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Joyce A. Tan & Partners LLC

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Managing Director: Joyce A Tan
Number of directors: 4
Number of fee-earners: 9
Languages:English, Mandarin, Bahasa

Firm Overview:
Incorporating the previous practice of Joyce A Tan & Partners which was founded in 1998, the firm is an award-winning business-focussed commercial law practice with particular strengths in intellectual property, technology, telecommunications, media and privacy and a strong international outlook. The firm is renowned for its legal excellence and has been active in cutting-edge cross-border legal transactions involving new and significant business trends. Its industry-focused approach enables it to combine in-depth industry experience with sophisticated legal skills to provide clients with a unique and informed perspective. The practice has earned a solid reputation for thorough and insightful legal representation.

The firm offers business-driven premium legal services with a personal touch. Its service philosophy is to make each client’s experience seamless and uncomplicated. The firm’s pre-emptive, holistic, thoughtful and commercial approach to its work and strategies underpins its mission — to be lawyers who lead — in the business needs of its clients and in its field.

Practice Areas
■ Corporate
■ Commercial
■ Cybersecurity & Data Protection
■ Digital Media, Advertising & Entertainment
■ Employment & Corporate Immigration
■ Intellectual Property
■ Information Technology
■ Telecoms
■ Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution
■ Business Finance
■ Private Client & Wealth Management

Main Areas of Practice:

Corporate & Commercial:
Practice includes the establishment and maintenance of companies, corporate compliance, private equity investment and M&A projects, sale and purchase of assets, businesses and companies, joint ventures, strategic alliances, partnerships, various forms of business collaboration and business finance transactions. Commercial transactions handled range from toll manufacturing, franchising, agency, distribution and supply, to complex multi-jurisdictional business acquisition and global brand development projects. Lawyers also advise on competition law.
Contact: Joyce A Tan, Director
Email: [email protected]

Intellectual Property:
Expertise includes trade marks, domain names, patents, copyright, designs and trade secrets. The firm handles registration of trade marks, designs and patents, enforcement, exploitation, licensing, commercialisation and acquisition and disposal of IP assets. Handles anti-counterfeiting work and enforces IP rights, including litigation in Singapore and the region, arbitration and mediation of IP disputes.
Contacts: Joyce A Tan, Director, Daniel Lim, Director
Emails: [email protected], [email protected]

Information Technology:
The practice leverages industry developments such as cloud computing, big data and the Internet-of-Things. Projects include electronic payment systems and fintech transactions, IT outsourcing, digital distribution of sound and multimedia data, electronic tracking of digital data consumption, electronic management of documents and inventory control, supply-anddemand online exchanges and virtual private networks across jurisdictions. Advises on regulatory aspects of Internet content and service providers, computer misuse and electronic records.
Contact: Joyce A Tan, Director
Email: [email protected]

Advises on regulatory requirements, and handles financing and other transactions on the establishment and operation of telecommunication networks, including interconnection and sharing of telecommunication infrastructure and facilities. Acts for facilities-based and services-based operators who provide domestic telecom services or operate transnational network architectures for the establishment of corporate communications systems with points-of-presence or network operation centres in Singapore and elsewhere.
Contact: Joyce A Tan, Director
Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:
Provides litigation and alternative dispute resolution services for wide-ranging subject matter including intellectual property, confidential information, company and shareholder disputes, minority oppression, corporate receivership, oil and gas, engineering, banking and finance, employment, negligence, partnership, sale of goods and services, landlord and tenant, and debt recovery. Experienced in handling and managing multijurisdictional litigation and arbitration.
Contact: Daniel Lim, Director
Email: [email protected]

Cybersecurity & Data Protection:
Provides legal solutions and support on cybersecurity compliance and incident response frameworks. Advises on data protection laws in Singapore and the region, developing policies and processes for compliance, contracts for the processing of personal data including guidelines for the business, employees and data protection officers; documentation to ensure legal cross-border flows of data, audits and compliance reviews, data breach crisis management including dealing with data protection regulators and law enforcement.
Contact: Jeffrey Lim, Director
Email: [email protected]