LexisNexis TMT CPD Course: TMT Law & Practice in Hong Kong (Online)

Speakers: Peter Bullock, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons; Paul Haswell, Partner, Pinsent Masons; Thomas Ho, Solicitor, Pinsent Masons

Date: 27 May 2020 (Wednesday) 

Time: 2:30 pm - 5:45 pm

CPD: 3 CPD Points (Subject to accreditation by The Law Society of Hong Kong)

Language: English

Level: Intermediate

The CPD course offers a wide coverage on Technology, Media and Telecommunications law. It focuses on areas such as technology disputes & transactions, privacy law, competition law and the latest technology developments.

For those who would like to pay via cheque, please complete the registration form here and mail it with the cheque to LexisNexis Hong Kong (11/F Oxford House, Taikoo Place, 979 King’s Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong). 

Publisher: LexisNexis
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HK$ 1,800.00
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ISBN/ISSN: HKCONFLNTMTCC
Publisher: LexisNexis

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Speakers: Peter Bullock, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons; Paul Haswell, Partner, Pinsent Masons; Thomas Ho, Solicitor, Pinsent Masons

Date: 27 May 2020 (Wednesday) 

Time: 2:30 pm - 5:45 pm

CPD: 3 CPD Points (Subject to accreditation by The Law Society of Hong Kong)

Language: English

Level: Intermediate

Thomas Ho

14:30 – 15:30

Technology Contracts and Drafting, and Data Protection

  • Introduction – commonly seen technology contracts and how they have “changed” over time
  • Software licensing agreement – evolving into SaaS agreements
  • Software development agreements – evolving from waterfall to agile
  • Data processing agreements – why have data processing agreements become so important?
  • Data processing laws
    • GDPR and PDPO
    • New updates in GDPR, particularly for data processors
    • Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau’s discussion paper on updates to PDPO

Mr. Thomas Ho, Solicitor, Pinsent Masons

 

15:30 – 15:40

(10 minutes break)

Peter Bullock

15:40 – 16:40

Technology Dispute Resolution

Mr. Peter Bullock will investigate the predominant causes of disputes relating to the failed delivery of information systems and telecommunications networks projects (amongst other technology projects), and indicate ways to best dispose of the resulting issues.

Mr. Peter Bullock, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons

 

16:40 – 16:45

(5 minutes break)

Paul Haswell

16:45 – 17:45

New Tech Developments

  • Introduction – some new technologies in recent days
  • 5G and IoT – what will they enable?
    • Smart cities
    • Logistics
    • What are the key issues? Privacy, competition law
  • AI – what will they enable?
    • Roboadvisors and fintech
    • Data analytics
    • What are the key issues? Ethics, explainability
  • Cryptocurrency and blockchain – what will they enable?
    • Immutable ledgers (not necessarily decentralised)
    • Decentralised currencies
    • What are the key issues? Regulatory oversight, money laundering

Mr. Paul Haswell, Partner, Pinsent Masons

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