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Centre for Commercial Law Studies

PARIS EVENT: An Introduction to Chinese Intellectual Property

21 May 2014

Time: 7:00pm
Venue: University of London Institute in Paris, 9-­11 rue de Constantine, 75007 Paris

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The Paris Intellectual Property Lecture series presents 'An Introduction to Chinese Intellectual Property'. This lecture includes an amalgam of law, history, social analysis and the most influential philosophy as regards intellectual property (IP), this lecture aims to help participants to better understand the distinctive Chinese approach to IP.

Speaker: Dr Guan H Tang

Currently Visiting Professor at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, Dr Guan H Tang is Associate Professor of Law at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. Her primary research interests are in the areas of comparative IP, with an insight into Chinese IPRs and their relevance to the rest of the world. She also provides consultancy services to several organisations.

Guan received her PhD at the University of Edinburgh, where she read law with Professor Hector MacQueen, and investigated copyright law and the public interest on a comparative basis. Prior to that, she was awarded a governmental scholarship to undertake her Masters at Queen’s University Belfast.


For directions to the venue, please refer to the map.

How to Book

There is no charge for attending this lecture. As places will be limited, please register via the CCLS Eventbrite page no later than Monday 5 May 2014.

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