Omar Obeidat is a Partner and Head of Intellectual Property in Dubai. Omar’s main field of specialization is in Intellectual property laws covering advisory, enforcement, litigation and prosecution. Omar also specialized in competition law, regulatory affairs, compliance and consumer protection in the Arab region. His experience in the field of Intellectual property enabled him to train judges, prosecutors, Government enforcement and administration officers on IP.
Omar sits as a Board member of the Brand owners Protection Group (BPG) committee member in International Trademarks Association. (INTA). He is also a Trustee and Board member to the Dubai Advisory Board for Intellectual Property. This Board advises the Dubai Government on high level matters and strategies in relation to Intellectual Property. In addition to be a member of the Advisory Board for the Middle East North Africa Franchise Association (MENAFA). Omar was recently appointed on the Board establishing the AIPPI – UAE Chapter and sits on the Steering Committee for Global Entrepreneurship Monitor-UAE Chapter.