Alan Adcock, a partner and deputy director of Tilleke & Gibbins intellectual property and regulatory affairs groups, will give a presentation on “Interesting Case Studies Concerning Franchising-Related Regulations in Indochina” at the Asian Food Franchising Forum in the THAIFEX – World of Food Asia 2017, an annual world-class food and beverage industry event.
Also speaking at the forum will be: Albert Kong, CEO of Asiawide Franchise Consultants; Saward Mitaree, president of the Franchise & License Association, Thailand; Suttichai Paninarakul, managing director of The Waffle; and Piyabutr Cholvijarn, vice chairman of the board and president of Kenan Institute Asia.
Alan, one of the region’s foremost intellectual property practitioners, will be sharing his extensive experience in handling complex franchising matters in Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam. He will also be discussing the IP regulatory regimes unique to countries in the region and implications for clients’ franchising businesses.
The Asian Food Franchising Forum will be held on June 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., at Jupiter Room 10, IMPACT Challenger Hall, in Nonthaburi province. For more information or to register for the event, please visit the World of Food Asia website.