Ern Xu Seah
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Ern Xu is a content strategist at Asia Law Network. He is a firm believer of making legal knowledge accessible for all.

Guide to trade marks and trade mark registration (Part 1 of 2)
Business,Intellectual Property

Reading Time: 5 minutesIn a two-part series, lawyer Jeremiah Chew shares more about trade marks and trade mark registration in Singapore. In the first part of this series, Jeremiah answers some common questions regarding trade marks. Interested to find out what a trade mark is and what you can do with a registered trade mark? Read on to […]

Asia Law Network partners with AML Accelerate to assist companies with AML/CFT compliance efforts
Press Releases

Reading Time: 2 minutesAsia Law Network is pleased to announce its partnership with AML Accelerate.  This partnership provides AML Accelerate with an extended reach into Asia and provides clients of the Asia Law Network with access to a market-leading money laundering and terrorism financing compliance platform to effectively manage their AML/CFT risks and programs more effectively. Anthony Quinn, Founder […]

Copyright Act: How To Protect Your Work
Intellectual Property

Reading Time: 5 minutesCreative influences are inherent in all works, and that’s a good thing! It’s a commonly accepted fact that many great creative works borrow references, influences, themes and visual aesthetics among others from each other. Think of the gritty rain-drenched streets of the future in ‘Blade Runner‘, and the influence its aesthetics had not only on contemporary […]

Employee Share Option Schemes: How do they work?
Business

Reading Time: 4 minutesAn employee share option scheme (ESOS) is a means of offering key employees or consultants the opportunity to acquire shares in the company. Advantages of an Employee Share Option Scheme For startups, it allows the company a means of compensating its employees, aligning the employee’s incentives with those of the company, and allowing them to […]

AsiaLawNetwork.com partners with LegallyYours.com.au to make law more accessible
Features,Legal Updates,Press Releases,Uncategorized

Reading Time: 2 minutesAsialawnetwork.com has entered into a partnership with Australia-based Legallyyours.com.au. Through this partnership, both companies aim to promote access to justice across Asia Pacific. Who is Legally Yours? Legally Yours is a legal marketplace that matches clients to fixed-fee lawyers . If you need to speak with a lawyer but you are not ready to go […]

Managing the Risks of Using Robo-Advisors
Legal Updates

Reading Time: 7 minutesAfter assessing the unique characteristics and risks posed by digital advisers, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has set out several specific expectations that the board and senior management of the digital adviser must address. This article details the key aspects of the MAS proposal. This article is written by Eric Chan  from Shook Lin […]

An updated & practical guide to schemes and grants for startups in Singapore for 2017
Business,Business Advice,Fintech,Startups

Reading Time: 12 minutesIn this article, lawyer WanHsi Yeong from ArrowGates LLC talks about funding and offers practical advice for existing and aspiring startup entrepreneurs. Funding is undeniably a priority for startups. Staying true to its renowned reputation as a business friendly hub, Singapore offers a myriad of schemes and grants to aid startups in growing and expanding their […]

How to find the best Singapore lawyer for your case
Features,Hiring A Lawyer

Reading Time: 5 minutesIt isn’t always straightforward to find the best Singapore lawyer for your case Finding legal help at crucial moments can be unnerving and stressful at times. With so many lawyers in Singapore, it is almost impossible for consumers to figure out who is the best Singapore lawyer to take their case. The truth is that […]

How well do you know Singapore Laws?
Cybersecurity,Legal Everyday

Reading Time: 5 minutesAs part of Law Awareness Week, ALN conducted a survey last week on 5 quirky and interesting Singapore Laws.   After asking hundreds of Singaporeans for their opinions, it appears that Singaporeans might not be as legally aware as they think they are on some issues. The Questions that we asked Singaporeans Respondents to our […]