Civil law controls the everyday life of people and organizations. Sara Ibrahim Advocates & Legal Consultants spends significant time in all parts of civil law including – however not constrained to – remuneration & breach of contract.
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The UAE Civil Legal System concerns with the civil rights and legal dealings between private individuals and will also include within its scope the disputes between private individuals and organizations. The core principles of the UAE civil code is based on the Sharia law, however, there are many principles incorporated that have been inspired from the French and the Roman legal systems. UAE Civil code governs all civilians who are either staying permanently or temporarily in the UAE irrespective whether they are citizens of the or expats.
The civil law in the UAE comprises amongst others different types of claims such as commercial, personal status of family matters and real estate matters. Commercial cases are usually pertaining to breach of contract in UAE.
When filing a civil case in UAE the keys points that are to be considered are as follows:
Each of these courts have separate circuits of Civil Courts. The Civil Court in UAE hears all claims ranging from commercial matters to maritime disputes.