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2022 Immigration and Employment Law – Updates & Overview with AmCham Abu Dhabi

Charles Laubach, Murtaza Khan (Regional Managing Partner - Middle East and Africa at Fragomen), Liz Williamson (Senior Counsel - Employment Law Middle East & Africa at Accenture), John McGowan (Legal Counsel and Founder of JPM Legal Advisors Worldwide Ltd) and

Partner, Charles Laubach, and a panel of experts discussed immigration and employment law in the UAE. Points that were covered are mentioned below:


  • The new visa categories that are independent of employment
  • Are the new visas readily available?
  • Are applications easier in some Emirates than others?
  • New working hours
  • Specified term contracts
  • Discrimination
  • Severance payments
  • What must employers do to comply?


This online webinar was presented by Legal Affairs Committee of AmCham Abu Dhabi.

Date & Time

12 January 2022 | 05:00pm
12 January 2022 | 06:30pm


For more information, kindly contact:
Samera Marei at +971 4 330 3900