(In Chinese Only)
友人聚會，當中一位朋友問什麼是Licensing？授權許可 (Licensing) 與特許經營(Franchising) 這一話題，朋友們高談闊論，各有表述。簡單來說授權許可 (Licensing)是通過授權人與被授權人的權利與義務的一種經營方法，經營手法較自由自主，而特許經營(Franchising) 就是加盟店，例如時下的便利店或餐飲店等這類經營項目；因此，是兩種不同的概念和經營方法。
Partner, IPAS Ltd.
Dr Lau has gained profound knowledge and experience on legal aspects of intellectual property market through his involvement in the legal industry for over twenty years.
The 2015 Chief Executive's Commendation for Community Service (Intellectual Property), HKSAR
Ph.D (Intl Law - Competition Law), China U of Political Science and Law, LLM, (Chi and Comparative Law), City U of HK, LLB, Paking U of PRC, LLB(Hons), City U of HK, Bachelor of Social Science, U of Macau
Public Community Services :
- IP Advisor, HKSAR Gov. Trade and Industrial Department (TID)
- Vice Chairman, SME Global Alliance
- Member, Customer Liaison Gp. for SME, HKSAR Gov. (TID)
- Chairman, SME Global Alliance Intellectual Property Committee
- Intellectual Property Consultant, Federation of Hong Kong Brands
- Social Enterprises Advisor, HKSAR Gov Home Affairs Department
- Mentor, Mentorship Programme, HKSAR Gov. (TID)
- IP Advisor of Asia Pacific Creative Industries Association (APCIA)
- Panel Mediator, HK Mediation Accreditation Association Limited
- Convener of Technology and Intellectual Property Mediation Expert Panel Sub-committee
- Accredited International Professional Mediator, Mainland HK Joint Mediation Centre (MHKJMC)
- Vice President and Training Instructor, Institute of Mediators
- Professional Mediator, Civil and Commercial Mediation Center of Shenzhen
- Mediator of Mediation and Arbitration Alliance(DG, HK, Macau & Taiwan)
For more than 8 years, he has been the Branding & IP Advisor (PRC) of the HK Trade Development Council and the IP Advisor of HK Design Centre.