The ACC Hong Kong Technology Media & Telecommunications (TMT) Industry Focus Group Subcommittee is pleased to advise you of the first of the 2018 ACC Hong Kong Half-Day Conferences, to be hosted by Davis Polk.
TOPIC: Risk Management in the Fast Lane – TMT Legal Issues for 2018
Partners Martin Rogers, Patrick Sinclair and Miranda So will be joined by counsel and associates from across Davis Polk’s Asia offices to discuss hot issues in Asia’s TMT sector, including:
The latest in FinTech regulation in Hong Kong and beyond
The TMT industry is right at the heart of the current, enormously important, disruptive FinTech developments. In Hong Kong and throughout Asia, governments, regulators and traditional financial institutions are wide-awake and reacting. This session will survey the current status of law and regulation in Hong Kong and other key jurisdictions in Asia and share views on future trends.
Amongst other areas, payment systems, AML, data privacy, cybersecurity, big data, competition and sandboxes will be covered.
Light Refreshments and Conversation
Compliance & enforcement red flags in the TMT sector
As regulators increase their enforcement focus on sanctions, anti-bribery and anti-corruption matters, the TMT sector is especially vulnerable and nowhere more so than in the Asia Pacific region. Recent enforcement actions have ensnared household names like ZTE and Qualcomm; large fines, deferred prosecution agreements, and cease and desist orders are distressingly common news.
In this session, we will discuss how recent developments in the enforcement sphere might affect your business, and what well-advised companies should be doing in order to identify, mitigate and, if necessary, remediate sanctions, anti-bribery, and anti-corruption risk.
Practical tips, negotiating points and pitfalls in TMT investments
Today’s TMT dealmakers need to stay current not only with highly dynamic business models but also the moves and countermoves of regulators and policy-makers. In this session we will discuss:
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Please note this event is exclusively for ACC HONG KONG members. If you are not an ACC HONG KONG member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact ACC HONG KONG Secretariat on firstname.lastname@example.org or (852) 2516 7007.