Hong Kong Licensing Seminar
Ms. Miki Yamamoto, Licensing, Asia, Senior Vice President, WME｜IMG
Theme:Global strategy of licensing business
Mr. Rentaro Muto, Partner, Fred Kan & Co.
Theme:Hong Kong Legal Practice
Mr. Masashi Kouketsu, Corporate Officer, FUTABA Co., Ltd.
Hong Kong has been chosen by many international licensors and licensing agent as the strategic base to expand their licensing business in Asia, particularly the Chinese mainland. Hong Kong offers clear advantages as an ideal platform for licensors, licensees, agents and manufacturers to get together, which include intellectual property (IP) rights protection, respect for business agreements, distribution networks, access to quality licensees, availability of industry talent, market sensitivity and close business connections with the Chinese mainland. Main objective of the Seminar is to share some practical tips with Japanese companies on how to expand licensing business in the Chinese inland market, and how Hong Kong can help them, serving as an efficient platform of legal protection of IP, pool of capable talents and distribution network.
Ms. Miki Yamamoto
Mr. Rentaro Muto
Mr. Masashi Kouketsu