Domestic workers’ right to day off

A social media influencer recently portrayed to her followers her dismissal of what she called new regulations for domestic workers of a certain nationality,...

Ramadan hours for domestic workers

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Domestic workers in Kuwait are a big part of our lifestyle. I have always heard...

Residency renewal

Obtaining a residency in Kuwait is sometimes a very complicated matter. I have been introduced through my line of work to many clients who...

Off day

I have been receiving questions on what seems to be a proposed new law going around social media, and people do not seem to...

Problems with passports and residency

As a practicing lawyer, I am appalled by the large number of violations regarding passports and residencies, even though I have written about the...

Shareholder Agreements – Startups in Kuwait

The startup scene in Kuwait has really taken off. We have a lot of talent, creativity and independence in Kuwait but also the legal...

Forced labor

Attorney Fajer Ahmed I love Kuwait. I love it unconditionally. Kuwait is one of the first spaces, places,...

Changes and what they mean legally

The world is changing expeditiously; I can feel it, I am sure you can feel and see it too. The rise of terrorist groups,...

Working in Kuwait

I remember when I first started my career as a lawyer. I got a job in one of Kuwait's finest law firms (technically and...

Criminal laws in Kuwait

What constitutes a crime varies from one country to another, and what might be a social norm in one country can be a serious...

Lending and borrowing money

Today I will discuss the legal issues regarding lending or borrowing money, as I have never discussed these issues before and I seem to...

Starting a business in Kuwait

I think for many people starting their own business is a dream come true. To have that independence, to wake up every morning and...

E Paper

29th October