The plaintiff said he was shocked when the defendant filed a complaint against him for allegedly beating and insulting her at his workplace.
A man had taken legal action against his female colleague accusing him of damaging her reputation when he took him to court for allegedly insulting and assaulting her.
He demanded 250,000 Dh in compensation for moral and material damage.
The Arab man said in his trial that he worked with the defendant and that she asked him for help because she was having financial problems.
He said he loaned the woman money but she only returned it after filing a complaint against her.
The complainant said he was shocked when the woman filed a complaint against him for allegedly beating and insulting her at his workplace.
The court, however, acquitted him of the charges due to lack of evidence.
The man also took the woman to the Abu Dhabi Family and Civil Administrative Court to seek compensation for the damages the woman caused him due to false accusations.
The Arab man said he was a reputable member of the community and at work. He added that the baseless allegations made against him had damaged his reputation.
After hearing all parties, the court dismissed the lawsuit pointing out that there was no evidence to prove his reputation had been tarnished.
The judge also pointed out that the woman had used her legal rights.
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