Ivy Liang

Ivy joins the Firm from her former role as presiding judge in the Chinese court, where she also served as the deputy director of its IP division.

Ivy got masters from City University of Hong Kong, as well as Southwest University of Political Science and Law, which equipped her with the horizon of both civil law and common law. She has worked in the judiciary for more than 15 years and has experience in all areas of contentious IP matters, with a particular focus on trademark, anti-counterfeiting, unfair competition and patent.

Ivy has very extensive and practical experience of all aspects of the judicial system in Mainland China, and understands the operations of the administrative organs from all levels well.

Ivy is now the chair of the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Working Group within the European Union Chamber of Commerce (South China chapter).

Ivy is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English. She can provide you with strategic advice on IP enforcement and IP company arrangement. The experience of working under pressure for years have equipped her with the ability to cope with emergencies and sort out solutions promptly and accurately.

Previous speaking engagements

On-demand webinar
10 December 2020 Lifecycle of a smart idea | The genuine article: Developing a global anti-counterfeiting program for the first time CLE/CPD:1 hour of CPD credts with the LSO and LSBC, and may be eligible for up to 1 hour of CPD/CLE credits in other jurisdictions.
Webinar on defending trademarks designs strategies On-demand webinar
06 November 2020 Lifecycle of a Smart Idea | Defending your trademarks & designs: global enforcement strategies CLE/CPD:1 hour of CPD credts with the LSO and LSBC, and may be eligible for up to 1 hour of CPD/CLE credits in other jurisdictions.
Webinar on strategies patent litigation defendant's view On-demand webinar
07 August 2020 Lifecycle of a Smart Idea | The game begins: Strategies for the early stages of patent litigation: The defendant's view CLE/CPD:1 hour of CPD credits with the LSO and LSBC, and may be eligible for up to 1 hour of CPD/CLE credits in other jurisdictions.