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Media & Telecommunications
OLF provides a wide variety of legal services within the media and telecommunications industries. Our practice group has worked with both local and international telecommunications companies and has acted in industry related disputes across the region. We also have extensive experience in the drafting and interpretation of international telecommunications agreements. 
 
The firm advises on all aspects of media law including: publishing, television distribution, defamation, advertising, marketing sponsorship and merchandising, as well as Privacy and Competition Law. We also have experience in new media forms (e-commerce, multimedia and the internet). 
 

 

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Eurobonds March 2020: Payment or Default?
March 06 , 2020

The ten-year US $1.2 billion Eurobonds with a coupon rate of 6.375% are due to mature on 9 March 2020, amidst an unprecedented economic and financial downturn in Lebanon, and a forthcoming debt crisis.

The prospect of Lebanon defaulting on its payment obligations raises significant legal implications to both local and international investors.