A Complimentary CLE Accredited** Webinar
Date: February 20, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm Eastern Time
Duration: 90 minutes
China continues its ascent as a world economic power, rocketing to the position of #2 on the world business stage with an average annual GDP growth rate of 10%. Doing business with Chinese companies —or simply doing business alongside or in competition with Chinese companies in the global marketplace— is a reality full of opportunities and challenges for U.S. corporations. In-house counsel are a critical part of any global business dealings. In this Webinar, we are fortunate to have two deeply qualified speakers who can walk us through critical areas of doing business with China with an emphasis on intellectual property protection. Picking business partners, as well as writing business and employment contracts, will be discussed. Dan Harris of Harris & Moure, pllc is an award-winning writer on Chinese law, quoted frequently by leading business and legal publications such as the Wall Street Journal® and The National Law Journal®. Joining Dan is Andrea Charters, Associate General Counsel with Rosetta Stone, a leading global language learning solution company.
Topics to be covered in this webinar include:
• Choosing a Chinese partner
• Identifying what you need to protect
• Structuring your deal or contract
• Writing an arbitration clause
• Understanding the China International & Arbitration Trade Commission
• Executing key elements in employee contracts
• IP registrations: trademarks, patents, copyrights and licensing agreements
Andrea Charters, Esq., Vice President, Associate General Counsel, Rosetta Stone Inc.
Dan Harris, Esq., Harris & Moure, pllc.**CLE is approved or in the process of approval for the mandatory CLE states listed below for 1.50 hours of CLE Credit. Of these, 1.50 qualify as hours of general, participatory, or skills credit, 0 qualify for hours of law office management, and 0 qualify for hours of ethics/professionalism.
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico††, New York†, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
†Only experienced NY attorneys may take Webinar training for CLE. New York regulation requires that all CLE sessions must be conducted by an attorney in good standing or a JD. The presenter for this event meets this New York regulation.
†† New Mexico regulation requires that all CLE sessions must be conducted by an attorney in good standing or a JD. The presenter for this event meets this New Mexico regulation.
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