ABLI was the sole knowledge partner of the ASEAN Law Association’s ASEAN Law Conference titled The Power of One: Unlocking Opportunities in ASEAN Through Law which was hosted in Singapore from 25 July to 28 July 2018.
The ASEAN Law Association has now published The ASEAN Law Conference 2018 – A Compendium of Speeches, Papers, Presentations and Reports.
Various representatives of ABLI, and others whom are involved with ABLI’s projects, participated in the Conference.
|Name||Relationship to ABLI||Topic||Page|
|The Hon Chief Justice Sundaresh MENON||Chairman, ABLI’s Board of Governors||Opening Ceremony Welcome Address||3–8|
|Address (as Incoming ALA President) at the Reconvening of the General Assembly||29–32|
|Address at the Gala Dinner||33–40|
|Prof J H H WEILER||Member, ABLI’s Board of Governors||ASEAN Law, the ASEAN Way and the Role of Domestic Courts||43–52|
|Mr Minn Naing Oo||Reporter, ABLI’s Foreign Judgments project||A New Phase (and Face) of Law: Opportunities and Challenges in the ASEAN Economic Community||60|
|Rule of Law – Role in Attracting Trade and Investments in ASEAN – Free Trade Agreements and Bilateral Investment Agreements in ASEAN Countries||192|
|Prof Dr Colin ONG QC||Reporter and Author, ABLI’s Foreign Judgments project||Fair, Effective and Efficient Dispute Resolution to Facilitate the Success of the ASEAN Community||63–83|
|Prof CHOONG Yeow Choy||Reporter, ABLI’s Foreign Judgments project||Fair, Effective and Efficient Dispute Resolution to Facilitate the Success of the ASEAN Community||90|
|Mr Stephen J BROGAN||Managing Partner of ABLI “Founding Partner” Jones Day||Law as an Instrument to Facilitate the Success of the ASEAN Economic Community: The Importance of the Rule of Law in Cross-Border Insolvency and Restructuring Regimes||98–109|
|The Hon Justice Kannan RAMESH||Member, Advisory Committee, ABLI’s Restructuring project||Law as an Instrument to Facilitate the Success of the ASEAN Economic Community||110–111|
|Mr Patrick ANG||CEO of ABLI “Founding Partner” Rajah & Tann Asia||Law as an Instrument to Facilitate the Success of the ASEAN Economic Community||114|
|Mr JJ DISINI||Reporter, ABLI’s Data Privacy project||Disruptive Technologies on Business Landscapes in ASEAN: Opportunities and Challenges||142|
|Mr Francisco Ed LIM||Member, Advisory Committee, ABLI’s Restructuring project||Power of One: ASEAN Economic Community Financial Integration||146|
|Mr NG Wai King||Managing Partner at “Founding Partner” WongPartnership LLP||Power of One: ASEAN Economic Community Financial Integration||147|
|Mr LIM Chong Kin||Director at ABLI “Founding Partner” Drew & Napier||Competition Law in the ASEAN Economic Community||150–155|
|Mr Cavinder BULL SC||CEO at ABLI “Founding Partner” Drew & Napier||Enhancing the Rule of Law in Investor-State Dispute Settlement – A Proposed Protocol for Communication with Non-Disputing States on Issues of Treaty Interpretation||167–184|
|Dr Poomintr SOOKSRIPAISARNKIT||Report and Author, ABLI’s Foreign Judgments project||Cross-Border Obstacles in ASEAN and Solutions||223|
ABLI and its projects featured prominently during the Conference and that is reflected in the text of the ALA’s publication. A selection of quotes are extracted below.