Employment and Human Resources Open Forum

The DIFC Academy in association with SOL International Ltd is holding an interactive expert panel think tank session on key issues in the workplace from a practical HR, UAE Labour Law (Federal Law No. 8 of 1980) and DIFC Employment Law (DIFC Law No. 2 of 2019) perspective. This session will provide focused guidance for practical issues in the workplace. The attendees will have the opportunity to have valuable insights and solutions from a recognized and renowned panel of expert employment lawyers and an experienced HR Professional. This session will benefit all employment and commercial practitioners who want to bridge the gap between textbook law and application in the real world as well as Company professionals who are keen to understand the parameters within which their business should operate.


Employment and Human Resources Open Forum - 500.00 AED
From : 09 Dec 2019 09:00 AM || To : 09 Dec 2019 11:00 AM

Learning objectives 

This session will shed light on the following areas:

  • UAE Labour Law/DIFC application  
  • Do’s and Don’ts in the workplace and workplace etiquette 
  • Bullying, Harassment and discrimination –steps to be taken 
  • Employer rights and obligations
  • Employee rights and benefits


Target audience (Who should attend?)

Employment law and commercial practitioners company officers working in HR departments or management of any personnel.



Sarah Malik FCIArb

CEO and International Disputes Counsel |SOL International



Farzana Kazemi FCIPD, PG Dip HRD 

CEO & HR Consultant | Trailblazer Consulting


Thenji Macanda

Co-Head of Employment | DWF 


Rachael Smith

Senior Associate, MEA Employment Team | Clyde & Co


Ammar El Banna

Senior Associate | Stephenson Harwood


For further information or to request for an assistance, please contact ACADEMY@difc.ae

Employment and Human Resources Open Forum
Dec 09, 2019 9:00 AM -To- Dec 09, 2019 11:00 AM

Employment and Human Resources Open Forum

In association with Clyde & Co, Stephenson Harwood, SOL International, DWF, Trailblazer Consulting

2 CLPD Accredited
Total - 500 AED