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MADLSA and SJC Jointly Set Up a New Office to Implement Rulings in Labour Cases in QatarMADLSA and SJC Jointly Set Up a New Office to Implement Rulings in Labour Cases in Qatar

The office meets one need of the complaints process, but several barriers remain A new office to implement the rulings in labour cases has been established in Qatar, jointly by the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs (MADLSA) and the Supreme Judiciary Council (SJC). This office follows a ...

Is There A Force Majeure Defense Based on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to Avoid Obligations Under Contracts?Is There A Force Majeure Defense Based on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to Avoid Obligations Under Contracts?

  The direct and indirect effects of COVID-19 disease will cause many persons and businesses to fail to meet obligations under their contracts. Do COVID-19 issues provide a force majeure defense to avoid contractual obligations? Force Majeure “Force majeure” translates from French as “superior force”. As a legal concept, force ...