4 June 2020 – WIPO-LESI Webinar, Best Strategies in Mediation and Arbitration for IP and Licensing Disputes in South East Asia

WIPO-LESI Webinar, Best Strategies in Mediation and Arbitration for IP and Licensing Disputes in South East Asia

Date  June 4, 2020

Time      Thursday 10:00 am – 11:15 am (SGT—Singapore Time)

              Wednesday 10:00 pm – 11:15 pm (ET—Eastern Time)


10:00 – 10:10          Introduction by Presidents of LES Societies (Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand)  

10:10 – 10:30          The WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center’s Experience in South East Asia (Chiara Accornero)

10:30 − 11:00          Practical Tips: The Mediator’s Perspective (Joyce Tan)

11:00 – 11:15          Q&A

Registration  >>>>  https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/5621806/WIPO-LES-Registration

The Speakers

Chiara Accornero

A national of Italy, holds a Master of Laws from the University of Turin and a Certificate in Transnational Law from the University of Geneva. Before joining the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center in Geneva in 2016, she worked in a Turin-based law firm in the areas of intellectual property and contract law. Chiara is currently the representative of the WIPO Center at Maxwell Chambers in Singapore.

Joyce A. Tan

A leading lawyer over the long years of her practice by numerous legal publications including Legal 500, Chambers, Practical Law Company, AsiaLaw, Who’s Who Legal, World Trademark Review, International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers, International Who’s Who of Regulatory Communications Lawyers, International Who’s Who of Internet, E-Commerce & Data Protection Lawyers, Global Communications, Guide to the World’s Leading Technology, Media & Telecommunications Lawyers, Global Counsel 3000, Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law, Global Law Experts and The Best Lawyers. Joyce continues to garner independently assessed accolades and recently made it to Asia Business Law Journal’s 2019 A-List of Singapore’s Top 100 Lawyers and Finance Monthly’s Singapore 2019 Corporate Lawyer of the Year.

Joyce is a transactional lawyer in corporate and commercial matters, including cross-border M&A deals, private equity investments, collaborative ventures and financing transactions. She is particularly renowned for her work in TMT and intellectual property, having pioneered many cutting-edge deals of its time, including complex technical procurement and supply transactions, the use of cashless payment systems, fintech innovations and other innovative technology and telecommunications networks.