Tuesday , October 24 2017

Legal Clinic

Civil ID misused by someone – I am in hot soup

My brother, working in Kuwait, was robbed by a Kuwaiti man in police dress during residency checking in Mangaf area in 2013. The man also took the Civil ID. We lodged a complaint with the police at that time and got a new Civil ID issued. To our dismay, we …

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Notice period and Indemnity settlement

I have a problem regarding the 3-month notice period. I was terminated Aug 3 after which my company give me an option: first 1 month no work with pay and after 1 week all my settlement including indemnity would be paid. I took this option because I believed that they …

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Rights of Nurse working in Private Clinic – Salary not paid on time

I would like to ask about the rights of nurses working in Kuwait’s private clinics. I’ve been working in Kuwait for almost 9 months now as a derma nurse in one of the private clinics in Maidan Hawally. I was hired in the Philippines by an agency in October 2015. …

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Indemnity is calculated on Basic Salary + All Allowances as per Kuwait Labor Law

Due to downsizing of our department, some of us have been issued termination letters with a 3 months’ notice period which ends in the 1st week of November 2016. I had joined the company in September 2012 and was made to sign a contract with the following term stating “Indemnity …

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Fear of loosing driving license as designation changed

My driving license will expire on 04-11-2016. I got the license a year ago and at that time my designation was engineer and the salary was KD 350. Now my designation will change to Technical Assistant and salary will be KD 500. I want to know if I can renew …

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