October 4, 2013

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on the collaboration with IML Asia Limited

RHT Corporate Advisory Pte. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of RHT Holdings Pte Ltd, is pleased to announce a collaboration with IML Asia Limited (henceforth referred to as IML) to offer poll voting services (including electronic) in Singapore. This will see RHT Corporate Advisory Pte Ltd and IML promote and market this service to public listed companies on the SGXNET. According to Mr. Chew Kok Liang, Partner of RHT Taylor Wessing and co-head of RHT Corporate Advisory, “This collaboration with IML is in line with new regulatory changes and international best practices and is part of our continual innovation to expand our range of corporate secretarial, advisory, training and compliance services to poll voting services (including electronic) to assist our clients and listed companies to meet the new listing requirement to conduct voting by poll with effect from 1 August 2015.  With uncompromising dedication, we look forward to providing clients with a comprehensive range of services to assist the growth of their companies and take them to new heights.  We are proud to be associated with a market leader like IML Asia Ltd. Mr Merion Trask, Managing Director of IML added “IML is proud to partner with RHT Corporate Advisory in helping companies to embrace regulation-driven best practise in voting services.  Combining IML’s technology platform and experience of events with RHT’s range of professional services makes a compelling offer to listed companies in Singapore.”” RHT Corporate Advisory Pte.Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary by RHT Holdings Pte Ltd The team comprises a group of experienced, dedicated and dynamic professionals. RHT Corporate Advisory is committed to delivering our service with excellence and assisting our clients to achieve their goals.  As a trusted partner, our experienced professionals astutely recognise individual organisations’ requirements for corporate services, advisory, training as well as regulatory and compliance support, and work together with our clients at every stage of their organisational and business growth. A strong believer of long-term partnerships, we are committed to providing tailored solutions that not only meets clients’ objectives, but leaves them with the peace of mind to focus on developing their business. IML Asia Ltd is part of IML Worldwide, a global meeting and event solutions company which provides technology to thousands of AGMs every year in all markets. IML works with companies and organisations that trust it to deliver dynamic, cost-effective and worry-free events. Since its launch in 1991, IML has continued to invest heavily in the ongoing research and development of its event technology to ensure that its systems are always progressing. With over 10 years of experience in delivering poll voting services at company AGMs as well as being the first company to deliver electronic polling in Singapore, IML technology is now used at over 1000 company AGMs globally. IML has offices in the UK, United States, Australia, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Germany, Hong Kong, New Zealand and South Africa. Earlier this year, IML was acquired by Lumi Mobile, the specialist in consumer insight mobile technology and real-time audience engagement.
October 2, 2013

Partner for Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Awarded Prize for Best Paper

Mr Nandakumar Renganathan, a Partner from RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice has been awarded the Graduate Certificate in International Arbitration (GCIA) from the National University of Singapore (NUS). In addition to this significant achievement, Mr Nandakumar obtained a Prize for the best paper in the Drafting and Award-Writing module of the course. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP congratulates Mr Nandakumar for his achievement.
August 30, 2013

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Partner to speak on MediaCorp Radio 938LIVE – Moneywise

Moneywise runs every Monday evening at 7pm and covers a range of topics related to managing money and covers updates on government regulations and on-going developments in the financial industry. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP’s Partner and Head of Private Wealth, Mr Tan Choon Leng will go live this Monday evening, 2 September, at 7.10pm and will speak about the private wealth landscape. In particular, he will speak about estate planning, wealth succession and the implications of not planning. Please tune in for more information.
August 27, 2013

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP recognised by Asia Legal Business (ALB) as a ‘firm to watch’ for M&A deals in 2013

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP was recognised as a firm to watch in 2013 by Asia Legal Business (ALB). The M&A 2013 rankings were announced in ALB’s August magazine edition. ALB drew results from Thomson Reuters financial data, editorial resources and market suggestions. According to Lawrence Wong, Co-Head of Corporate Securities, “This recognition by ALB is testament to the effort that the team has put in. We are grateful and look forward to doing better for our clients.”