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Civil Law

At Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law Firm, we provide all sorts of legal counsel related to Civil Law such as-

  • Sales
  • bare rents
  • contracts and subcontracts
  • employment
  • agency
  • deposits
  • security
  • guarantee, etc.

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Labor Dues

Labor dues are the rights of labor which is both legal rights and human rights relating to labor relations between workers and employers. These rights are codified in national and international labor and employment law. In general, these rights influence working conditions in relations of employment.The office's consultants have the adequate experiences to conduct the labor disputes in both private and oil sector, the civil service law, and the office enjoys its long experiences in compensation field in respect of accidents arise within work sites, service termination benefits, work contracts conclusion and to solve any disputes arising out of works contract in respect of the employee's salary, promotion and labor dues cases.

  • Contract of Employment
  • Remuneration & Deductions
  • Deductions
  • Working Hours
  • Annual Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Overtime
  • Disciplinary Notices & penalties
  • Termination
  • Health & Safety
  • Accident
  • Compensation

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Family Law

The Kuwait Legal System is based on Civil Law Jurisdiction. This is because the Kuwaiti Laws are derived from the Egyptian Laws, which are in turn derived from the French Law. Since it follows the civil law system, there is lack of consistency in the decisions on a particular issue and the courts are not required to follow the precedents(earlier judgments on the similar issue). This is especially applicable in family law matters wherein the judge decides the matter taking into the specific issue involved. Marriage, divorce, custody of child and inheritance in Kuwait are governed by the Islamic family law i.e, depending on whether the father or the husband is a Sunni or Shia, the two major sects of Islam. The Sunni, which constitute approximately 70 percent of the Muslim population in Kuwait, follows the Maliki interpretation of Islamic law, whereas the Shia sect which constitutes only 30 percent of the Muslim population uses their religious references in Islamic law. The main codified law dealing with family laws is the Code of Personal Status (Law no. 51/1984).

  •  Marriage
  •  Divorce
  •  Child Custody
  •  Inheritance
  •  Protection orders against domestic violence
  •  Name changes

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Intellectual property law

Intellectual Property law deals with laws to protect and enforce rights of the creators and owners of inventions, writing, music, designs and other works, known as the "intellectual property." There are several areas of intellectual property including copyright, trademarks, patents, and trade secrets.Intellectual Property is the name used to refer to different types of creations of the mind such as musical, literary and artistic works, inventions, symbols, names, images and designs used in commerce. There are several types of intellectual property rights bundles, such as Patents, trademarks, copyrights and related rights. Under intellectual property law, the creator or otherwise holder of one of these creations has certain exclusive rights to the creative work, commercialA patent is set of exclusive rights granted by a state to an inventor or his assignee for a fixed period of time in exchange for a disclosure of an invention. Patents are governed by Law No.4 of 1962 as amended by Law No.3 0 2001. Once the patent owner is vested with the right to use his patent, he can use it continuously for 20 years from the date of application (Article 12). Also this law facilitates renewal for every four-year period. Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law Firm provides all types of services to its principals including trademarks, copyrights, and patents registration, providing advice regarding problems that may arise in the future and giving the relevant solutions thereof, and managing the legal cases and lawsuits related to commercial and trademarks disputes and any violations may be made against them as well as any disputes may arise out of the intellectual property, patents, and copyrights, insurance, use and registration of those rights.


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Commercial law

Commercial law, also known as commerce law is the body of laws that apply to the rights, relationships, and behaviour of persons and businesses involved in commerce, promotion, commerce, and sales. It is often considered a branch of civil law and deals with issues of both private and public law Types of commercial law include:

  • Laws regulating the sale and distribution of goods
  • Financial transactions
  • Commercial transactions
  • Consumer protection
  •  Business operations

Determine the basic premise for doing business in Kuwait in Articles 23 and 24 of the Kuwaiti Trade Law. Article 23 states that non-Kuwaitis may not engage in commercial activities in Kuwait without having a Kuwaiti partner whose share of shares is at least 51%. Article 24 stipulates that a foreign company may not establish a branch in Kuwait, nor may it engage in commercial activities in Kuwait except through a Kuwaiti agent Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law firm will provide you with the needed legal consultation and guidance with the related matters.


