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A training program on legal aspects of business in Dhofar


The Consumer Protection Department in Dhofar Governorate, in cooperation with Trabat Conference Center, has recently organized a training course entitled "Legal Aspects in Business and Commercial Law" at the training hall of Crowne Plaza Hotel - Salalah for three days with the participation of a number of Department's employees. This is part of a series of training programs organized by the Department, to provide and equip employees with the general legal rules and principles of business and related laws.


The program was presented by Dr. Taha Zahran, a lawyer in the Supreme Court and an international court, which she discussed a number of axes, including the concept of commercial law and its sources, general rules of legal rights and evidence, the definition of Omani commercial law, the concept and type of business, and reviewed the right to deprive the practice of trade for Omani and commercial companies and related provisions. He also covered the rules and provisions relating to commercial contracts and defined commercial arbitration and its terms.


 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law

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