Ramzi Ahmad Madi, Ph.D

Deputy Dean, College of Law


Abu Dhabi Campus

+971 2 6133245



Ph.D. in Law, Aberdeen University, United Kingdom. (QS World University Rankings for Law & Legal Studies : 151-200)

Master of Laws in Private Law ( Commercial Law ), Al-alBayt University, Jordan.

Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University of Jordan, Jordan.

Course: Intellectual Property Law Specialization, University of Pennsylvania, United States of America, 2021.

Course: Patent Law, University of Pennsylvania, United States of America, 2021.

Course: Copyright Law, University of Pennsylvania, United States of America,2021.

Course: Trademark Law, University of Pennsylvania, United States of America,2021.

Research Interests

Commercial Law; Intellectual property; Internet law; Arbitration Law; Ecommerce law.

Selected Publications

  •  Effects of Maritime Mortgages on Creditors and Debtors under the UAE Law. Lex Portus, 9(3), 2023. 
  • A Brief Overview of the Exemptions to the Prohibition on Circumvention of Technological Protection Measures under the DMCA: Any Similar Exemptions under the UAE Legislation?, International Review of Law, Computers and Technology, Volume 35 (3), 2021.
  • The Compulsory Licensing for Exploiting Patented COVID-19 Pharmaceutical Treatment: Legal Approaches of Some Arab Countries, Biotechnology Law Report, Volume 40 (2), 2021.
  • The Compatibility of Arab Laws and Modern International Trends with the Freedom of Parties to Choose the Law Applicable to International Trade Contracts, Global Trade and Customs Journal, Volume Issue 9 (14), 2019.
  • Intellectual Property Rights in Advertising Industry in light of the Jordanian Law, CTLR Journal,  Volume 23 (8), 2017.
  • Copyright Issues Arising from Tweets and Re-tweets: A Jordanian Prospective, Volume 28 (1), ALQ, 2014.
  • Colour and Sound Marks: A Brief Overview of Civil Protection in Light of Jordanian Legislation – Volume 24 (1) ALQ Journal, 2010.
  • “Canning” Mobile Phone Bulk Messages in Jordan- Issue 16(5) CTLR Journal, 2010.
  • The Exempt Companies in Jordan: A Study of their Main Characteristics- Volume 31 (7) BuLR Journal, 2010.

Teaching Courses

Undergraduate Level:

Principles of Commercial Law - Intellectual Property -  Commercial Papers & Banking Transactions - Labour Law - Introduction to Law - Commercial Legislations - Legal Studies in Electronic Commerce - Industrial and commercial property -  Legal Terminology - Arbitration Law.


Postgraduate Level:

Advanced Studies in Commercial law- Protection of Intellectual Property Rights on the internet- Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights- Industrial Designs and Industrial Models- Trademarks and Geographical Indications-Settlement of Commercial and Civil Disputes- Settlement of Intellectual Property Disputes- Copyright and Related Rights- Advanced Studies in Intellectual Property- Patents-  Advanced Studies in International construction contracts- Legal Research Methodology.


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all.

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  • Member of Intellectual Property Institute– (London) United Kingdom.
  • Member of the Egyptian Center for Intellectual Property and Information Technology "ECIPIT"– (Cairo) Egypt.