China Business Law Association – New York Upcoming Meeting with Chinese IP Delegation in NYC

This announcement is from the Chinese Business Law Association in New York City (http://cblalaw.org/):
Join a very high-level PRC delegation for a roundtable discussion on IP legislative developments:
 
The delegation includes:
  • Members of the Ministry of Commerce, including the Americas division, the Law and Treaties Division and the IP Leading Group.
  • Two Judges from the Supreme People’s Court
  • Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, Deputy Directors of the Legislative Affairs Commission
  • State Administration for Industry and Commerce, Director of Division of Anti-Unfair Competition
  • Legislative Affairs Office of the State Council
  • Procurator, Supreme People’s Procurate of the PRC
  • Chief Officer, Enforcement Division, National Copyright Administration of China
  • State Intellectual Property Office
  • Chief Officer, Legal Affairs, China Food and Drug Administration
  • Deputy Chief Judge, Beijing No. 1 Intermediate People’s Court

 

Note that I will be moderating this discussion.
 
Co-Hosts:
  • Chinese Business Law Association
  • The Fordham IP Institute

 

NOTE: The delegation speaks excellent English, but translators will also be available.
 
EVENT ONE: AN INTIMATE ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION AT FORDHAM LAW SCHOOL
Friday, September 19, 2014
4:00 to 5:30 PM
At Fordham Law School, Costantino Room
150 W. 62nd Street, between Columbus & 10th Avenues
FREE but RSVP is required. 
 
EVENT TWO: DINNER AND DISCUSSION
Friday, September 19, 2014
6:00 to 6:30 PM – Social networking
6:30 to 8 PM – Dinner and informal discussion
Seats are very limited.  Please RSVP immediately. 
Attendees will be responsible for cost of their own dinners (approximately $100).  Please bring a check.
 
Register by emailing events@cblalaw.org and specify which event(s) you would like to attend.
 

Upcoming events

Please note a few upcoming events, listed mostly in chronological order:

On February 28, 2012, Paul Jones and Xu Jing will be speaking in the Strafford live phone/web seminar entitled “IP Litigation in China“.  The panel will address challenges for IP protection in the Chinese court system.

On March 15, 2012, AmCham China, the United States Information Technology Office (USITO), Fordham University School of Law and the European Chamber of Commerce will host a conference on Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights.  The Conference will take place in Beijing. Second Circuit Judge Denny Chin, who is returning to China for the first time since he left as a child, will open the event as the keynote speaker, along with the Deputy Chief of Mission of the US Embassy, Robert Wang.  Chief Judge Kong Xiangjun of the IPR Tribunal of the Supreme People’s Court is expected to moderate for Judge Chin.  A panel discussion of leading experts, including current and former government officials, academics and corporate IPR leaders will follow.  More information here. Continue reading