By Samir Kantaria, Gordon Barr and Roxanne Vesuvala

The Dubai International Financial Centre Authority (“DIFCA”) has recently drafted a new DIFC Employment Law (the “Proposed Law”), which is intended to replace the DIFC Employment Law (Law No. 4 of 2005), as amended by Law No. 3 of 2012 (the “Current Law”) in its’ entirety. The Proposed Law is out for public consultation until 22 March 2018 and it is expected, subject any amendments, that the Proposed Law will be enacted shortly thereafter.

A summary of the changes is set out here…