In co-operation with
The Jorgensen Law Firm PLLC & Hoda Barakat Legal Consultancy
In this essential one-day workshop, taught from both the franchisor and franchisee perspective, participants will learn new, valuable approaches to recognizing and producing effective franchise agreements.
Paul C. Jorgensen frequently instructs attorneys and business people on contracts, licenses, franchising and intellectual property. Paul is a popular instructor at the Dubai Chamber where he has taught for the past ten years. He is also a well-known speaker at the New York City Bar Association, the American Chamber of Commerce Thailand, the United States Embassy Bangkok, Georgetown University Law Center, CPE Link, the American Bar Association, and other educational and professional organizations. Paul provides clients with legal guidance on contracts and licenses, intellectual property and internet privacy and security.
Hoda Barakat graduated with an Honors degree and a Masters in Law from the University of Cambridge, UK and working as an intellectual property attorney in London. In 1995 she joined a small law firm in Dubai and helped it to grow to become the largest law firm in the region at the time and became Managing Partner of the then 130 lawyers and almost 300 staff. Hoda later founded Hoda Barakat Legal Consultancy where she acts as a special legal advisor to a number of regional and international companies and organizations as well as local and international Governments. Hoda is also currently serving as a Board member of the Emirate Intellectual Property Association.