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Key Sessions

Toh Han Li

A View from the Regulator: Competition Law Challenges in the Region

Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore

Jul 04
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08:30 - 09:00 30 mins
Registration & Refreshments
09:00 - 09:10 10 mins
Chair’s Welcome and Introduction
  • Kala Anandarajah - Head, Competition & Antitrust and Trade, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
10:50 - 11:15 25 mins
Morning Coffee Break
12:50 - 13:50 60 mins
Lunch
14:20 - 15:10 50 mins
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Merger Control
Multijurisdictional Merger: Practical Challenges in Asia
  • Kirstie Nicholson - Managing Counsel Competition – Legal, BHP
  • Melissa Healy - Local Principal, Baker McKenzie
  • Overview of regional developments in merger control including new pre-approval regime in Thailand and new rules in India
  • Review of agro-chemical mergers including Dow/Du Pont and Bayer/ Monsanto
  • Gun jumping and heightened scrutiny of potential procedural infringements
  • Impact of innovation on merger control
  • Remedies
  • Tips for dealing with a complex patchwork of regimes
  • Practical challenges including how to reduce costs in multijurisdictional mergers
15:10 - 15:35 25 mins
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Merger Control
Economic Analysis in Mergers
  • Tanya Tang - Partner, Rajah & Tann
  • Trends in theories of harm
  • Use of quantitative techniques
  • Access remedies
  • Economic analysis of innovation in mergers
15:35 - 16:00 25 mins
Afternoon Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:50 50 mins
Info
Compliance
Compliance for Global Companies: Dealing with Different Standards in the Region
  • Moderator: Patrick McGlinchey - Regional General Counsel APAC, LafargeHolcim
  • Kelvin Kwek - General Counsel, Samsung Electronics SE Asia & Oceania Regional HQ
  • Esther Lim - General Counsel, ASEAN, Coca-Cola
  • Mohd Aidil Tupari - Head, Competition and Trade, Legal Compliance Department, Group Legal, PETRONAS
  • Compliance for multinationals: tailoring your compliance programme to your organisation
  • How to devise a compliance programme that apply globally and factors in local specificities
  • How to conduct a corporate risk assessment
  • How to make risk real and relatable to commercial staff
  • Internal investigations and external authorities
  • Reputational issues
16:50 - 17:00 10 mins
Chair’s Closing Remarks & Close of Day 1
17:00 - 18:30 90 mins
Info
Networking Drinks Reception
08:30 - 09:00

Registration & Refreshments

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09:00 - 09:10
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Chair’s Welcome and Introduction

  • Kala Anandarajah - Head, Competition & Antitrust and Trade, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
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Showing of Streams
10:50 - 11:15

Morning Coffee Break

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Showing of Streams
12:50 - 13:50

Lunch

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Showing of Streams
Showing of Streams
15:35 - 16:00

Afternoon Coffee Break

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Showing of Streams
16:50 - 17:00

Chair’s Closing Remarks & Close of Day 1

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17:00 - 18:30
Info

Networking Drinks Reception

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