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Legal Update: Amendments to Pensions & Retirement Allowances

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed expands on changes to regulations of pensions and retirement allowances for government employees.

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Legal Update: Amendments to Social Insurance Law

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid expands on changes to the Social Insurance Law’s provisions.

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Old person's wrinkled hands on the cane. Waiting for pension. Amendment to pension and retirement allowances for government employees.

Legal Update: Amendments to Pensions & Retirement Allowances

Our Associate, Fatima Alsayed expands on changes to regulations of pensions and retirement allowances for government employees.

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Legal Update: Amendments to Social Insurance Law

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid expands on changes to the Social Insurance Law’s provisions.

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An overview of Bahrain’s Bankruptcy Framework

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor decodes Bahrain’s insolvency framework.

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Legal Update: Bahrain extends scope of familial sponsorships for expats

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid explains the relevant resolution.

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Legal Update: Major Reforms to the Law of Execution

Our Associate, Hisham AlMansoor throws light on changes to the Law of Execution

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Trademarks: Exclusivity in a Digital Age

Learn why you need to register your trademark for brand protection in our Associate, Noor Al Wari’s latest piece.

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Amendment to the Law of Evidence

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor provides an overview of the amendment to the Law of Evidence with a focus on provisions relating to expert evidence.

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Legal Update: Bahrain to provide Golden Residency Permit

Learn more about the eligibility criteria in our Associate, Noor Al Wari’s latest piece.

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How is Cryptocurrency regulated in Bahrain?

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid provides clarity on the regulations around Cryptocurrency in Bahrain.

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How does the Competition Law impact Bahraini Telecom Operators?

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor discusses the Competition Law and its instruments along with Prohibited Practices.

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Bahrain based law firm shares legal update on lawsuits that can now be conducted in English

Legal Update: New Resolution states specific Lawsuits may be conducted in English

Our Associate, Nayel AlBorshaid elaborates on the Resolution and highlights the significance of the change

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Legal Update: Amendment to the BCDR Law

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor explains the changes to the BCDR Law

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Employment Benefits as per the Bahraini Labour Law explained by Raees + Co - Bahrain based law firm

Employee Benefits

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees considers the relevant provisions of the Labour Law and any other law which regulates the rights and benefits granted to employees by virtue of the employment relationship in Bahrain.

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Leasing and Maintenance Responsibilities

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor provides much-needed clarity on maintenance and repair by throwing light on warranties, liabilities, remedies and lease agreement clauses.

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Piercing the Veil + a closer look at 18 Bis CCL

Our Associate, Alaa Ahmed throws light on the unresolved issues of the corporate veil.

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End of Service Indemnity: A closer look

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees clarifies the complexities of the Labour Law with respect to End of Service Indemnity. 

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How are online and home businesses regulated?

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor’s elaborates on regulations & programs for home and online businesses.

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Interpretation of Contracts: Certainty of Expression or Intention?

Our Associate, Noor Al Wari discusses interpretation of contracts in relation to the Bahraini Civil Code.

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Legal Update: Draft Law to improve Maritime Operations

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees explains the latest developments in the Maritime Law.

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Legal Update: Draft Experts Law

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees discusses the referral of the draft ‘Experts Law’ to the Council of Representatives.

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COVID-19: Force Majeure or Hardship?

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees clarifies the overlap between Force Majeure and Hardship in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Good Faith: Theory and Practice

Our Senior Associate, Neha Sachde explains the doctrine of Good Faith in the context of Bahraini law and its jurisprudence.

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Anti-Money Laundering Reforms & Legal Practice

Our Associate, Hisham Almansoor discusses implications of Decision (14) issued by Ministry of Justice & Islamic Affairs.

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Data Protection in the Workplace: Employers’ Duties

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees explains the dynamics of the Personal Data Protection Law in detail.

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Companies obliged to disclose Ultimate Beneficial Owners

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees discusses the technicalities of the Ultimate Beneficial Owner (UBO) Order.

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CBB Deferment of Installments for further 6 months

Our Managing Partner, Nezar Raees assesses recent circular about deferment of installments for further 6 months.

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