In the 2018 Q4 edition of the Asia Intellectual Property (IP) and Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) Newsletter, Mayer Brown’s team covers numerous areas related to their practice.
Intellectual Property in Hong Kong and China underwent developments in the IP Courts, in addition to technological developments assisting with trade mark searches and registration. Furthermore, Data Privacy in Hong Kong may undergo potential changes with the consideration of potential amendments to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance. Cybersecurity in China has tightened from a government policy regulation on internet supervision and inspection. Another area covered in the newsletter was Fintech in Hong Kong where cryptocurrency receives more regulation.
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