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Financial claims

Financial claim is the right of a creditor to receive a payment or series of payments from a debtor. Financial claims entitle their owners, the creditors, to receive a payment or series of payments without any counter-performance from other institutional units, the debtors, who have incurred the counterpart liabilities. Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law Firm has a lot of experience negotiating in banking disputes and claims arising out of loans, documentary letters, letters of credit and all credit contacts. Pledge, Loan, and warranty contacts preparing and writing, following their registration and recording as per the legal procedures inside Kuwait and abroad.


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Notarization

Notarization is the official fraud-deterrent process that assures the parties of a transaction that a document is authentic, and can be trusted. In Kuwait, the document can be taken to a lawyer or a Foreign Consulate or Embassy. The lawyer will require a valid ID and will witness the document being signed. The lawyer attests to the signature and stamps the document. Our Office provides public notary services for all kinds of documents.


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Tenancy law

Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law firm also provides legal counsel in regards to tenancy lawsuits or related matters such as- rent, contracts, leasing, illegal activities, safety and security, etc.


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Individual and corporate contract

Individual contract means a "contract" issued to and covering an individual. Individual contract means a separate and distinct legally binding contract formed between the Parties in accordance with the provisions of clause  A corporate contract is a legal agreement between two or more parties that is made voluntarily and intentionally. Contracts are mostly written but can be spoken or implied as most relate to sale, rent, hire or rent. The main idea of most contracts is a set of vows, also known as. Promises made by contractors define their obligations Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law Firm provides legal services in regards to civil, commercial, and administrative contracts preparing and conclusion (International and National) and to review them, pleading against the third parties in respect of their conditions, requirements, giving resolutions and suggestions in respect of any obstacles meeting the execution of such legal problems and to follow their execution.


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Arbitration and mediation

Arbitration Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) model, is a method for resolving disputes outside of judicial courts. The dispute will be decided by one or more persons (“the arbitrators” or “the arbitrators” or the “arbitration panel”), who will issue the “arbitration award” The arbitration decision or award is legally binding on both sides and enforceable in the courts, unless all parties state that the arbitration process and the decision are non-binding.Article 173 of the Procedure Code gives the parties the power to submit their dispute to any arbitration procedure, provided the contracting parties agree to it in writing. If the parties fail to express in their contract their choice of any other arbitration system, the Judicial Arbitration Law will be applied by default and the contracting parties will be subject to the jurisdiction of the Arbitration Board of the Court of Appeal Mediation is an organized and interactive process where a neutral third party helps the disputing parties in resolving the dispute through the use of Specialist communication and negotiation techniques. All participants in mediation are encouraged to actively participate in the process. Mediation is a "central" process in that it focuses primarily on the needs, rights and interests of the parties. The mediator uses a variety of techniques to steer the process in a constructive direction and to help the parties find the perfect solution Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law firm provides consultancy in arbitration (private judgment) and represents its principals before all local and international arbitration departments, preparing arbitration conditions and the alternative means for disputes solution where arbitration, mediation, and negotiations may be made by the office available experiences and the office is ready to provide all technical experiences qualified in this field.


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Aviation and maritime law

The Aviation law of Kuwait though still nascent is growing steadily. Law No 30 of 1960 or the Kuwait Civil Air Navigation Regulations enacted by the Amiri Decree regulates the aviation industry. The said law covers all the major aspects of supervision of aviation activities and the ICAO Standards are therefore binding on all the users. Administration of the Kuwait marine-related disputes and in governing maritime issues while avoiding legal risk and liability. Our services provide our clients with a legal structure that regulates their relationship pertaining to any issues.


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Labor issues with oil & gas Company

The provisions of Law No. (38) of 1964 regarding work in the private sector shall apply to them as well while there is no provision in this law and the decisions implementing it. At Dhaidan Al Ajmi Law firm we provide legal services related to it Such as employment contract, salary or final settlement issues and much more.


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Car accident compensation

haidan Al Ajmi Law Firm provides complete legal services with regards to car accident compensation. According to Article No. 29 of the Traffic Law: The driver of any vehicle who has an accident resulting in injuries to people must stand and leave the car at the scene of the accident and inform the nearest police or ambulance officer of the accident as soon as it occurs.