The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Imad is an Associate in the Innovation & Patents practice, based out of KSA. He comes with a legal background and qualifications, and is a qualified lawyer in Lebanon.
Imad assists clients in relation to the protection, commercialization and enforcement of innovation, patents, and industrial property (3IP) rights in the Middle East and GCC, including patents, utility models, industrial designs, trade secrets, breach of confidentiality, and copyright.
Imad focuses on 3IP commercial transactions and works closely with our corporate teams in the frame of corporate commercial transactions such as joint venture transactions and mergers and acquisitions. Imad assists in negotiating and drafting technology transfer agreements, licensing and commercialization agreements, revenue sharing agreements, confidentiality agreements, research agreements, and R&D agreements and others.
Imad also assists in 3IP litigation and enforcement matters and works closely with our litigation teams in the frame of contentious matters. Imad assists in handling disputes pertaining to breach of confidentiality, IP ownership, patent infringement, industrial design infringement, copyright infringement and others. He supports in managing and handling complex litigation cases before the relevant Courts including developing strategies and choosing the best course of action against infringers, and preparing bilingual court memorandums in conjunction with our technical consultants and litigation team.
Prior to joining Al Tamimi, Imad was an associate with over 13 years of international and local experience in intellectual property and commercial law.
2007 – Lebanese University, Bachelor Degree in Law
2009 – Beirut Lawyer’s Bar