This month we bring you a special focus on a continent that boasts the world’s largest free trade area, a diverse economic make-up and increasing political stability. The latest edition of Law Update focuses on Africa, a territory that continues to be an attractive business and investment destination.
Like the rest of the world, Africa is still re-building from the impact of COVID-19, however, there continues to be an optimistic view of the opportunities the continent presents. An example of the appetite for investment into Africa was captured in a report we commissioned, titled Legal Leaders in MENA. Our survey of legal leaders revealed a resounding desire to expand into new territories, with 81% naming Africa as their investment destination of choice.Read the full edition
Al Tamimi & Company is delighted to invite you to an Intellectual Property Seminar in Bahrain on Monday, 22 January 2018.
For many businesses, Intellectual Property protects more than just a concept – it protects the business assets at the very core of your business services, over a long period of time. Our speakers will provide an overview of Intellectual Property rights relevant to your business, available protection options in relation to patents, copyright and IP licensing, and the value of such protection to your business.
|Date:||Monday, 22 January 2018|
|Time:||09:00 – 11:15|
|Agenda:||09:00 – 09:30 – Registration and networking|
|09:30 – 09:40 – Introduction (Foutoun Hajjar, Partner, Head of Office – Bahrain – Al Tamimi & Company)|
|09:40 – 10:00 – Overview of recent developments in innovations in the GCC region (Ahmad Saleh, Partner, Head of Patents & Design – Al Tamimi & Company)|
|10:00 – 10:15 – Overview of recent updates in the Education Sector in the GCC region (Ivor McGettigan, Partner, Head of Education Sector – Al Tamimi & Company)|
|10:15 – 11:00 – Overview of Intellectual Property protection and key tips for start-ups and entrepreneurs (Ahmad Saleh, Partner, Head of Patents & Design – Al Tamimi & Company)|
|11:00 – 11:15 – Q&A session|
|Location:||Capital Club, Bahrain|
As proud Legal Partners of the Rowad Program, which aims to support entrepreneurs and startup eco-system by providing products and services through all stages of the business cycle, Al Tamimi & Company is pleased to welcome Rowad as a Community Partner at this event.
We are also pleased to have the support ofStartUp Bahrain, a community initiative that brings together entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, incubators, educational institutions, and the Bahrain Government to promote startup culture in Bahrain.
To register click here.