Qatar: Industrial Designs Law Issued

April 23rd, 2020|

In its ongoing efforts to advance the intellectual property protection scene in the country, Qatar issued Law no. 10 of 2020 on the Protection of Industrial Designs ...

Qatar: COVID-19 Constitutes a Force Majeure Event

April 6th, 2020|

Given the extraordinary nature and consequences of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Intellectual Property Protection Directorate in Qatar (IPO) announced that COVID-19 constitutes a force majeure ...

UAE: Revised Official Fees

April 6th, 2020|

Pursuant to Cabinet Decision no. 20 of 2020, the Ministry of Economy in the United Arab Emirates announced a revision in the official fees for a number ...