Al-Otaishan Intellectual Property & Technology Law Firm (AIP&T) is an IP Law Firm in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with an active presence in the GCC, Middle East, Africa, and Asian countries.

AIP&T is managed by Atty. Mohammad Al-Otaishan, who holds an LL.M. degree in Intellectual Property from the University of Washington, USA. Atty. Mohammad was previously a legal advisor for Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC). During his career at SABIC, he made a very remarkable contribution to the case EXXON Mobile vs SABIC which is the largest case ever in the region with respect to volume of damages and one of the most complex cases in the Middle East.

The intellectual property assets (IP) represent an essential portion of company's capital. Yet intellectual assets formation, acquisition, estimation, transfer, and protection are more difficult than ordinary tangible assets

AIP&T offers its clients comprehensive services at very competitive charges for all IP rights including trademarks, utility patens, design patents, domain names, copyright, and trade secrets. Our office is located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia but we provide IP services by associating with major trademark, design, and patent agents all over the GCC, Middle East, Asian and African Countries. Currently, AIP&T is rapidly expanding with its service in more than 30 jurisdictions in the GCC, Middle East, Africa, and Asian countries.

The firm's professionals are very experienced with procedures for securing and protecting all IP rights such as, Trademark: Availability search , Registration , Prosecution , Enforcement , Litigation , Renewal , Assignment , Licensing , Amendments , Trademark Watch, Response to office actions.

Patent: Patentability search , Patentability advice , Registration , Enforcement, Litigation, Assignment, Annuity Payments, Licensing, Amendments, Response to office actions.

Design: Availability search, Registration, Enforcement, Litigation, Assignment, Annuity Payments, Licensing, Amendments, Response to office actions.

Firm Memberships :
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • International Association for the Protection of IP (AIPPI)
AIPT & T Member

Our main strategy is to offer local/foreign clients comprehensive services in a high professional standard at very competitive rates. Please explore our website to learn more about AIP&T's services, fees, and professional standards.

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Saudi Arabia: Subject to presenting a valid excuse, the Saudi patent office (SPO) has approved an extension of time for claiming priority in entering the national phase for the PCT applications. The Applications will be afforded the opportunity to file their late applications claiming their earliest priority. It's worth mentioning that the applicant must mention the reasons that made him unable to file his application within the thirty (30) month deadline.

June 12, 2018

AIP&T: Atty. Mohammad Al-otaishan LLM, managing partner of AIP&T was rated as No. 1 Individual IP Lawyer in Saudi Arabia as per statistic made by WTR 2018 ( The statistic is based on market feedback.

June 6, 2018

Kuwait: As of 27th of February 2018, the Kuwaiti patent office has started accepting PCT examination.

February 27, 2018

Egypt: AIP&T’s branch in Cairo, Egypt has opened in 2018 with a full operation of more than 12 professionals.

February 16, 2018