Biography

Zil Ur Rehman is an Associate in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice based in Riyadh, and a key member of the firm’s Projects & Infrastructure sector group. He has experience in telecommunications, telematics, information security, data protection, e-commerce, eGaming, media and content regulatory, advertising, data centers, internet exchanges and technology transactions (including IT consultancy services and software licensing).

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Recent Experience

  • Advising various government sector clients on cybersecurity related regulatory compliance issues.
  • Advising various global technology companies on issues relating to importation of IT and telecommunication equipment into Saudi Arabia.
  • Advising international online digital content service providers on various aspects of regulatory compliance.
  • Advising a data center and colocation provider on setting up an internet exchange in Saudi Arabia.
  • Advising a tech services company on a software integration and implementation transaction.
  • Advising a foreign government entity on establishing a promotional media hub platform in various jurisdictions.
  • Advising a European personal-care products manufacturer on local law compliance of an agreement to sub-contract promotional personnel.
  • Advising a multi-national company on local law compliance of a technology license agreement in the oil and gas production sector.
  • Advising an advertising company on local law obligations following a personal data breach.

Language(s)

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Malay

Education

2017 – Masters of Law – Clean Tech & Energy Law, UC Berkeley Law

2014 – Bachelor of Law, Lahore University of Management Sciences

Admission

2015 – Punjab Bar, Pakistan