Welcome to the 17th ALB Hong Kong In-House Legal Summit 2020
 


DATE
Wednesday, 28th October 2020

TIME
9.00am to 5.00pm 


VENUE
Hong Kong (Venue TBC)

 

CPD Accreditation

CPD points will be applied for this forum with the Law Society of Hong Kong and outcome to be updated in due course.

 

 
Please note that complimentary registration for in-house legal counsels, compliance professionals, “C” level management executives and business executives at this event is at the sole discretion of Asian Legal Business and all confirmed participants will be notified by email.

 



Event Overview

Returning to Hong Kong for the 17th annual run, Asian Legal Business invites you to save the date for our Hong Kong flagship event of the year, the ALB Hong Kong In-House Legal Summit 2020 taking place on 28 October 2020 in Hong Kong

This signature annual summit gathers together in-house counsels, legal practitioners and industry experts to discuss recent regulatory changes, hot pressing legal issues and best practice solutions in Hong Kong and the region.


Why you should attend

  • FREE* passes to in-house counsel, “C” level management executives and business leaders with access to full-day sessions
  • Insight into the latest legal issues from Hong Kong and the Greater China region
  • Unique networking opportunities with leading legal experts and peers
  • In-depth panel discussion sessions with some of the most distinguished corporate counsel in the region
  • VIP networking luncheon and refreshments
  • Detailed speaker notes and presentation materials
 
Target Audience

Chief Legal Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, CEO, Company Secretaries, Country/ General / Corporate / In House / Legal Counsels / Heads and Senior Professionals in charge of:

  • Legal Affairs
  • Company/ Contract Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Affairs
  • Legal Risk Management
  • Compliance
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Commercial and Enforcement Counsel


* Please note that free passes are ONLY applicable for in-house legal counsels. Representatives from law firms and legal service providers are welcome to contact our sponsorship team, Amantha (amantha.chia@thomsonreuters.com) for further information on how to participate in the event.
 


Stay tune for more updates on the agenda. 

For further information, please contact  Willy Leonardi at willy.leonardi@thomsonreuters.com or call +65 6870 3102 


 


 

Summit Topics at a Glance*
 

  • Anticipating the U.S. Trade Sanctions and Export Control Regime on Hong Kong – Regulatory Updates, Compliance Expectations and Enforcement Practices
  • Accelerating Digital Transformation for your In-house Legal Team - Developing Effective Legal Operations and Processes for the New Working Normal 
  • Business Crisis Management – Preparing for Operational Risks and Adapting to Sudden Disruptions  
  • Debt Restructuring and Insolvency in Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area 
  • Corporate Fraud, Asset Tracing & Conducting Investigations within Asian Jurisdictions – Challenges, Pitfalls and Best Practices 
  • Conducting Effective Risk Assessment and Monitoring Prior to Investments and Doing Business in Asia and High Risks Countries 
  • Identifying Hot Spots and Strengthening Compliance on a Corporate Level in View of Increasing Multi-Jurisdictional Enforcements 
  • Dealing with Foreign Corporate Takeovers, Competition Law Updates and Anti-Trust Issues
  • Moving Forward Beyond 2020 – Regional Economic Review and Regulatory Outlook for Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area
  • Post Pandemic M&A – Deal Drivers, Challenges and Opportunities
  • Data Privacy, Governance and Best Practices in an Era of Compliance
     

  *Summit agenda is not final and subject to further revisions

 

Interested to speak on any of the above topics? Contact Willy Leonardi at willy.leonardi@thomsonreuters.com or call +65 6870 3102 


Details of participating speakers will be updated shortly. 

For speaking details, please contact Willy at willy.leonardi@thomsonreuters.com

 


 

Confirmed Summit Speakers To Date

  • Barbara Chiu, Partner, King & Wood Mallesons, Hong Kong SAR
  • Yang Fan, Of Counsel, King & Wood Mallesons, Shenzhen
  • Mini vandePol, Asia Pacific Head, Compliance & Investigations, Baker McKenzie
  • Calvin Koo, Lawyer, Kobre & Kim
  • Wendy Wysong, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • Jeremy Lightfoot, Partner, Carey Olsen
  • Any many more to be announced!

**Complimentary passes are available exclusively to in-house legal counsels, compliance professionals, “C” level management executives and business executives.

All confirmed participants will be notified via email. ALB reserves the right to cancel any registrations at any time if they do not meet the profile stated above.
 

 


Problem in Registering for This Event? Please contact:

Willy Leonardi
Phone (+65) 6870 3102 
Email: 
willy.leonardi@thomsonreuters.com
 

*Please note that free passes are ONLY applicable for in-house legal counsels and compliance professionals, “C” level management executives and business executives limited to five per company on a first-come-first-serve basis

Representatives from law firms and legal service providers are welcome to contact our sponsorship team, Amantha (amantha.chia@thomsonreuters.com) for further information on how to participate in the event.

 

CONTACT US 

 

Speaking and Program Enquiries
Willy Leonardi
willy.leonardi@thomsonreuters.com
 (+65) 6870 3102 
 
 
Sponsorship Opportunities 
Amantha Chia
(+65) 6870 3917
 
 
Supporting Organisation and Media 
Umairah Kuzaini
+ (65) 6870 3858
 

 


 

 

 PRESENTING SPONSORS 
 


 

Baker McKenzie

           

 

Carey Olsen

 


 

King & Wood Mallesons

 


 

 
 

 

 

PANEL SPONSOR

 

Kobre & Kim

 

 

EXHIBITOR

 

 

SUPPORTING ORGANISATIONS