As the United States transitions between administrations and trade tensions between the U.S. and Asia are high, many are looking for guidance in this rapidly changing landscape. Our experts, Thomas Cheng and Steve Adkins, will discuss competition, antitrust, and patent law, with an emphasis on the current state of trade litigation between the United States and Asia. Join us for an interactive discussion Wednesday, February 24th, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern.
Event scheduled for Wednesday, February 24th, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern.
Attorneys: come with your questions ready!
About The Speakers
Thomas Cheng, Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong, is currently a member of the Hong Kong Business Facilitation Advisory Committee and was an inaugural member of the Hong Kong Competition Commission. He assisted the Hong Kong government in drafting the city’s first comprehensive antitrust law. In addition, Thomas holds a number of international advisory positions, including as a member of the Advisory Board of the American Antitrust Institute, and as a member of the Executive Board for the Academic Society for Competition Law. His research has focused on competition law and policy, particularly as they relate to developing countries. Professor Cheng previously practiced law at Simpson, Thatcher & Bartlett in New York prior to transitioning into academia.
Steve Adkins, Partner at McGuireWoods in Washington, D.C., focuses his practice on Intellectual Property and Trade Litigation involving Section 337 of the U.S. International Trade Commission. He is currently a member of the U.S. International Trade Commission Committee, Intellectual Property Owners Association. Steve has worked on behalf of clients based in the United States, Asia, Europe, and South America in a variety of industries, including automotive, computer software, telecommunications, chemicals, mechanical patents, and semiconductors. He has represented companies in roughly 75 ITC investigations and U.S. Customs and Border proceedings.
Our experts look forward to discussing issues surrounding US/Asian international trade law and competition on Wednesday, February 24th, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern. The event is free, but spots are limited so please register below. Questions? Contact Dan Rubin at email@example.com or 202-908-4492.