Trademark Registration of the FASHK Designation
As reported at the Annual General Meeting in December 2019, the ASHK had applied to register “FASHK”, “Fellow of the Actuarial Society of Hong Kong” as a trademark under Hong Kong law as one step under the Statutory Path Project to have the FASHK credential recognised in the laws and regulations of Hong Kong. We are delighted to announce that the FASHK mark has been officially registered with the Trade Marks Registry of Intellectual Property Department in February 2020. Our trademark record is now searchable at https://esearch.ipd.gov.hk.
From 1st March 2020, all Fellow Members of ASHK (as approved and defined in the ASHK By-Laws) are entitled to use the FASHK designation where appropriate when conducting business including but not limited to your business card, email signature or other relevant communications. Fellow Members are welcome to commence using the FASHK designation.
Our Trademark Usage Guide (in below) can assist our members in utilizing the FASHK designation properly.
The FASHK designation adds significant value to your credentials that will benefit you throughout your actuarial career. Last but not least, we would like to extend our appreciation for your continued commitment to uphold the highest standards of actuarial professional conduct.
Should you have any questions in regards to the FASHK mark, please feel free to contact us at [email protected].