disputes
If a previous employer does not pay the entitlements within a reasonable time, the employee can approach the Ministry of Labour seeking their help.
Legal View: Steps to be taken before tendering resignation
Make sure that all the communication regarding the resignation are made in writing as far as may be practicable.
Legal View: No ban if employee switches job to free zone
If a worker bound by a limited period contract leaves his work before the expiry of his contract period he shall not be entitled to severance pay.
Always refer to fine-print of insurance policy documents
If the policy generally mentions that it will cover all kinds of medical expenses including emergency and or ICU expenses, then you should have a bonafide claim against the insurance company.
Landlords have the right to hike rents at time of renewal
There are no specific provisions or mandates as to an upper limit on the possible rental hikes in Sharjah.
Retirement age in private sector entities is 65 years
The upper limit of 65 years on the retirement age may be further increased in consideration of the individualís nature of work.
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