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MaGIC Academy : The Arc Of An Idea Series

(i) 3 October 2015 (Session 1), (ii) 5 December 2015 (Session 2), (iii) 31 October 2015 (Session 3), (iv) 14 November 2015 (Session 4), (v) 28 November 2015 9am-1pm (Session 5), (vi) 5 December 2015 9am- 1pm (Session 6)
Description
About the Speaker:

Paul P. Subramaniam

Paul P. Subramaniam is the Head of Risk, Knowledge Management & Training of ZICO Holdings Inc. He practiced as a litigation lawyer for 22 years, being involved in several significant cases. Paul now keeps the lawyers and partners updated as to changes in the law and industry which would impact our clients. He also serves as editor of our publications to our clients. In addition, Paul manages a Knowledge Database and also a Precedent Bank, to ensure best practices are undertaken in the firm.

In his role as Training Partner, he arranges training sessions for ZICO Holdings Inc lawyers and staff that they are equipped not just with the law but with the skills necessary to serve their client's interests. He also arranges Seminars and talks for the firm's clients and is in frequent demand as a speakers presenter or panelist on a range of topics both legal and non-legal.


Additional Speaker for 31st of October Session :


(a) Joann Lee Sook Chin

Associate, ZICO

Joann was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 2012 and joined the firm as an Associate in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, she was an Associate at Messrs. Tay & Partners, practising in the area of Intellectual Property.

Maggie Khon has experience in assisting clients in prosecuting trade mark registration. Maggie also practises in the area of litigation involving intellectual property issues, such as infringement of trade marks, copyright, industrial designs and patents. She is also actively involved in the anti-counterfeit and anti-piracy programmes for brand owners.


(b) Ong Boo Seng

Partner, ZICO

Boo Seng commenced practice in 1999. Before joining the ZICOlaw network, he was a partner at Messrs. Rahmat Lim & Partners and prior to that, he was a partner at Messrs. Shook Lin & Bok

Boo Seng has been practising in the area of Intellectual Property (IP) for the past 16 years covering different aspects of IP practice. He has extensive experience in IP litigation and has represented many IP owners in the enforcement and protection of their rights.

He regularly advises clients on IP issues in corporate and commercial transactions, and on licensing, franchising and commercialisation of IP rights. He is also experienced in advising on matters relating to personal data protection and has assisted many clients in crafting their personal data protection compliance programmes.

He is recognised and ranked in a number of publications including the Asia Pacific Legal 500 and Chambers Asia-Pacific. He has been described as having “established a solid reputation in the market” and “adept in matters ranging from infringement disputes to enforcement strategies” by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2015.


(c) Maggie Khon Chee Peng

Associate, ZICO

Maggie was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 2011. She joined the firm as an Associate in 2014. Before joining the firm, Maggie worked in Tay & Partners, practising in intellectual property areas.

Maggie Khon has experience in assisting clients in prosecuting trade mark registration. Maggie also practises in the area of litigation involving intellectual property issues, such as infringement of trade marks, copyright, industrial designs and patents. She is also actively involved in the anti-counterfeit and anti-piracy programmes for brand owners.



Event Schedule:


Session 1 : 3 October 2015, 9am-1pm

Session 2 : 5 December 2015, 2pm-1pm

Session 3 : 31 October 2015, 9am-1pm

Session 4 : 14 November 2015, 9am-1pm

Session 5 : 28 November 2015, 9am-1pm

Session 6 : 5 December 2015, 9am-1pm




Overview:

This workshop will provide a series of lectures which will encompass the entire life cycle of a start-up in Malaysia, This would include, Microsoft PowerPoint presentation slides, case studies, and question and answer sessions.


Course Details:

Session 1 : The Arc of an Idea

  • An overview of the law in relation to entrepreneurship

Session 2 : What the law can protect and what the law cannot protect

  • What is intellectual property?
  • When can an idea be protected?
  • Types of protection available
  • What if the law does not give protection?


Session 3 : Ownership of an Idea

  • Who can own an idea?
  • The need for a vehicle
  • Sharing in ownership


Session 4 : Financing

  • Types of financing and the implications
  • The idea as collateral
  • The debt-financing and capital financing
  • Discharging the debt

Session 5 : Joint Ventures

  • Types of joint ventures
  • Common pitfalls in JVs
  • When is a JV not a JV?


Session 6 : Contracts

  • What is a contract?
  • Typical contracts in entrepreneurship
  • One Size does not fit all - weighing cost against risk

Agenda:
  • 8:45am : Registration
  • 9:00am : Workshop Starts
  • 11:00am : Break
  • 11:30am : Workshop resumes
  • 1:00pm : Session ends


Event Timeline
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  • The event description was updated. Diff 2015-10-28 09:31:00
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Aug 29 - Nov 28, 2015
[ Sat ] - [ Sat ]
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM MYT
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Venue
Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre
Tickets
Standard 150.00 MYR
Session 2 (5 December, 2pm-6pm) 25.00 MYR
Session 4 (14 Nov 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 5 (28 Nov 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 6 (5 Dec 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 1 (3 Oct 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 2 (17 Oct 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 2 (31 October, 2pm-6pm) 25.00 MYR
Session 3 (31 Oct 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 1 (29 August 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 2 (3 October 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 3 (17 October 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 4 (31 October 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 5 (14 November 2015) 25.00 MYR
Session 6 (28 November 2015) 25.00 MYR

On sale until Nov 27, 2015, 11:00:00 PM

Venue Address
Block 3730, Persiaran APEC, 63000, Cyberjaya, Malaysia Malaysia
Organizer
Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre
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