Media Law, Intellectual Property Law, Communications Law.
Myrna is a partner at Touma Law Firm and a member of the partner firm Eptalex-Meg Legal Services in Dubai. Since 1996, Mryna has been focused on Intellectual Property matters with an emphasis on copyright and licensing agreements.
Her areas of expertise include the Media, Entertainment and Advertising industries, in which she drafts and reviews agreements in English, French, and Arabic.
She provides cross-boder legal services and advice on television, radio, print media, electronic media, new media, mobile communication, entertainment, cinemas, visual works, videograms, music, stage production, advertising, sports events, patents and trademarks, and other legal and regulatory issues.
She counsels and assists clients in protecting and enforcing their intellectual property rights including trademark and copyright selection, registration, use and licensing.
Myrna contributed to the drafting of the Lebanese Copyright law and project of amendment of said law by providing legal comments.
She attended several seminars and public debates organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Ministry of Economy and Trade, the Beirut Bar Association, IRPI, Erich Pommer Institut gGmbH and others, mainly on Copyright, Intellectual Property and Audiovisual Communication, Digital Distribution and Rights Clearance, in Lebanon and abroad (Arab countries, Europe).
Master’s Degree in Private Law from the Saint-Joseph University (Beirut).
Beirut Bar Association -1996.
Member of the “ALAI” (“Association Littéraire et Artistique Internationale”) Paris, France- 1998.
Arabic, French, English.