International Society of Primerus Law Firms
March 6th, 2018
Sydney, Australia
Asia Pacific Legal Frontiers Seminar

The International Society of Primerus Law Firms and Tricor, in coordination with the Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry, are pleased to host this legal Seminar.

March 6th, 2018
8:00am – 2:30pm
Doltone House – Hyde Park
Sydney, Australia
Hotels and Things to Do

Why You Should Attend

Join Primerus Members, In-House Counsel, and Corporate Executives for an engaging legal seminar with in-depth discussions and practical guidance relating to Cyber Attacks, a Cross Border Hypothetical, and Doing Business Online – Opportunities and Pitfalls.

There is no cost for corporate executives or members of the Tricor and the Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry, however, registration is required. Please contact Chad Sluss at, or by phone at 616.454.9939 if you have any questions.

About Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The Australian Chamber is Australia’s largest and most representative business association, comprising state and territory chambers of commerce and national industry associations. We speak on behalf of the Australian business community at home and abroad.

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About Primerus

Primerus is a society of the world’s finest independent, boutique law firms. With nearly 200 member firms in more than 40 countries, Primerus provides clients easy access to the right lawyer, with the right skills, in the right location, and at the right cost.

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About Tricor

Tricor Group (Tricor) has a growing global presence and is Asia’s leading provider of integrated business, corporate and investor services. As a business enabler, Tricor provides outsourced expertise that allows our clients to concentrate on what they do best – building business.

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Monday, March 5, 2018

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Primerus Member’s Only Meeting
Carroll & O’Dea Law Office
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Primerus Member’s Only Dinner at Glass Brasserie (Hilton Hotel)
Glass Brasserie

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks
• Paul Nicolaou – Master of Ceremonies and Australian Chamber, Director, Business Leaders Council (Sydney, Australia)
• Selwyn Black – Primerus APAC Chair, Partner, Carroll & O’Dea (Sydney, Australia)
• Chad Sluss – Primerus Senior Vice President of Services (Grand Rapids, Michigan)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Cyber Security: Attack & Defence
• Facilitator – Robert Martin – Partner, Cyber & Forensics Consulting PWC (Sydney, Australia)
• Arthur Katsogiannis APM – Detective Superintendent, NSW Commander, Cybercrime Squad, NSW Police Force (Sydney, Australia)
• The Hon Kate Lundy – Director at Cyber Security Research Centre (Canberra, Australia)
• Dominic Wai – ONC Lawyers (Hong Kong)
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Morning Tea Break
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Cross Border Hypothetical
• Facilitator – Jade Tyrrell – Solicitor, Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers (Sydney, Australia)
• Selwyn Black – Partner, Carroll & O’Dea (Sydney, Australia)
• Bryan Clark – Australian Chamber, Director of Trade and International Affairs (Canberra, Australia)
• LiPu Lee – Formosan Brothers (Taipei, Taiwan)
• Dominic Wai – ONC Lawyers (Hong Kong)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Doing Global Business Online: Opportunities and Pitfalls
• Facilitator – Tony Dormer – Director, Tricor Group (Sydney, Australia)
• The Hon Ed Husic MP – Federal Shadow Minister for the Digital Economy, Shadow Minister for Workforce Participation and Future of Work (Sydney, Australia)
• Murray Thornhill – Director, HHG Legal Group (Perth, Australia)
• Nola Watson – President, NSW Business Chamber (Sydney, Australia)
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Luncheon
1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Q & A: Future in Business & Trading Globally
• Facilitator – Zoe McKenzie – Principal – Trade & Investment Advisory (Melbourne, Australia)
• The Hon Andrew Robb AO – Former Federal Minister for Trade and Investment (Melbourne, Australia)
1:50 pm – 2:05 p.m. Closing Remarks
• Chad Sluss – Primerus Senior Vice President of Services (Grand Rapids, Michigan)
2:05 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Networking 
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Primerus Member’s Only Debriefing Meeting
Carroll & O’Dea Law Office