Immigration Legal, Regulatory and Practical Considerations (Webinar)

DIFC Academy in collaboration with Gateley UK LLP and Fragomen presents a webinar that explores the legal and practical aspects of UAE immigration system to ensure compliance. This seminar will focus on the employment lifecycle, identifying the different solutions to mobilise talent, deploy short- and long-term assignments.


Immigration Legal, Regulatory and Practical Considerations - 400.00 AED
From : 01 Nov 2021 10:00 AM || To : 01 Nov 2021 12:00 PM

Discussion Topics:

  • Introduction to the UAE Immigration System 
  • Long term / Short term Assignments 
  • Secondment/ cross jurisdictional work  
  • Agile working 
  • Virtual Work Permit 
  • Termination of employment 
  • Cancellation/Deregistration 
  • Labour violations 
  • Self-sponsored / Investors Permits 
  • Golden Visa 
  • Compliance and best practices 



Legal Director and Head of Employment Employment Law | Gateley

Thenji Moyo heads the Gateley UK LLP employment practice and is a qualified specialist Employment Legal Director advising on all UAE and DIFC employment law. Thenji is ranked in Chambers and Partners.

Thenji has extensive experience working in employment law advising blue chip, multinational, regional, local and private clients from all industry sectors. She advises on complex employment issues, which include workplace investigations, global mobility of employees, cross jurisdictional matters including temporary assignment, secondment, cross border engagement. She has particular expertise in advising on all HR issues including recruitment, termination, employment disputes, corporate reorganisation, mergers and acquisitions, terms and conditions, company policies and procedures.


Partner | Fragomen

Abeer is a Partner at Fragomen’s Dubai office, where she has been a member of the UAE inbound immigration team for seven years.

Abeer uses her extensive knowledge of immigration requirements in the various UAE jurisdictions to assist UAE-based companies with their immigration and compliance needs. Abeer assists clients from a variety of industries, including construction, information technology, media, and oil and gas. She helps companies redesign their existing immigration models to ensure maximum efficiency as well as implement process improvements.

In addition, Abeer has managed the immigration-related aspects of a number of high and medium volume projects involving mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs and other types of corporate restructuring activities.


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Immigration Legal, Regulatory and Practical Considerations (Webinar)
Nov 01, 2021 10:00 AM -To- Nov 01, 2021 12:00 PM

Immigration Legal, Regulatory and Practical Considerations (Webinar)

In association with Gateley and Fragomen

2 CLPD Accredited
Total - 400 AED