South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk

IPR Protection in Vietnam and Cambodia, 6 February 2014, Derby, UK

IPR Protection in Vietnam and Cambodia

6 February 2014, Derby, UK



Event Details:  


Event type:



Thursday, 6 February 2014


10:00 – 13:00 (GMT)


Derby, UK







Event Description:


The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk is partnering with UKTI Derby to provide a pre-visit briefing for their trade delegation travelling to Vietnam and Cambodia. Helpdesk expert Rebecca Kaye will present on relevant issues to British SMEs.





10:00    Reception and Introduction

10:15    Visit Arrangements

10:30    Cambodia (UKTI Phnom Penh)

11:00    Coffee break

11:15    Vietnam

11:45    Q&A

12:00    IP Protection in Southeast Asia, Ms Rebecca Kaya, ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk

12:30    Lunch

13:00    One on One consultations with ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk expert





Interested participants are required to register by e-mail to Elaine Buxton ( before 30 January 2014.



Speaker biography:


Name: Kaye, Rebecca
Firm: Sipara
Location: Oxford, UK

Rebecca is a dual-qualified intellectual property solicitor and registered trade mark attorney. She covers all aspects of intellectual property including portfolio management, commercialisation and exploitation. Rebecca is listed as a Notable practitioner by Chambers & Partners and is a Recommend Lawyer in Legal 500.

Rebecca has considerable experience in managing international IP portfolios including clearance, registration and exploitation and has an excellent understanding of intellectual property issues in Asia having worked in Vietnam and managed anti-counterfeiting actions and portfolio work for international brand owners there. As one of the founding partners of Sipara, Rebecca is a hands-on client partner managing a team of Senior Associates, Associates and Paralegals to ensure the firm’s clients receive a first class total IP service. The UK regulator of patent and trade mark attorneys, the Intellectual Property Regulation Board (IPReg), recently appointed Rebecca to the IPReg’s Disciplinary Panel. Rebecca is on The Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys’ Publications & Communications Committee and the Website (public facing content) Working Group. Rebecca has particular expertise in design law and has spoken at international conferences on this area.


About the ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk:


The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk is a European Commission 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 For free expert advice on ASEAN IPR for your business, e-mail your questions to: You will receive a reply from one of the Helpdesk experts within five working days. The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk is jointly implemented by DEVELOPMENT Solutions, European Business Chamber of Commerce Indonesia and European Business Organisations Worldwide Network.


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