Withers has further developed its litigation and arbitration strengths in Asia with the hire of new partner Chenthil Kumarasingam and his team in Singapore. They join from Oon and Bazul. Kumarasingam offers a broad range of dispute resolution skills. He is an accredited mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre, serves on the Advocacy and Criminal Practice Committees of the Law Society of Singapore, and is a senior advocacy trainer with the Law Society. His clients include high net worth individuals, senior executives, founders and companies across various industries, including banking, financial services, mining and aviation, with many of his clients based across South East Asia. He advises on cross border investment and joint venture disputes, company and shareholder disputes, banking and securities claims, insolvency, commercial fraud, professional disciplinary matters and white-collar cases.
New regulation on the prohibition of sales of alcoholic beverages online
In line with evolving trends in technology, certain entrepreneurs and retailers have started using online channels to sell alcoholic beverages, which makes it difficult to ensure the sale of such beverages is in accordance with existing laws ...