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UAE Labour Law: New Year’s (2023) Legal Update Webinar Series

Charles Laubach and Saurbh Kothari

A number of significant developments were introduced over the last few months which impact doing business in the UAE as well as the wider region. Developments include amendments to the UAE Labour Law.


In the session, Charles Laubach (partner) and Saurbh Kothari (partner), discussed:


  • The recent changes to Federal Decree-Law No.33 of 2021, Federal Decree-Law No.47 of 2021 and Cabinet Resolution No. 1 of 2022;
  • Specified and unspecified term contracts;
  • Termination;
  • End-of-service gratuity;
  • Leave entitlements;
  • Discrimination;
  • Work permits;
  • Employee unemployment insurance;
  • Emiratization of workforce;
  • Employee safety;
  • Workplace rules and coverage; and
  • Employment disputes.


Click Here for the webinar recording.

Date & Time

10 February 2023 | 11:00am
10 February 2023 | 06:00pm


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