What are your entitlements upon termination of your employment contract?

• A notice period or any amount due in lieu of the notice period in the case of an unlimited contract.
• If applicable, compensation for unreasonable dismissal.
• In the case of a limited contract, compensation equivalent to the remaining period.
• Payments equivalent to the balance of unutilized leave or any part thereof.
• Payments for overtime or any balance of wages due and not yet paid.
• End of service gratuity calculated on the duration of the employment.
• Repatriation expenses as per the law or the employment contract, subject to the employee not being in violation of or in breach of the law or the employment contract.
• Certificate of employment and return of certificates submitted during application.
(Source: Essential OFW Guide to UAE/ Gulf Law)