Policing by Consent

The UK is widely recognised as the home of the first modern police force and the concept of Policing by Consent dates back to 1820. Chamali Fernando discusses the implications of trying to police a UK-wide lockdown.

The law on organ donation is changing on 20.05.2020 – PASS IT ON

The Organ Donation Act 2019 comes into force on 20 May 2020, changing the law on organ donation. Read this timely reminder on the changes.

Not the Token Asian

Alan K. Tse is Global General Counsel and Head of Corporate Strategy for Jones Lang LaSalle. He is by no means the Token Asian. Speaking at last month’s London Conference organised by the Institute for Inclusion of Legal Professionals, Alan Tse comes across as a hard-hitting, direct and brilliant lawyer.

Each for Equal= POSTPONED

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.

SAL AGM 2019 – The results are in…

On 10th December 2018, the Society of Asian Lawyers held its AGM at 33 Bedford Row in London. Read about the election results here…

Developing Your Legal Career Internationally

Developing Your Legal Career Internationally

29th October 2019
Joint Event: Society of Asian Lawyer with Association of Women Barristers

This was a successful co-sponsored event with a rich and diverse panel who spoke candidly, about the challenges of developing an international legal practice. It certainly gave me some ideas of how to engage with international academic institutions and the importance of keeping things simple and taking immediate action.

Let’s talk about Organ Donation – 09.10.19

The law on organ donation is changing in Spring 2020. Everybody will be automatically enrolled as a potential donor unless you opt out. Read all about our recent event on the topic

New Legislation for Colombo’s Port City

Sri Lanka is creating an amazing and exciting international commercial and financial hub, in middle of the Indian Ocean. Set off the coast of this tropical island’s capital city and business district of Colombo, the innovative Port City project seeks to create a special economic zone attracting investors and big business through either a low, or zero, taxation policy.

25th Annual Asian Legal Awards – 28.09.2019

The 25th Annual Asian Legal Awards will take place on Saturday 28th September 2019 at Royal Lancaster Hotel, Nine Kings Suite, Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY.

Prevent – Solution or part of the problem? 12.06.2019 – SRA, Birmingham

Terrorism – are the authorities doing enough to combat it? Could they do more or are their efforts alienating communities who bear the brunt of the Government’s Prevent strategy? Come and have your say at this debate on 12th June 2019 in Birmingham.