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
Xiaodi is a European, German and Chinese Patent Attorney and has over 10 years of European and Chinese experience in IP law. She has worked for reputable German and Chinese law firms in the fields of Intellectual Property before joining Al Tamimi in the IP Department.
Xiaodi has particular expertise in the technical field of engineering, electronics, computer software, telecommunications, mechanics and automotive technology. Xiaodi is experienced in advising all types of clients, from sole inventors to SMEs, universities and large multinational corporations. Xiaodi has good knowledge in IP systems in different countries and regions, with a particular focus on China, Germany and Europe. After joining Al Tamimi in Dubai DIFC office, she gained training and experience in the prosecution of patents in Middle East countries. She can offer advice on issues such as worldwide filing strategies and patent enforcement in different jurisdictions.
Xiaodi is a native Mandarin Chinese speaker. Her language skills have led her to work with many Chinese companies and law firms over the years, providing language support in addition to her expertise in the European and Chinese patent systems as well as the patent systems in the Middle East countries, which has been much appreciated by our Chinese clients.
2008 – Master of Science, Technical University of Munich
2005 – Bachelors of Science, Wuhan University of Technology
2015 – Chinese Patent Attorney
2014 – European Trademark and Design Attorney
2013 – European Patent Attorney
2013 – Germany Patent Attorney