Fundamental Programme 100 Series

IP102 IP Management and Protection in the Mainland

27 Jun and 4 Jul 2023

2.5 hours per lecture, 10 hours in total

This course aims to introduce the registration methods, protection mechanisms, management strategies and enforcement actions of intellectual property rights in the Mainland, allowing participants to fully grasp the fundamental knowledge of the intellectual property systems in the Mainland.


Lecture I

27 Jun 2023 (Tue)



Topic: IP Registration in Mainland China

  • Requirements and conditions of IP registration
  • Application procedures and time lines for different IP registration
  • Frequent problems and practical tips in IP registration
  • IP registration services in Mainland China
  • Cases studies

Speaker: Ms. Annie Tsoi

Lecture II

27 Jun 2023 (Tue)



Topic: Protecting IP rights in Mainland China

  • Protection mechanism available for different IP rights
  • Legal framework for protecting IP rights in Mainland China
  • Common cases of IP infringement
  • Methods in handling IP disputes
  • Cases studies

Speaker: Mr. Lewis Wai-Hong Ho

Lecture III

4 Jul 2023 (Tue)



Topic: Business Strategies in Managing IP in Mainland China

  • Common IP related issues in cross border trading
  • Strategies for developing and protecting the IP
  • Practical IP management advice on cross border trading and investment
  • Cases studies

Speaker: Ms. Tracy Li

Lecture IV

4 Jul 2023 (Tue )



Topic: IP Legislation and Enforcement in Mainland China

  • Roles and functions of IP administration and enforcement agencies in Mainland China
  • Common enforcement options and their effectiveness:
    1. Civil procedures
    2. Administrative measures
    3. Customs enforcement
    4. Criminal procedures
  • Methods of reporting and requirements for evidence
  • Cases studies

Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Yeung

Target Audience

Entrepreneurs, IP owners and executives of local startups/ small and medium enterprises/ large enterprises, particularly for those involved in IP trading/management in the Mainland

Course Structure

The 2-day course consists of 4 lectures, 2.5 hours per lecture, total 10 hours


Lecture Theatre, 7/F, VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Course Format



Cantonese, supplemented with English terms


Participants will receive a certificate awarded by the organiser upon completion of the entire course (4 lectures).


Free for members of "IP Manager Scheme PLUS"; $100 for non-members



Priority in registration for the course will be given to enterprises that have joined “IP Manager Scheme PLUS”.

The organiser reserves the final rights to change the course details and arrangements.


This training course is registered as a CPD course of the Law Society of Hong Kong (10 points).

Participants are reminded that attendance at all sessions and days of a CPD course of one or more days in duration is necessary in order to obtain CPD points. No CPD points will be awarded for partial attendance. 

This training course is registered as a CPD course of the Hong Kong Mediation Centre (10 points).

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