Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
Intensive Evening Course on
Management and Commercialisation of Intellectual Property
This course is open to all professionals and students who are interested in intellectual property.
10-21 June, 2013
David Llewelyn is Honorary Professor at HKU, Professor & Deputy Dean of the School of Law at Singapore Management University and Professor of Intellectual Property Law at King's College London. Professor Llewelyn is a co-author of Kerly's Law of Trade Marks and Trade Names (15th ed. 2011) and joint author of Cornish, Llewelyn & Aplin on Intellectual Property: Patents, Copyright, Trade Marks and Allied Rights (8th ed. 2013). Resident in Singapore, he is a door tenant of IP chambers 8 New Square in London and is involved in international arbitration work. His business book Invisible Gold in Asia: Creating Wealth through Intellectual Property was published in 2010 by Marshall Cavendish.
Annie Tsoi is a partner of Deacons and the Head of China IP practice. Annie has 20 years experience in advising on all aspects of intellectual property work and on the unique challenges arising from doing business in China. Annie is acknowledged as a Leading Lawyer in the area of Intellectual Property by the Chambers Global, in the area of Trade Marks by the International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers. She has recently been awarded the 2012 One Hundred Outstanding Female Entrepreneurs in China.
Haochen Sun is Assistant Professor of Law and Deputy Director of the Law and Technology Centre at the University of Hong Kong. He specializes in intellectual property protection of luxury brands. His edited volume The Luxury Economy and Intellectual Property will be published in 2014 by Oxford University Press.
* DL – Prof David Llewelyn * AT – Ms Annie Tsoi * SHC – Mr Haochen Sun
Award: Certificates will be issued to participants with two options: (1) a certificate of attendance (without any formal assessment) or (2) a certificate of completion (requiring successful completion of formal course assessment).
Those who attend and successfully complete a course (ie. by completing the required assessment for a certificate of completion) and who subsequently apply and are admitted to an LLM programme at HKU will be exempted from 1 of the 8 required units (up to a maximum of 2 units of exemption is permissible under HKU regulations). Please note that the University Composition fee applies to all LLM applicants. There is no reduction of tuition fees.
Application and Fee: HK$5,000 for participants who would like to obtain a certificate of attendance or who do not need CPD points; OR HK$10,000 for participants who would like to obtain a certificate of completion or who would like to apply for CPD points.
Form of Assessment: In-hall examination (date to be determined).
Law Society CPD Points: Practitioners may claim up to 15 Law Society CPD points.
For enquiries, please contact Miss Elaine Ho (Phone: 3917-4727 / Fax: 2549-8495 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org).