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International Arbitration and Mediation for Intellectual Property Disputes Training Programme

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International Arbitration and Mediation for Intellectual Property Disputes Training Programme

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International Arbitration and Mediation for Intellectual Property Disputes Training Programme

Date & Time (Friday): 7, 14, 21 January 2022 | 3:00pm – 6:30pm (Hong Kong time)
Date & Time (Saturday): 8, 15, 22 January 2022 | 9:30am – 1:00pm (Hong Kong time)
Format: Hybrid
* FDRC, HKMAAL, Hong Kong Mediation Centre and Law Society of Hong Kong CPD points being applied for

The Training Programme Includes:
  • “Introduction of WIPO Arbitration & Mediation Center”
  • “Legal Framework for Arbitration of Intellectual Property Disputes”
  • “Mediation of Intellectual Property Disputes and WIPO Mediation Rules”
  • “Types of Intellectual Properties Focusing on their Origins, Nature, Grant, Creation, Rights Conferred.  Mainly on Patents, Designs, Trademarks, Passing Off, Plant Variety, Trade Secret and Confidential Information”
  • “Continuation on Types of Intellectual Properties” (Concept of drafting of patent claims and specifications from a litigation viewpoints)
  • “Domain Disputes Generally and Comparison of .com, .cn and .hk Rules”
  • “Types of Intellectual Property Disputes & Situation, Considerations of Parties in Arbitration and Mediations”
  • “The Arbitrability of Disputes over Intellectual Property Rights | Drafting of arbitration Clause | Privilege”
  • “Arbitration & Mediation of Intellectual Property disputes in the wider context of IP Trading | Enforcement: Mainland & Hong Kong Mutual Arrangement & Assistance”
  • “Case Study from the viewpoints of Institution, Arbitrator and Parties’ Advocates”
  • “Continuation of Case Study”
  • “Commencement – Appointment of Arbitrators / Mediators – Conduct of Hearing | Language of Proceedings Under Different Institution Rules / Local legislation”
  • “Continuation”
Distinguished Speakers (TBC):
  • Ignacio de Castro, Director, IP Disputes & External Relations Division, WIPO Arbitration & Mediation Center
  • Andrzej Gadkowski , Associate Legal Officer, IP Disputes Section, WIPO Arbitration & Mediation Center
  • Chiara Accornero , Legal Officer, IP Disputes Section, WIPO Arbitration & Mediation Center
  • Dandan Zhou, Legal Officer, IP Disputes Section, WIPO Arbitration & Mediation Center
  • Derek Lau, Acting Assistant Director of Intellectual Property, The Government of the HKSAR
  • Professor Anselmo Reyes, International Judge, Singapore International Commercial Court
  • Professor Yun Zhao, Head of Department of Law, University of Hong Kong
  • Andrew Liao GBS SC JP, Barrister at law
  • Anton Blijlevens , Principal, AJ Park Law Limited
  • Douglas Clark, Principal, Global Head of Dispute Resolution, Rouse
  • Christine Kang, Partner, Partner, Hughs Hubbard & Reed
  • David Perkins, Independent Arbitrator/Mediator
  • C.K. Kwong, JP. President, HKIArb; Senior Partner, SFKS CK Kwong, Solicitors
  • Anthony Tong, Senior and Managing Partner, Robin Bridge & John Liu
Who Should Join the Training Programme?
  • Lawyers;
  • Arbitrators
  • Mediators
  • Individual from legal sector / ADR sector

*Applicant must be a Hong Kong citizen

Benefits of the Training Programme:
  • Specialized in legal training in arbitration and mediation for Intellectual Property
  • Learn from experienced and renowned practitioner, academicians and professionals
  • Candidates are eligible to apply for the HKIArb’s Associate membership after the completion of the training programme
  • Continued legal education: FDRC, HKMAAL, Hong Kong Mediation Centre and The Law Society of Hong Kong CPD points being
Registration:
  1. Complete the registration form – http://iamipd.hkiarb.org.hk/application/
  2. Send a cheque with the (i) applicant’s name in HKSAR ID Card; (ii) contact number; and (iii) correspondence address shown at the back of the cheque
  3. Send the documentary proof or relevant information of belonging to the legal sector or ADR sector to HKIArb’s office

Registration Fee: HK$3,000 [Non-Refundable]