A document 350 visitors grew to become out at the Capella Hotel in Singapore for the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association’s (SCCA) 2018 Annual Black Tie event. The Annual Black Tie featured a menu in particular crafted with the aid of the hotel’s govt chef to coincide with the SCCA topic of variety, paired with various wines, port, and sake. Entertainment for the night consisted of Japanese Taiko Drums, a modern-day Indian dance group, and a one-of-a-kind roast using the former chairman of the Singapore Institute of Directors, Willie Cheng, visitors in fits of laughter.
For the primary time since the founding of SCCA in 2002, 3 honorary memberships were provided to deserving people who had made full-size contributions to the in-house network. The award recipients had been Justice Chua Lee Ming, assistant secretary-trendy of the National Trades Union Congress and member of parliament Patrick Tay, and Willie Cheng.
The SCCA also offered at the nighttime four Singapore Chief Legal Officer Awards to in-residence suggest who have made extraordinary strides in their groups. The 4 categories and winners had been: MNC in Singapore (offered to Edmund Chan, ExxonMobil); Singapore Listco (presented to Joyce Sia, United Overseas Bank); Private Company (presented to Low Sai Choy, Far East Organisation); and Government Sector (offered to Martin Marini, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore).
The Association of Corporate Counsel’s (ACC) inaugural 2019 Asia-Pacific Annual Meeting attracts a diverse blend of delegates from throughout the place. The first of this annual regional widespread meeting can be hung on 11 April 2019 on the Island Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong.
The event has drawn delegates from all around the region, including Hong Kong, India, mainland China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea, and Australia. “In growing this conference, we were mindful of making an occasion program that spoke mainly to the specific demanding situations in-house lawyers face across Asia,” said ACC Asia-Pacific vice-chairman and coping with the director, Tanya Khan.
“We’re overjoyed that the program, developed via a committee of representatives of the in-residence community, has been so strongly encouraged through the Asian in-house community to date, and we sit up for welcoming delegates and sponsors from throughout the vicinity to Hong Kong in April.” Featuring concurrent periods, including regulation department control, innovation, legal generation, and substantive law, the yearly assembly will supply many important takeaways drawn from existing industry fine exercise and international insights.