UAE & Saudi Arabia: A practical guide to employment law and best practice

8 MAY 2019
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM BST
DLA Piper UK LLP
160 Aldersgate Street
London
EC1A 4HT
United Kingdom
£299 + VAT

Programme:

  • Overview: The employment & labour landscape; Sharia law and the local culture
  • Recruitment: Set up; Pre-hire checks; Hiring locals and expats; The Nitaqat programme
  • Employment status: Employment status options
  • Employment contracts and policies: Employment contracts; Probationary periods; Policies; Language requirements
  • Working time, time off work: Restrictions on working hours; Overtime; Vacation; Sick leave; Other time off work
  • Pay and benefits: Minimum wage; Benefits and pensions
  • Equality legislation and family rights: Discrimination protection; Maternity leave
  • Managing poor performance: Dos and don'ts
  • Termination of employment: Individual termination; Collective dismissals
  • Restrictive covenants: Permissible restrictions; Conditions required for effective covenants
  • Dispute resolution: Common claims and a summary of the process

A discount of 20% is available for multiple bookings