CRIB x Rajah & Tann Legal Clinic

Description

“Demystifying Law from an Entrepreneur’s perspective”

November 1, 2017, 3:30 - 5:30 PM


As an Entrepreneur are you aware of the full impact of law in increasing or harming your business value? Start-up companies and entrepreneurs often face conundrums of legal nature in the areas of business formation and structuring, employment and intellectual property protection. This legal clinic will touch on these topics and more, and highlight some core legal issues that affect small businesses.


What will you learn?

  • Setting up your company: Do I need to set up a company? When and how should I organise my business?

  • Intellectual Property: What is IP and what should I consider protecting?

  • Employment and Interacting with 3rd Parties: Do I need employment contracts or consultancy arrangements?

  • Investment Agreements: How do I structure my investment agreement, term sheets and employee stock option plans?


Requirements

An Entrepreneurial mindset and interest in leveraging law to grow your business


Event Schedule

3:30 PM Registration Opens

4:00 PM Introduction to Rajah and Tann and CRIB

4:10 PM General Overview of Investment Documents and Corporate issues

4:30 PM General Overview of Intellectual Property

4:50 PM Break-out to smaller sessions

5:20 PM Session ends + Networking and wine on Level 23

6:30 PM Networking ends


Location: Rajah and Tann Office, 9 Battery Road, #25-01 Straits Trading Building, Singapore 049910

Event Schedule

3:30 PM Registration opens

4:00 PM Introduction to Rajah and Tann and Services (Level 25 Boardroom)

4:10 PM General Overview of Investment Documents (Level 25 Boardroom)

4:30 PM General Overview of Intellectual Property (Level 25 Boardroom)

4:50 PM Break-out to smaller sessions (Level 25 Boardroom+ Smaller Boardroom)

5:20 PM Session ends + Networking and wine on Level 23

6:30 PM Networking ends


Location: Rajah and Tann Office, 9 Battery Road, #25-01 Straits Trading Building, Singapore 049910

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS

Celeste Lee

Celeste is a Partner, Rajah and Tann in General Corporate Commercial practice.

With more than 10 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, PE/VC investments, joint ventures, corporate restructurings and general commercial and employment matters, she has advised a wide range of clients including MNCs, government-linked companies, PE funds, SMEs and start ups. Prior to joining the firm, she was a senior legal counsel with the consumer banking business in Standard Chartered Bank.



Lionel Tan

Lionel is a Partner at Rajah and Tann in Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Employment & Executive Compensation Intellectual Property practice.


He started out his career in law as a Deputy Public Prosecutor and concurrently held the appointment of Assistant Director of the Computer Information & Systems Department of the Attorney-General’s Chambers. Since joining private practice he has been involved in various high profile commercial and criminal litigation cases and has advised clients on a wide spectrum of commercial and criminal matters.


He has a keen interest in the field of Information Technology Law, Internet frauds,Cyber security threats and represents clients on intellectual property matters and on compliance measures



Terence Quek

Terence is a Partner in Rajah & Tann Singapore's General Corporate Commercial and M&A Practice Groups. Terence has more than 15 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, PE/VC investments, local and cross-border joint ventures, corporate restructurings, corporate rescues and general commercial law.

He is also actively involved in a wide range of PE/VC investment transactions, from seed financing to early stage investments to growth capital, and joint venture deals involving both local and cross-border entities. He has been recognised by Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore's 40 Most Influential Lawyers Aged 40 and Under in 2015.



Updates
  • Title was changed to "CRIB x Rajah & Tann Legal Clinic". Orig#285371 2017-10-10 09:51:50
Wed Nov 1, 2017
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM SGT
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Rajah and Tann Singapore
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9 Battery Road, #25-01 Straits Trading Building, Singapore 049910 Singapore
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