JTJB News – August 2019

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IIMS Singapore Conference

Managing Partner Murali Pany gave a talk at a conference held by the International Institute of Marine Surveying on the 8th of August.He shared his experiences in vessel collision cases and offered tips on how surveyors can help ship owners in the aftermath of a collision. He also spoke about the approaching IMO 2020 Sulphur Cap, focusing on how surveyors could assist ship owners in the context of due diligence requirements.

 

Enterprise Singapore Seminar – JTJB Thailand 

JTJB Thailand Partner Bunnasomboon Chaiparinya (Aaron) was invited to give a seminar on logistics services in Thailand at the Enterprise Singapore Seminar held in Bangkok on 23rd July 2019.

Enterprise Singapore is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry in Singapore that is committed to working with companies to build capabilities, innovate and internationalize.

Aaron spoke about the business landscape in Thailand, restrictions on foreign companies, joint venture agreements and how to protect the foreign investor as the minority shareholder.

The M Karthigesu Memorial Gold Medal and Prize

In 2000, the firm made a donation to NUS Law School to constitute the above-named Award, in memory of the late Judge of Appeal, Mr M Karthigesu. The Award, which consists of a gold medal and book prize, is given annually to the best student in a shipping law-related module.

We are pleased to announce that the winner of this year’s Award is Luci Jennifer Carey. JTJB extends its warmest congratulations to Luci!

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Our relationship with our clients does not end with the close of a deal or the conclusion of a case. We look to enhance that relationship and provide value beyond just legal services. Utilising our store of knowledge and experience as well as our extensive contact base, JTJB holds exclusive training and networking events for our clients. The firm’s Partners also speak at conferences and seminars organized by other bodies and institutions.

Training

We conduct practical seminars on topics relevant to our clients’ business. These seminars are conducted at our and our clients’ offices.

Networking

We hold boutique events to enable our clients to network and make new contacts in an enjoyable environment.

Upcoming Events

October – Seminar on the Payment Services Act and the Personal Data Protection Act

The dates of events stated above are to be confirmed and subject to change.
For more information about these events, please contact us at news@jtjb.com.