Mr Hassan Elhais details the types of special conditions and methods of implementation that can be adopted by couples into standard-form contracts, such as raising the dowry and allowing for the woman to petition for divorce.
Mr Hassan Elhais explains the general rule over which court has jurisdiction over family law cases, and how the situation is resolved in the case of a conflict of laws from different jurisdictions.
Mr Hassan Elhais writes an article looking at the general principles of the UAE’s child custody laws and the primacy of the child’s best interests.
Mr Hassan Elhais describes a recent court case he litigated, in which a divorced couple argued about the legal enforcement of an earlier shared custody agreement.
Mr Hassan Elhais looks at the three issues of most concern during divorce proceedings: a certificate, child custody and favourable financial support arrangements.