The Design Society Workshop #2

Law & Order
The Design Society brings you Law & Order, a workshop co-led by Winston Chan, Chief Operating Officer of FT Consulting and Jonathan Kok, partner at RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP. Together, Winston and Jonathan will share their vast experience in Intellectual Property, dissect legal terminologies as well as apply case studies to help ensure that you understand and recognize your IP rights.

In this workshop, you will learn to better understand the legal concepts of IP as well as hone your skill in reading and writing contracts. Through this workshop, you will learn to better safeguard your rights and your work.

Discover the legal aspects of design and protect your rights through this intriguing 3-hour workshop!

About Winston Chan, Chief Operating Officer of FT Consulting

Over the past decade, Winston has been actively consulting in the fields of Franchising, Technology Transfer, Strategic Planning, Branding and Intellectual Property Management. His regional clientele span both consumer-oriented as well as industrial/technology industry sectors.

Previously, Winston was Asset Manager with one of Asia's largest real estate companies, where he was tasked to unlock the latent value of shopping malls. He was also Senior Assistant Director at the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS). At IPOS, he participated in IP policy making whilst keeping close tabs of ground issues by engaging public and private organisations on a regular basis.

Winston was one of the first consultants certified under the Singapore Government's Practicing Management Consultants (PMC) scheme and its IP Management specialist track. He is also a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE), a member of the Licensing Executive Society, and the first Singaporean to successfully complete the KIPO-WIPO-KAIST-KIPA Advanced International Certificate Course in Intellectual Property Rights in Seoul, Korea.

About Jonathan Kok, Partner at RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP

Jonathan Kok heads the Intellectual Property & Technology Practice of RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP. He has extensive experience advising clients in the Information Technology, Media and Entertainment, Sports and Consumer Merchandise industries on their intellectual property, corporate and commercial transactions, including financing of projects to develop and own intellectual property assets, managing intellectual property portfolios, protection of intellectual property rights, and licensing and exploitation of intellectual property rights in the Asia Pacific region.

Sat Oct 24, 2015
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM SGT
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10A Ann Siang Hill Singapore
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