- The Hong Kong Corporate Counsel Association is Hong Kong's only association of in-house counsel run for in-house counsel by in-house counsel.
- The HKCCA provides its 500-plus members with many opportunities throughout the year to meet and discuss matters relevant to their professional careers and to their organisations.
- We coordinate over 25 seminars, workshops and conferences with CPD credits each year. These high-quality events provide our members with up-to-date information on issues, trends and practice management.
- Our Annual Conference points the spotlight at issues that directly affect inhouse lawyers and attracts high calibre speakers. At the 2008 conference, Mr Justice Geoffrey Ma, Chief Judge of the High Court, gave the key-note address.
- We provide a collective voice where the in-house counsel community needs representation. We work to raise the profile of the in-house counsel community in Hong Kong and we promote Hong Kong as a regional hub for legal services.
- Membership is only HK$500 per year for individuals. In 2008, we introduced corporate membership too.
- If you are an in-house counsel, can you afford not to be a member?
- Visit www.hkcca.net and join now!
In today’s increasingly interconnected world, most international trade and business transactions will usually involve at least one Asian party or jurisdiction. When commercial disputes arise, Hong Kong provides the ideal venue for speedy and reliable solutions.
The Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) was founded in 1985 to provide an independent forum for resolving international business disputes and has emerged as one of the leading centres as Asia’s leading international dispute resolution services provider. Located in “Asia’s World City,” the HKIAC provides a range of services to help you find the right solution for your business.As the center and platform of dispute resolution activities in Hong Kong, the HKIAC’s flexible and full-service administration capabilities serve the needs of parties seeking to resolve their disputes. The HKIAC administers arbitrations in accordance with its Administered Arbitration Rules and has the statutory authority to decide the number of arbitrators and appoint arbitrators in ad hoc arbitrations. Further, the HKIAC has its own set of Mediation Rules and a wide variety of other rules which may be adopted for mediating particular disputes. The HKIAC also holds a list of accredited mediators from which to appoint upon request by a party. In addition, the HKIAC administers a number of specialised dispute resolution schemes, including domain name disputes, registered transfer disputes and internet keyword disputes, etc.
ISACA ® China Hong Kong Chapter
The ISACA Hong Kong Chapter was established in 1982. In 2009 the Chapter expanded the service scope to cover Mainland China and changed its name to ISACA China Hong Kong Chapter. The Chapter has over 2,400 members and is one of the largest chapters in the world.
Information Security and Forensics Society (ISFS) was established in May 2000. Our mission is to advocate and enforce professionalism, integrity and innovation in Information Security and Computer Forensics in Hong Kong and the surrounding region. Our goals are to regulate and standardize practice of information security and forensics professionals; to conduct examinations and act in such other manner as may be necessary to ascertain whether persons are qualified to be admitted to register as an information security and forensics professional; to promote public awareness; and to encourage study of information security and forensics by holding regular training courses and seminars.
Asia Pacific Regional Arbitration Group ("APRAG") was established on 2 November 2004 and the Group now represents 31 arbitration bodies from the Asia Pacific region. APRAG is a regional federation of arbitration associations whose aims are to improve standards and knowledge of international arbitration as well as to provide a one-stop platform for business entities to source appropriate dispute resolution providers in Asia to resolve their potential disputes. This co-operation of arbitration associations is unique and is a reflection of the growing importance of international trade in Asia-Pacific region, the fastest growing economic areas in the world.
(SWP) Sun Wah Pearl Linux & Digital Forensics Limited is an advanced technology centre of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. SWP commenced with research & development, training & education in operating system in 2001. Since 2005, the centre is getting heavily involved in computer forensics technology. SWP holds Computer Information Forensics Investigator certification training and postgraduate education program of MSc Computer Forensics and MSc Computer Systems Security. Since 2005, SWP has been investing substantial resources in building and maintaining her own computer forensics laboratory. SWP makes use of the laboratory to conduct advanced technology research with commercial sectors and industries.
The Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) is an international association of business and commercial lawyers who live in, or otherwise have a strong interest in, the Asia-Pacific Region. It was established in April 1991 at an organizing conference held in Tokyo attended by more than 500 lawyers from countries within the Asia-Pacific Region. Since then, it has grown to become a pre-eminent legal association in this Region, with membership drawn from throughout the world, and currently has over 1,300 members from over 60 national jurisdictions worldwide.
(ISC)² is the largest not-for-profit membership body of certified information security professionals worldwide, with nearly 70,000 members in more than 135 countries. Globally recognized as the Gold Standard, (ISC)² issues the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSPÒ) and related concentrations, as well as the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLPÒ), Certified Authorization Professional (CAPÒ), and Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCPÒ) credentials to qualifying candidates. (ISC)²'s certifications are among the first information technology credentials to meet the requirements of ANSI/ISO/IEC Standard 17024. (ISC)² offers education programs and services based on its CBK®, a compendium of information security topics. Visit www.isc2.org.
For individual members, KORNERSTONE provides global certification training programs in different expertise areas, ranging from business management, finance, information technology, soft skills to languages. For corporate members, we specialize in customized training programs to fulfill the unique needs of different companies.
KORNERSTONE has a strong belief that knowledge is always the cornerstone of every business' s success. Being the leading training specialist in the Asia Pacific region, we excel in developing and nurturing leaders. Potential high flyers can benefit from our full range of training programs to make an immediate impact on their career as well as their organizations. We are committed to developing leaders in the region and marking learning an enjoyable experience for all.
Legal IT Professionals is the leading international source of independent legal IT news, information, and expert commentary. Our website is aimed at professionals working in the legal technology industry like law firm IT staff, legal software vendors, legal IT consultants, but also paralegals, knowledge management specialists, and lawyers interested in the technology that facilitates their work. Our impressive lineup of contributors include experts from different backgrounds who share their experience and knowledge of legal technology with our global audience.
e-LegalTechnology.org is a specialist directory and resource tool for lawyers, legal professionals and legal technology specialists. Our site offers detailed descriptions of hundreds of service providers, legal applications, events, seminars, webinars, white papers, articles, jobs and press releases all specific to the legal technology sector.
Delivered monthly through print and daily through electronic channels, Computerworld Hong Kong covers a wide range of industries and assures your reach to the heart of HK business: system integrators, government, carriers, telecom operators, manufacturing, finance and logistics, retail and manufacturing.
Through its magazine, website, newsletters, supplements and events, Computerworld Hong Kong brings the latest technology news and trends to its readers and is clearly Hong Kong's source of IT insight.
Our International Speaker Panel from USA, UK, Singapore, Japan and HK with Eminent Judges, Litigants and IT Professionals
Hon. Andrew J. Peck
U.S. Magistrate Judge
Southern District of New York
David C. Shonka
Principal Deputy General Counsel
Federal Trade Commission
Construction Industry Council
(Council Member of Hong Kong
International Arbitration Centre)
Browning E. Marean
Senior Counsel and Co-chair of the
Electronic Discovery Readiness and Response Group
DLA Piper (US) LLP
O' Melveny and Myers LLP