Reconciliation in the Lawsuit

The litigants can, at all stages of the lawsuit, and before a decision is made, request the court to confirm the reconciliation between them on the minutes of the session.The Reconciliation in this case is considered an official contract and not a judicial ruling, therefore such reconciliation can include items that go beyond the subject…

The Jurisdiction of the Sharia Court

The Sharia court has comprehensive jurisdiction, regardless of religion, in matters of guardianship, proof of death, determination of inheritance shares for heirs, interdicting, issues of filiation and loss, and relative’s alimony. The Sharia court also specializes in a comprehensive jurisdiction in cases of personal status for Muslims, especially in the matter of marriage, divorce, separation,…

Selling the property twice

If a person sold his property to two consecutive people, the preference will be for the one who previously placed an encumbrance of equitable lien upon the cadastral certificate unless it is proven that this was done in collusion and with the intention of damages, and then the proof of the collusion and the occurrence…

Real estate sale contract

The process of buying a property under a sale contract is not sufficient to transfer and register the property in the name of the buyer, rather it must be followed immediately by the process of transferring the ownership of the property in the real estate registry and registering it in the name of the buyer,…

Non-owner property rent

If a person rents a property and it becomes evident that the lessor is not the owner of the property, in this case the following conditions are required: 1- That the lessor proves goodwill, meaning that he believes that he is renting from the property owner or his agent, and that the lessor has a…