Online intellectual property threats and best practices amid Covid-19 in the Asia Pacific region

24 Feb 2021 0900 - 1000 GMT

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A webinar presented by the IBA Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee

In the current environment where Covid-19 has forced governments to restrict physical interaction among its people, there has been an exponential increase in online activity for almost everything including, teleconferencing, lessons, shopping and entertainment. As a result, threats and intellectual property infringement has taken a common place in this increasingly digitalised world making it vital for robust brand protection of your online assets.

We will discuss some of the latest trends in online infringements related to Covid-19 pandemic and best practices for developing a sound brand protection strategy for your intellectual property.

The webinar will cover:

  • Tips and strategies to tackle IP threats online
  • Best practices of brand owners
  • Social media and influencers
  • Challenges faced
  • Enforcement options
  • Voluntary measures
  • Policing online platforms
  • Monitoring domain names


  • Karen Abraham Shearn Delamore & Co, Kuala Lumpur; Asia Pacific Regional Forum Liaison Officer, IBA Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee


  • David Franklin Global Director of Brand Protection, Corporation Service Company, Cambridge
  • Neil Gane General Manager, Asia Video Industry Association’s (AVIA) Coalition Against Piracy (CAP), Sydney, New South Wales
  • Amita Haylock Mayer Brown, Hong Kong SAR


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