Why you must know the law?
Ignorantia juris non excusat – Ignorance of law is no excuse!
UAE is one of the most cosmopolitan countries in the world, with over 200 nationalities making it their home! However, the laws of the UAE could be starkly different from your home country laws. Something that is considered normal in your home country could be strictly forbidden in the UAE, inviting serious consequences!
There are various laws affecting your day to day life, in a myriad of ways. These include laws on residency, doing business, employment, renting apartments, driving, privacy, use of social media, consumption of alcohol, inheritance etc.
In order to know your rights; protect your interests; avoid unacceptable behaviour; keep away from troubles; and more importantly, for the well-being of the society, it is important to know the law!
This blog intends to provide an overview of the UAE laws that affect you!