Welcome to the Saudi Arabia focus edition of Law Update.
One of the key markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) that continues to lead from the front is the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). As the largest country in the Middle East and the 18th largest economy in the world, the progress KSA continues to make is underpinned by its Vision 2030 that envisions developing the country as an investment powerhouse and hub that ultimately connects Asia, Europe, and Africa. Given Saudi Arabia’s significance to the regional economy, our team of experts have prepared a range of pertinent articles that provide insights into new laws, regulations, and the legal landscape in the Kingdom.
This edition will provide you with an up-to-date guide on matters such as; the framework issued by the Saudi Central Bank on IT governance, the anti-corruption landscape under Vision 2030; we also provide practical tips for dispute avoidance. This is only a snapshot; there are many more articles within the KSA focus section for you to read, which we hope you will find valuable and enjoyable.Read the edition
Othman Altamimi is an Associate in the Litigation practice in Riyadh.
Othman Altamimi is a bilingual lawyer who joined Al Tamimi and Company as a Trainee Lawyer on 2011 during his time with the firm he negotiated joint venture agreements between foreign investors and Saudi corporations, Counseled clients and performed due diligence in preparation for mergers and actions in Saudi Arabia, Developed experience in Saudi law, Saudi trade, business law, business communications, business management, labor law and foreign direct investment, Litigated cases in general courts, and judicial committees and he handled company formation registration and incorporation in accordance with General Investment Authority (SAGIA) and Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) requirements. Othman has experience in advising clients on a broad range of issues related to IP rights in general and customs. The protection and enforcement of IP rights.
Othman is a Saudi licensed lawyer and rejoined the firm as an Associate in December 2016
2016 – LL.M Candidate in Transnational Legal Practice, St. John’s University School of Law
2015 – American Law Discourse and Analysis (ALDA), St. John’s University School of Law
2012 – B.A. Law, King Saud University
2016 – Practice in Saudi Arabia