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Rem Noormohamed

Rem Noormohamed

Partner - IT & IP

Professional background

Rem is a leading UK expert in the field of IP, IT, data protection and communications law. With his first-hand industry experience, he brings a unique set of skills and capabilities, combining specialist legal, professional engineering and technology consulting expertise.

Rem works with all types of businesses – multinationals, listed companies, tech/IP rich start-ups and public and third sector organisations – advising their senior management teams on strategic, business transformation and mission critical matters, and helping them to more effectively mitigate and manage their day-to-day contractual, regulatory and legal risks, within the context of their business environment and the sectors in which they operate.

Rem's national and international experience covers numerous sectors including TMT, financial services, fintech, manufacturing, retail, pharmaceutical, medtech, healthcare, education, central and local government.

Rem is a regular contributor, speaker and chair on numerous topics including technology, media and communications law, sourcing arrangements, change management, innovation and enterprise. He writes extensively on IP, technology, digital media and telecoms and has co-edited an international text book on communications and competition law.

Rem is a member of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management Working Group, tasked with developing a new international legal and policy framework for the use and management of geospatial information. He is also a Visiting Professor of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship.

Expertise

  • Complex IT and communications infrastructure, business transformation and BPR projects
  • System integration, software licensing and distribution arrangements
  • Cloud computing (including SaaS, IaaS and PaaS)
  • Blockchain, data security, data privacy and freedom of information
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Internet of Things / Industrie 4.0 and Smart Cities
  • All aspects of IP rights – covering protection, management, tech transfer, commercialisation (including monetization) and enforcement of IP rights
  • Franchising, distribution, sponsorship and general commercial agreements
  • Joint ventures, spin-outs, collaborative arrangements and disposals/divestitures
  • EU public procurement, state aid and competition law

Education

University of Bath: BEng (Hons) Electronic & Communication Engineering

University of Exeter: LLB (Hons) Law

Oxford Institute of Legal Practice: Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Commendation)