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Article 2
Limited and Unlimited Contracts of Employment
January 28, 2013
Amel Al Aseeri

As the names suggest, a contract of employment for an unlimited term is a contract under which employment continues for an indefinite period of time and a contract of employment for a limited term, also known as a fixed term contract, is a contract under which employment continues for an agreed period of time. Few employers give much thought to the considerations arising in relation to each when drafting a contract of employment. This paper aims to highlight some of those considerations under Bahrain's new Labour Law for the Private Sector promulgated by Legislative Decree No. (36) of 2012, which came into effect on September 2, 2012 (the 'Labour Law').

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Article 2
Family Law in the Kingdom of Bahrain
January 2012

The Family Law promulgated by Legislative Decree No (19) of 2009 (the ‘Family Law’) is Bahrain’s first codified family law and, as such, is an important milestone in the country’s history in women rights.The Family Law organizes the marriage relationship of Muslims and all matters arising in connection thereto, such as engagement, dowry, maintenance, parentage, separation, custody, etc.

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