Employment Rights

A Workshop with Lawyer Fajer Ahmad

Kuwait’s labor laws help define the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees, and it’s crucial for both parties to know their rights and avoid making costly mistakes.

In this workshop we’ll be covering important employment rights in the private sector. It’s ideal for business owners, HR department staff, as well as employees in the private sector (or planning to join the private sector).

Topics to be covered include:

  • Calculating termination indemnity
  • Rules regarding over-time pay
  • Maternity/paternity leave
  • Women’s rights under Kuwait law
  • Working hours including off days
  • Confidentiality and non-compete

Price: KD 15
Price for Sirdab Lab Members: KD 13.5
When: 6-8 PM, Sunday, Feb 9
Where: Sirdab Lab, Dasman Complex

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About the speaker: Fajer Ahmed is the Managing Partner of FTL Legal Services, a law firm that provides commercial, tech and media legal solutions. She is also a legal columnist,  that focuses on making law as simple as possible and accessible through her writings.  Fajer is the founder of Q8books, a nonprofit organization that aims to encourage reading and writing.  She is also currently pursuing a post-graduate diploma in Entrepreneurship.