04 July 2019

New Asian Investment Issues – The Lawyer’s View | Sydney

Published on 04 July 2019
New Asian Investment Issues – The Lawyer’s View
 IPBA Australia – New Zealand Regional Event
Join us in Sydney for this seminar focusing on new Asian investment issues, in partnership with the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA). 
When: Thurs., 4 July 2019
Where: The College of Law, Level 16, 111 Elizabeth Street, Sydney CBD
Time: 3.30pm – 6pm
Networking drinks and nibbles from 6pm
Earn: 2 CPD Points


Register to attend

This event is free and open to both IPBA members and non-members. 
 Attend and hear from our program of speakers on:
  • Recent developments with Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB), Anti-Money Laundering (AML) / Counter-Terrorism Financing (CTF) & trade law affecting inbound international investment from Asia. 
    Presented by Marcus Connor, Partner, Connor & Co Lawyers – Sydney, Australia (TBC)

  • FATCA/AEOI/CRS and implications for inbound investors with Australian accounts.
    Presented by David Laanemaa, Managing Director, Back9 Capital Management – Sydney, Australia

  • Recent NZ developments—including new OIO rules, GST changes, FATCA/AEOI/CRS, and AML/CFT.
    Presented by Neil Russ, Managing Director, Russ + Associates – Auckland, NZ

  • Challenges facing Asian investors in dealing with Australian and NZ lawyers and vice versa: Examining the “cultural issues” associated with cross-border investment.
    Presented by Hak Jun Lee, Partner, Hesketh Henry – Auckland, NZ
    Liyao Wang, Lawyer—Finlaysons, Adelaide, Australia