Grow & Protect Your Business in China in 2019

China plans to set a lower economic growth target of 6.0-6.5 per cent in 2019. What are the market and investment trends going to be in 2019?

China has further relaxed its restrictions on foreign investment in multiple areas, how will this impact British investment in China?

Do you have a strategy on how to protect your trademark in China? How much are you really protected? 

To advise on the above areas, the Chamber's Small & Medium Enterprises Focus Group invites two speakers from King & Wood Mallesons. Mr. Atticus Zhao will analyse and forecast China market trends in 2019, the fast growing sectors, as well as investment opportunities in China and some issues for reference. Mr. Sun Haoguang will update the rules about intellectual property and explain the background of trade mark protection in China. He will also share practical ways of protecting trademarks, and case studies of successful and unsuccessful cases. 

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Event Rundown:

  • 8.00-8.30am Registration & Networking
  • 8.30-8.35am Opening 
  • 8.35-9.00am Presentation by Atticus Zhao
  • 9.00-9.25am Presentation by Sun Haoguang
  • 9.25-10.00am Q&A Discussion
  • 10.00-10.30am Session Ends & Networking

No-show Policy: Please note you must cancel your reservation in writing to the event contact staff 24 hours in advance. No-shows without prior notification will be charged a no-show fee of RMB100. 

Walk-in Policy: Please note that members who attend the event without prior reservation will be charged an extra walk-in fee of RMB50 if spaces are still available.

Speaker Introduction

Atticus Zhao

Senior Associate, King & Wood Mallesons

Atticus joined King & Wood Mallesons in 2012 after practising for five years as an associate with a major US law firm in Shanghai.

Atticus advises on foreign direct investment, real estate and M&A.  Atticus has advised a number of multinational companies on PRC legal issues since 2007, including in relation to corporate governance, equity transfer, asset purchase and sale, residential and commercial lease. 

Atticus obtained his law degree from East China University of Political Science and Law, and received his bar qualification in 2008.

Sun Haoguang

Senior Associate, King & Wood Mallesons

Mr. Sun has over 10 years experiences in IP area, relevant with industries like manufacturing, automotive, internet, entertainment, finance, home appliances, software, aviation and healthcare.

Mr. Sun focuses on practice in Commercial IP area. He specialises in solving complex and comprehensive IP problems relevant with mergers & acquisitions, investments, capital markets, IPO and technology transfer.

Mr. Sun works in well-known MNC for IP management for years. He has rich experiences in the IP’s generation, management, commercialisation, protection and risk management in a MNC under the global backgrounds, and is familiar with the main IP international cooperation mechanisms, and the IP systems in some main countries.

Mr. Sun has both law and technology education backgrounds. He was admitted as a lawyer in 2007 and as a patent attorney in 2010.

Event contact

Hilary Wu
+862162185022
hilary.wu@britishchambershanghai.org

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