IPR protection in the Middle East
The Middle East region is where most of the counterfeit products are sold and sometimes made as well.
Cosmos Intellectual Property Services office in the UAE covers the Middle East and Asia markets.
The UAE has a pivotal role in the international trade business, plus Dubai ranked as a top global business hub and one of the most important logistical services providers in the region.
Therefore, many goods are passing through the UAE to other countries in the Middle East and Africa.
The UAE market is one of the most targeted markets by counterfeit products suppliers whether they want to sell their counterfeits and substandard products locally in the UAE or export it to another country in the Middle East or Africa.
The UAE is one of the best countries in the Middle East in respect of Intellectual Property Rights protection law enforcement. The IPR laws in the UAE and the straightforward procedures make it a role model for the rest of the Arab states, and one of the respected countries by The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).