Publications, Media and Speaking Engagements
Publications, Media and Speaking Engagements
Memoranda
  • Legal Primer: Regulation of China’s Digital Game Industry
  • China’s Foreign Ownership Restrictions and the VIE Structure
  • Overview of Certain U.S. Federal Securities Requirements and Restrictions on Foreign Private Issues Listed on U.S. Stock Exchanges
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Speaking Engagements
Video Game Bar Association
  • “Globalization Section: The China Market” panel discussions at the Video Game Bar Association game business and legal affairs conferences at UCLA School of Law in May 2014, May 2015 and May 2016.
  • “Globalization: Doing Business with Chinese Companies” panel discussion at the Video Game Bar Association game business and legal affairs conference at UCLA School of Law in May 2013.
UC Hastings
  • “Foreign Direct Investment in China,” presented at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco in October 2014 and April 2016.
SOSventures & China Accelerator
  • “Legal 101,” presented at SOSventures China Accelerator in Shanghai in March 2015, September 2015 and March 2016.
  • “Employee Stock Option Webinar,” for SOSventures via webcast in February 2016.
  • “Employee Stock Option 101,” presented at SOSventures China Accelerator in Shanghai in December 2015.
Startup Tri Valley
UK Interactive Entertainment China-Britain Business Council
  • “Entering the China Market: Legal Considerations,” presented at the UK Trade & Investment UK Interactive Entertainment China-Britain Business Council in Shanghai in July 2015.
500 Startups
  • “Early Financing,” presented at 500 Startups in Mountain View, California in June 2015.
  • “Intellectual Property 101,” presented at 500 Startups in Mountain View, California in May 2015.
Innovation Denmark
  • “Entering the China Market: Legal Considerations,” presented at the Danish Consulate in Shanghai in June 2015.
Nordic Game Conference and Exhibition
  • “Entering the China Market: Legal Considerations,” presented at the Nordic Game Conference and Exhibition in Malmo, Sweden in May 2015.
China Europe International Business School
  • “Company Formation in China and the U.S.” presented at the China Europe International Business School in Shanghai in May 2013.
Peking-Stanford University Conference on Internet Law and Public Policy
  • “The Atmosphere for Tech Startups in the US and China,” presented at Peking University in Beijing in June 2012.
China Game Outsourcing Conference
  • “Developed in China, Played in America: Chinese Content Faces U.S. Copyright Laws,” presented at the China Game Outsourcing Conference in Shanghai in July 2010.
American Chamber of Commerce
  • “The State of Play: Regulating Games in China,” presented to the American Chamber of Commerce Shanghai branch in April 2010.
Game Developer’s Conference (GDC) China
  • “Developed in China, Played in America: Chengdu Faces U.S. Copyright Laws,” presented at the Game Developer’s Conference China, Chengdu Event in April 2010.
Taiwan Digital Content Institute
  • “Game Contacts and Intellectual Property,” two day presentation at the Taiwan Digital Content Institute under the Institute for Information Industry in September 2009.
Shanghai Multimedia Industry Association
  • “Developing Games for the Western Market: How to Avoid Intellectual Property Claims,” presented at an industry conference sponsored by the Shanghai Multimedia Industry Association in March 2009.
International Game Developer Association
  • “Game License Agreements: Common Mistakes and Proven Solutions,” presented to the International Game Developer Association Shanghai branch in February 2009.