Author - Abdulaziz Alfulaij

Eng. Maher Uraijah : Deputy CEO of Intellectual Property Operations

The Executive Chairman of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, Dr. Abdulaziz bin Mohammed Al-Swailem, issued a decision appointing Eng. Maher bin Mohammed Uraijah as a Deputy CEO of Intellectual Property Operations. Eng. Maher Uraijah is a distinguished national leader who has extensive experience in the professional field, most notably working at Saudi Aramco from 2000 until 2019. Eng. Maher Uraijah holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals and an MBA from Birmingham University.

Request for Public Consultations Regarding “The Executive Rules for the Compulsory Licensing of Patents”

Based on the keenness of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property to regulate, support, develop, sponsor, protect, enforce and upgrade intellectual property fields in the Kingdom in accordance with the best international practices, It is currently developing an executive rules for the compulsory licensing of patents, In accordance with its competence in proposing the laws and regulations related to intellectual property rights stipulated in the provisions of Article 3 of the organization of the Authority issued by the Council of [...]