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How to Effectively Deal with Counterfeits in Thailand

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Tuesday, 19 December 2017


10:00–11:00am (Brussels) / 16:00 - 17:00 (Bangkok)


Your own computer


No charge




Small and Medium-sized enterprises (Less than 250 employees) or European SME intermediary associations


Event Description:

With the Christmas season coming closer, it is time to get all your Christmas shopping up to speed. For companies eager to explore opportunities for the festive season in Thailand, this webinar will provide you with the exact information how to deal with Counterfeits. Through this Webinar, our expert Franck Fougere will explore options how to best protect your products through usefull IP assets, as well as how to effectively follow up on counterfeit products in Thailand.

So join the South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk for our Webinar "How to Effectively Deal with Counterfeits in Thailand" on December 19 from 10:00 - 11:00am (Brussels time), 16:00 - 17:00 (Bangkok time).

Get valuable insights from our experts, ask questions live throughout the webinar and receive expert response during the Q&A session!


Agenda (Brussels time):


Welcome and introduction by the IPR SME Helpdesk team


Expert Presentation on Counterfeits in Thailand


Live Q&A session




Expert Bio:

Franck Fougere 

Franck is managing partner and founder of Ananda Intellectual Property, one of Thailand’s leading IP law firms. His practice includes patent and trade mark prosecution, anti-counterfeiting and complex IP litigation (notably patent and copyright infringement) in Thailand and throughout Asia. Franck graduated from Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Strasbourg) in France and College of Europe (Bruges) in Belgium. Before moving to Thailand in 2002, he trained at the European Court of Justice and with Linklaters & Alliance.

In addition to servicing several high profile multinational corporations, Franck is a frequent speaker on cutting-edge IP issues at professional symposiums and conferences as well as a lecturer in various universities. Franck serves as expert on IP issues for the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the European Union, the French and Swiss Governments. He has authored numerous articles, expert studies and guides such as the European-Asean Business Centre (EABC) Guidebook on Intellectual Property in 2013. Franck served as President of the Franco Thai Chamber of Commerce (FTCC) from 2010 to 2013 and is now a Foreign Trade Adviser from the French government. He is active in various IP organizations across Asia and in particular as Thailand country representative for the Asian patent Attorney Association (APAA) chair on Emerging IP Rights. Franck joined the Helpesk network in August 2013.


About webinars:

A webinar is a virtual web-based seminar which you can join from the comfort and convenience of your own office or home. Attending webinars can save you time and money, while still delivering key information and allowing for speaker-attendee interaction.


About the South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk:

The South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk is a European Union co-funded project that provides free, practical, business advice relating to ASEAN IPR to European SMEs. To learn about any aspect of intellectual property rights in South-East-Asia, visit our online portal at www.ipr-hub.eu. For free expert advice on South-East Asia IPR for your business, e-mail your questions to: question@southeastasia-iprhelpdesk.eu. You will receive a reply from one of the Helpdesk experts within three working days. The South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk is jointly implemented by DEVELOPMENT Solutions, European Union Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam, Thai European Business Association & European Business Network.


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