PJ Kaur

PJ Kaur

Senior Associate
Hong Kong

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +852 2840 5634

Fax +852 2219 0222

LanguagesEnglish, Cantonese, Hindi, Punjabi, Mandarin, French

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

As a senior associate in the Intellectual Property, Media and Technology Group and the Antitrust and Competition Group, PJ Kaur helps clients who face issues in a broad range of areas, whether it's intellectual property, competition law, data protection, advertising law or food law.

She is experienced in trade mark portfolio management, enforcement and litigation. She has been involved in a number of high-profile and complex cases, including one of the few Court of Final Appeal trademark infringement and passing-off cases, and a successful High Court appeal which overturned an opposition decision of the Trade Marks Registrar (which the Court does only in rare circumstances).

PJ Kaur frequently advises clients on IP licensing and e-commerce matters and has prepared numerous tailor-made agreements to effectively meet client needs. 

She is also the go-to associate for competition investigations and competition compliance advice. 

PJ Kaur frequently works with clients in the entertainment, gaming, fashion, pharmaceutical, financial, technology and food and beverage industries. 

While at university, PJ Kaur was Editor-in-Chief of the City University of Hong Kong Law Review. She has participated in a number of moot court competitions around the world. After graduation and before joining Hogan Lovells, she was Lecturer for a mooting course at the City University of Hong Kong. PJ Kaur speaks English, Cantonese, Hindi and Punjabi fluently and has a basic level of Mandarin and French.

Education and admissions


P.C.LL., University of Hong Kong, 2012

LL.B., City University of Hong Kong, First Class Honours, 2011

Bar admissions and qualifications

Hong Kong

Representative experience

Acting for TWG Tea Company in trademark litigation with Tsit Wing (HK) Co., Ltd – one of the highest profile cases of its kind in Hong Kong, which was granted appeal at the highest level.

Advising a global industry association on its certification mark regime and enforcement actions, including issuing cease and desist letters and filing trade mark opposition proceedings.

Advising various multinational companies on a host of competition law issues, in particular relating to their distribution and outsourcing arrangements.

Advising an international bank and banking association on competition issues surrounding an industry technology project. 

Advising several companies on competition investigations and engaging in cooperation discussions with the Hong Kong Competition Commission. 

Assisting multinational companies with IP transactions, including conducting IP due diligence in potential acquisitions and preparing distribution and licensing agreements. 

Advising a multinational gaming and entertainment company on multi-jurisdictional data protection issues.

Advising various multinational food and cosmetics companies on Hong Kong food and labelling regulations and preparing submissions to the Hong Kong Centre for Food Safety.

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