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Welcome to the latest edition of Law Update titled “Rise of Generative AI.”
In this edition, we dive into the dynamic world of Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. TMT continues to play a vital role in positioning the region as an international business and social hub, driving significant growth and innovation.
Our focus in this Law Update is on the sector’s ongoing potential to advance and propel the region toward a more digital economy. We explore the benefits of embracing a digital transformation and how local authorities have responded by enhancing regulations to accommodate the evolving TMT landscape.
This edition covers a range of topics, including – the new Telecommunications & Information Technology Law in Saudi Arabia, the intricacies of trademarks in the Metaverse, and the legal challenges faced by the video game industry. Additionally, we take a regional perspective, discussing jurisdictions such as Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, and Bahrain to provide a comprehensive understanding of the TMT landscape.
We hope you thoroughly enjoy this packed issue of Law Update, filled with captivating articles that address key legal issues within a vital sector for the region.Read the full edition
by Samer Qudah
The accelerated innovation and adoption is fundamentally due to the pandemic; however, it is exciting to note that while we are embracing a post pandemic world, the digital evolution continues and the pace of innovation shows no signs of dropping off.Read More
As the expectations in respect of the MENA legal market have developed in sophistication, the significance of specialist expertise has become more and more important to how we operate.Read More
by Anand Singh
In this article we discuss the overall change in the consumer behaviour and whether the evolving regulatory framework sufficiently caters to the change.Read More
by Martin Hayward / Andrew Thomson / Mark Brown
As crypto-miners look to identify the best regional jurisdictions to base their operations, we have summarised below some of the key legal and regulatory issues to consider..Read More
by Ahmad Saleh
Cryptocurrency mining (or “crypto mining”) is the process in which new cryptocurrencies are entered into circulation.Read More
Data privacy and security are issues with all devices connected to the ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT).Read More
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