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We are excited to share the latest edition of the Law Update, beautifully and appropriately titled “Sustainable Horizons: The Saudi Arabian Vision.” Giving special honor to the Kingdom’s 2030 vision, this update focuses on a collection of both informative and inspiring articles.
For those in construction, you can learn about how the tendering environment impacts risk-pricing for contractors, the updates on the legal framework of the construction industry and how contractors can protect themselves against financial difficulties.
There is good news too from the kingdom’s banking sector, from which the practice of “Open Banking” is being pushed for! But what is open banking? We’re answering that too.
Also . . . Are there any women trail blazers in Saudi Arabia you can name? We’ll help you with that. We cover how the Middle East has been making strides in empowering women in the entrepreneurial space,most notably in STEM fields.Read the full edition
Umme Salamah Tyebjee is a Senior Associate in the Innovation& Patents practice in Dubai. She has both a legal background, and chemical background in healthcare and life sciences. She assists clients with innovation, patents and industrial property (3IP) throughout the innovation cycle. This includes patents, industrial designs, utility models, trade secrets & confidentiality, copyright, technology transfer, 3IP valuation, 3IP auditing and others.
Umme Salamah assists and advises clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters in the Innovation & Patents department. She supports in the patent prosecution of life sciences and pharmaceutical inventions worldwide including, MENA, US, Europe, Canada and the Far East. She assists clients in the prosecution of patent applications, analyzing Office Actions, preparing Responses to Office Actions, drafting patent applications (provisional and non- provisionals), providing patentability opinions, managing IP portfolios, project management, client relations and communication.
Umme Salamah also assists clients in a wide range of 3IP and commercial-related matters, including advising on regional and international patent protection strategies, patentability, freedom-to-operate and the validity/infringement of inventions. She prepares various legal advices and agreements, such as due diligences, technology transfer and other innovation related agreements, licensing agreements, and advising on patent and industrial design infringement maters in the MENA region and dispute resolution matters involving 3IP conflicts. She supports a variety of clients in the private sector, and public sectors, such as governmental institutions and research universities, both foreign and local.
Umme Salamah also assists and advises pharmaceutical companies on healthcare regulations in the Middle East, providing 3IP advice on data exclusivity, marketing exclusivity, marketing approvals in view of the ministerial decisions and regulations for the GCC countries and MENA region.
Prior to joining Al Tamimi, Umme Salamah was working as a Patent Associate at a reputed Law Firm.
2015 – Bachelor of Laws – L.L.B, I.L.S Law College Pune, India
2012 – Bachelor of Science B.Sc. (Biochemistry & Life Sciences), St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, India
2017 – Indian Patent Attorney
2015 – Indian Advocate- Bar Council of Goa & Maharashtra (India)
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