Ashurst has added Evan Lam as a partner in the financial services regulatory group, based in Singapore. He joins from Allen & Gledhill, with more than 10 years of experience in financial regulation and OTC derivatives. Lam advises financial institutions on a full spectrum of Singapore financial regulations, including licensing, conduct of business, insolvency and resolution. His clients include leading global financial institutions, such as banks, broker-dealers, clearing houses, exchanges, fund managers, insurers and trust companies. Lam also advises on OTC derivatives, and acts as opinion counsel to industry bodies on their netting and collateral opinions relating to master agreements and credit support documents.
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 ...