14. No unauthorised deductions

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(1) An Employer shall not deduct from an Employee's wages or accept a payment from an Employee, unless —
(a) the deduction or payment is required or authorised under legislation that is applicable in the Abu Dhabi Global Market or the Employee's contract of employment;
(b) the Employee has previously agreed in writing to the deduction or payment;
(c) the deduction or payment is a reimbursement for an overpayment of wages or expenses; or
(d) the deduction or payment has been ordered by the Abu Dhabi Global Market Court.
(2) The Employer may not request or demand or accept any sum from the Employee as reimbursement for costs incurred by the Employer in respect of the Employee's obligations pursuant to section 4.