Visas and salary questions

As I explained in last week's column, I receive a lot of legal queries. The most common issues are inevitably labor related. There's a...

Alcohol and the law in Kuwait

I am extremely grateful that my clients and readers come from all walks of life and that I get to work with companies and...

Abolish 153

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Many people have been recently speaking about honor killings in Islamic countries and the culture...

Understanding Kuwait’s Laws

The legal system in Kuwait is more progressed than people seem to think. Even though the constitution was written more than half a century...

Visa regulations

This week I read news reports that Kuwait's new visa regulations will not permit newcomers to the country to receive a visa if they...

Ramadan hours for domestic workers

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

Filing a complaint at the manpower authority

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Many working expats in Kuwait want to know what to do when they are dealing...

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...

Rental laws

Kuwait's population increased by 100,000 families in the past 10 years, not counting the thousands of people that are coming to Kuwait to work....

Ending an employment agreement

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Summer is coming, which means for schools, cultural centers and other educational businesses, it is...

Non-disclosure agreement

Attorney Fajer Ahmed An NDA stands for a non-disclosure agreement, and is the most common agreement requested by...

Freedom of speech

Attorney Fajer Ahmed Freedom of speech is a principle that has been discussed on multiple occasions in Kuwait....

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10th July