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Save the dateMar 29, 201712 PM - 1:45 PM Add to Calendar
Venue Location

The American Chamber of Commerce in HK

1904 Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Road
Central, Hong Kong

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Contact Person: Beverly Yau

Phone: +852 25306900


Event Details

This event will cover two timely issues for those interested in intellectual property or pharmaceutical patents.

Recently, there was an important court decisions in England on second medical use patents. As Hong Kong is likely to follow suit, there has been a lot of discussion and debate on this topic. Andrew Cobden from Hogan Lovells, who has been practicing patent law for more than 25 years will help provide clarity on this topic.

A number of key policy challenges for innovative companies will need to be addressed in 2017. Perhaps no larger issue confronts multi-national companies in Asia more than what will come next now that the U.S. has withdrawn from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement – and specifically, what will happen with the rules that were laid out and intensely negotiated in the IPR chapter?

First 15-20 minutes is for networking
Sandwiches and beverages included

This event is co-hosted by the Intellectual Property Committee and Pharmaceutical Committee

  • Andrew Cobden (Consultant  at  Hogan Lovells)
    Andrew Cobden
  • Jasper MacSlarrow (International Public Affairs  at  Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Ltd)
    Jasper MacSlarrow


Members only price HKD 280


HKD 400