Social Media : What are the Legal Issues?

With social media playing an increasingly important part of our daily lives, have we thought about the potential legal issues that may be associated with the use of it?

In this seminar, our speakers from Rouse Legal Hong Kong shared their experience on the following :

Part 1 : Intellectual Property and Social Media
 Posting of content;
 Terms & Conditions;
 Competition & Sweepstakes;
 Liability & Safe Harbour;
 Best Practices & Recommendations;

Part 2 : Data Privacy Law in Hong Kong...
 Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance;
 Definition of personal data;
 Six principles with case studies;
 Direct Marketing with case studies;

Speakers :

Ms. Adelaide Yu, Partner, Rouse Legal Hong Kong
Ms. Yu is an intellectual property (IP) lawyer. Her practice covers all areas of IP, including contentious and non-contentious matters. She is particularly skilled and experienced in the enforcement and protection of IP, including trademarks, copyright, patents, and registered designs in Hong Kong and China. Ms. Yu also has substantive expensive in advising clients on data protection issues.

Ms. Karan Sit, Associate, Rouse Legal Hong Kong
Ms. Sit’s practice covers all areas of intellectual property (IP) including the filing and prosecution of trade mark applications, brand clearance and protection, portfolio management, oppositions, revocations, and settlement negotiations. In addition to this, Ms. Sit also has experience in the enforcement of IP rights and anti-counterfeiting matters and regularly advises on data privacy matters and the commercial exploitation of IP rights.