Mondaq Middle East & Africa: Family and Matrimonial
Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP)
TRIPLEOKLAW Advocates LLP
Marysheila Oduor, Partner and head of Family Law at TRIPLEOKLAW, comments on the types of services provided by the department.
Kaplan & Stratton
It is a fact of life that death is inevitable so we might as well actively plan for it by writing a Will.
Fred-Young & Evans
The Childs Right Act, 2003 provides for adoption of a child in Nigeria.
Perchstone & Graeys
Unlike some countries, the United States of America and France for instance, the United Kingdom (UK) does not generally charge Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on property disposals by non-residents.
Perchstone & Graeys
One of the foremost desires of most property owners is to be able to decide the manner in which their real and personal property will be disposed upon their passing.
Perchstone & Graeys
In the course of marriage, it is common for couples to jointly acquire property as their matrimonial home.
Wedlake Bell
Since 1 June 2015, parents travelling to South Africa with a child under the age of 18 must, in addition to producing a valid passport and (where required) a valid visa for the child, also produce a full, unabridged birth certificate as proof of parenthood.
Millers
Have you ever wondered whether a simple hand written (last minute) will may not do the thing instead of all the legal jargon and formalities?
Schoemanlaw Inc
A person nominated to receive an inheritance, whether in a will or by virtue of the laws of intestate succession, may choose to either adiate or repudiate that inheritance.
Schoemanlaw Inc
There are still many South African citizens who have not planned for the devolving of their estate, or the future interests of their remaining loved ones once they are deceased.
ENSafrica
It is necessary to make a distinction between two scenarios in South Africa i.e. where the deceased died with a valid will (testate) and where the deceased died without a valid will (intestate).
Rubert & Partners (In association with United Advocates)
The divorce of expatriates in the UAE before the UAE Courts may be regulated by the law of the United Arab Emirates or by the personal law of marriage.
Hassan Elhais
A man kidnapped his daughter and brought her to Dubai after losing custody of the 5-year-old to his ex-wife in their home country, the Personal Status Court was told.
Hassan Elhais
I am a Muslim woman who has been married to a Muslim man for five years.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The question of inheritance in the event of death is the ultimate apprehension of European expatriates residing in the UAE, especially considering the uncertainty and complexity of the rules that governs inheritance matters in the UAE.
Meyer-Reumann & Partners
A major change to family law could see divorcing couples spared tens of thousands of dirhams in lawyers' fees, legal figures have said.
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Fred-Young & Evans
The Childs Right Act, 2003 provides for adoption of a child in Nigeria.
Meyer-Reumann & Partners
A major change to family law could see divorcing couples spared tens of thousands of dirhams in lawyers' fees, legal figures have said.
Hassan Elhais
I want my wife to go back to our home country and take care of my children. Do the laws allow me to stop my spouse from working?
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The question of inheritance in the event of death is the ultimate apprehension of European expatriates residing in the UAE, especially considering the uncertainty and complexity of the rules that governs inheritance matters in the UAE.
ENSafrica
In this article, ENSafrica looks at a dramatic legislative shift which could soon see the following fundamental changes to South Africa's employment law...
Afridi & Angell Legal Consultants
The Wills and Probate Registry in the Dubai International Financial Centre (the "Registry") opened in late April of this year.
Hassan Elhais
A man kidnapped his daughter and brought her to Dubai after losing custody of the 5-year-old to his ex-wife in their home country, the Personal Status Court was told.
Hassan Elhais
I am a Muslim woman who has been married to a Muslim man for five years.
Hassan Elhais
My husband and I have been living in the UAE for two years and we're both from Asia.
James Berry & Associates
Then when you come to the UAE, you will need to have the certificate attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for it to be recognised here.
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