Kuok Yew Chen, a Partner at Christopher and Lee Ong, is a Corporate M&A lawyer with an interest in competition & trade, and technology, media & telecommunications law. He has practiced in London and Singapore, and continues to advise on cross border transactions, mergers and acquisitions, telecommunications projects, competition law, and
general corporate and commercial matters. He advises multinationals, private equity funds, and public and private companies, and is familiar with the various regulatory authorities for competition,telecommunications, and data protection.
Yew Chen is listed as a leading lawyer for Mergers & Acquisitions, Competition, and IT & Telecoms in the AsiaLaw, Chambers & Partners, and Legal 500 rankings, respectively. Kuok Yew Chen will speak on employment and labor law issues in the context of the sharing economy. The casualisation of labour in the sharing economy will have a great impact on both employers and workers. How should SME entrepreneurs tackle the issues as they arise? Mr Kuok will identify and address these issues in the Malaysian context, and provide guidelines for SME entrepreneurs moving into this new reality.