19 December 2019
On 6 December 2019, CW Ling was invited back to the BIP Asia Forum in a panel discussion on IPR dispute resolution and innovative technology. In his capacity as the Chairman of the Hong Kong Mediation Council, CW homed in on the question of whether mediation was suitable for resolving disputes in the creative and entertainment industries. The talk centred on a (fictitious) story about how a singer fell out with a recording company, and how mediation helped the parties reach a win-win solution. The session kicked off with welcome remarks by Teresa Cheng GBS, SC, JP, the Secretary for Justice.