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Webinar: Franchise and Intellectual Property Dubai Chamber Event

21 June, 2023 11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Franchising is a popular concept worldwide. Brand-owner franchisors are attracted by the prospect of expanding their brands, while local investor franchisees are interested in the advantages of operating their own business under a well-known brand. The franchise has a significant relationship with intellectual property rights and franchisees should be aware of all aspects of the Intellectual property in related to their franchise. This legal event examines key issues of intellectual property in a franchise business and highlights some commercial factors to be considered in a franchise business.

Organized by:  Dubai Chambers in collaboration with Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants

Participants will gain a better understanding of:

  • Franchise business and the commercial factors to be considered for a franchise form of business
  • Various accounting factors in a franchise business
  • Franchise and IP Due diligence
  • All aspects of IP that the franchisor and franchisee should be aware of while leveraging the franchise business model
  • Some key contract drafting considerations for the franchising contract in UAE


  • Raka Roy (Partner – Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants)- Raka is a Partner at Galadari Advocates and Legal Consultants specializing in Intellectual Property, Employment, Commercial, and Data Protection matters. Raka has almost 16 years of experience in the Middle East. She is highly renowned in the market for being prompt, efficient, and having a ‘personal touch’. She is well regarded for her pragmatic approach to highly sensitive and complex matters.

Date: Wednesday, 21 June 2023
Time: 11.30 AM- 12.30 PM GST
Venue: Online - Zoom
Duration: 60mins

Participation Fee (Excluding VAT)

  • Dubai Chambers’ Member: AED 150/-
  • Members of Business Group and Council: AED 200/-
  • Non-Profit Organization: AED 250/-
  • Non-member: AED 300/-

* 10% discount available for groups of three or more

Registration: Please click here to register.

Location: Online

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