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Intellectual Property Forum 2021

COPYRIGHT & PATENTS: Empowering your IP knowledge and know your rights!

The Intellectual Property Forum this year has expanded into a two-day event with more experts invited to help us learn about copyright and patent protection. This is a great opportunity to update your knowledge about crucial issues in copyright and patents and to get experts advice.

   ◾  Learn tips & strategies for better patent filing for your inventions.
   ◾  Empower copyright knowledge for the education sector.
   ◾  Stay away from online trap from trademark & copyright perspective.
   ◾  Explore patent & copyright law in China, seize opportunities in GBA.

Date & Time: 19th Apr 2021 (Mon) 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
  20th Apr 2021 (Tue) 10:00 am – 01:00 pm
Venue: Online via Zoom
All sessions will be conducted in English unless otherwise specified
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Registration Deadline 15th Apr 2021 (Thu)

           

Programme



Protect your inventions in Hong Kong
10:00am - 10:30am New Patent System in Hong Kong

Mr. Vincent OEY, Solicitor, Intellectual Property Department, The Government of the HKSAR
10:30am - 11:00am Copyright Law in Hong Kong

Ms. Maggie WONG, Senior Solicitor, Intellectual Property Department, The Government of the HKSAR
Stay away from online trap from trademark & copyright perspective
11:00am - 11:30am Enforcement Cases Sharing: Internet Piracy Crimes

Mr. Terence TSEUNG, Senior Inspector, Customs and Excise Department, The Government of the HKSAR
Exploring patent & copyright law in China, seize opportunities in GBA
11:30am - 12:00pm Patent Law Amendment Updates in China

Dr. Oliver LUTZE, Country Manager, China, Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) - Beijing
12:00pm - 12:30pm Copyright Law in China

Ms. Kristen FU, Trademark Attorney, Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) - Beijing

This session will be conducted in Putonghua.


Empowering copyright knowledge for the education sector
10:00am - 11:15am Copyright: Questions and Examples from the Education Sector

Prof. Alice LEE, Associate Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
11:15am - 11:45am Practical Tips for Information Creators

Ms. Victoria F. CAPLAN, Head of Information Instruction and Collection Services, Library, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
11:45am - 12:00pm Joint Q&A
Tips & strategies for filing a good patent
12:00pm - 12:30pm Biotech Based Patent

Mr. Robert JACKSON, US Patent Attorney, Principal of Spruson & Ferguson (Hong Kong) Limited
12:30pm - 01:00pm ICT Based Patent

Ms. Margaret BURKE, US Patent Attorney, Idea Intellectual Property Limited

Speakers

Mr. Vincent OEY

Mr. Vincent OEY

Solicitor
Intellectual Property Department, The Government of the HKSAR

Mr. Vincent OEY is a Solicitor of the Intellectual Property Department (IPD). He is currently in the Patents and Designs Team of the IPD. His main duties include assisting the team on matters concerning patents and designs and providing legal ...more

Ms. Maggie WONG

Ms. Maggie WONG

Senior Solicitor
Intellectual Property Department, The Government of the HKSAR

Ms. Maggie WONG is a Senior Solicitor of the Intellectual Property Department (IPD). She is currently a member of the Trade Marks Team of IPD. Her duties include providing policy and legal advice in respect of trade mark applications and ...more

Mr. Terence TSEUNG

Mr. Terence TSEUNG

Senior Inspector
Customs and Excise Department, The Government of the HKSAR

Mr. Terence TSEUNG is currently working at the Electronic Crime Investigation Centre (ECIC) under the Intellectual Property Investigation Bureau, Customs and Excise Department. ...more

Dr. Oliver LUTZE

Dr. Oliver LUTZE

Country Manager, China
Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) - Beijing

Dr. Oliver LUTZE Lutze received a doctoral degree in Chemistry from the University of Muenster in 1997 and then was a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Michigan, U.S.A. ...more

Ms. Kristen FU

Ms. Kristen FU

Trademark Attorney
Spruson & Ferguson (Asia) - Beijing

Ms. Kristen FU is a Trademark Attorney in Spruson & Ferguson's Beijing trademarks team. She received a Master's degree in Intellectual Property Law from Renmin University of China and a Master's degree in Linguistics from Minzu University of China. ...more

Prof. Alice LEE

Prof. Alice LEE

Associate Professor
Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong

Prof. Alice LEE, LLB (HKU) and BCL (Oxford), is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Hong Kong, specializing in Property law and Intellectual Property ("IP") education, and a Senior Fellow of AdvanceHE (formerly the UK Higher ...more

Ms. Victoria F. CAPLAN

Ms. Victoria F. CAPLAN

Head of Information Instruction and Collection Services
Library, The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

Ms. Victoria F. CAPLAN is the Head of Information Instruction and Collection Services (IICS) at the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology Library. A member of the Library's senior management team, she oversees the Library's work in promoting ...more

Mr. Robert JACKSON

Mr. Robert JACKSON

US Patent Attorney
Principal of Spruson & Ferguson (Hong Kong) Limited

Mr. Robert JACKSON is a Principal of Spruson & Ferguson (Hong Kong) Limited. His practice primarily involves the drafting and prosecution of patent applications, advising clients with regards to patent validity and enforcement, patent strategy, ...more

Ms. Margaret BURKE

Ms. Margaret BURKE

US Patent Attorney
Idea Intellectual Property Ltd.

Ms. Margaret BURKE graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science degree in Materials Engineering in 1986, focusing on semiconductors and other materials for electronic applications. She also undertook substantial coursework in ...more

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