Telecommunication

Our attorneys provided advice on regulatory, transactional and litigation-related issues to several telecommunication companies and have represented the Government, telecoms licensees and licensors, technology providers and investors. Founding partner Mr. Saed Karajah advised on the formation and structure of the Telecommunication Regulatory Commission and on the drafting of the Telecommunication Law in Jordan. 

We advised on the applicability of the telecom policy to submarine cable landing stations; VOIP and internet telephony guidelines and regulatory implications on conventional switched services; voice-over frame relay networks, ATM and applicability of telecom policy on privately managed data and voice networks; key telecom licenses and registrations such as those relating to the provision of internet services, internet telephony services and infrastructure backbone networks (IP 1 & IP 2).

Our law firm advised Batelco, a multimillion telecommunication and power company on acquisitions and mergers, Umniah, a leading telecommunication provider in Jordan on licensing, regulatory and operating procedures, and the Palestinian Telecommunication Company in the formation and licensing of Ayla Consultancy and Investments offering dual-play products providing broadband internet and voice services based on IP-Centrex providing SOHO/SMB with a virtual PBX functionality.