In 2009, the Primary Court in Sohar convicted two individuals of theft, breaking and entering into a private residence.
As regards criminal claims, the claimant has the right to seek monetary damages.
A rental case heard by the Supreme Court in 2010 involved a claimant who had filed a claim against a defendant, seeking RO35,000.
In 2010, a lease dispute was brought before the Supreme Court.
In December 2010, the Supreme Court ruled that an employer has a right to terminate its employees, but exercising this right will involve the payment of compensation if it causes detriment to the employees without having a substantial benefit to the employer.