Focus

Technology

Our roots run deep in
the technology sector

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Technology

As a technology law firm, OrionW has represented technology companies of all sizes, from innovative start-ups to the largest multinational corporations in the technology industry.

We have seen technology as it is conceived and developed, have helped to protect and commercialise it, have negotiated ventures to expand its reach and have helped others build businesses selling, supporting, integrating and extending it.

Our team has served technology clients throughout our careers. With this technology connection, we provide sophisticated and pragmatic advice to businesses that are building, or built on, technology, including the next generation of technology businesses.

Our technology specialist services cover:

  • Acquisitions and sales of technology businesses
  • Artificial intelligence and big data analytics
  • Blockchain and smart contracts
  • Software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS)
  • Software development and systems integration transactions
  • Cloud computing and data storage
  • Data and cyber security
  • Digital advertising
  • Digital transformation and innovation projects
  • Internet and e-commerce
  • IT procurement transactions
  • Technology aspects or mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures
  • Technology-related licensing and regulatory compliance projects

Credentials

Representative Matters

Online travel platform agreement

Acted for a global online travel and accommodation reservations provider on its collaboration agreement with a major travel agency.

Software subscription agreement

Advised a European software development company on its software subscription agreement.

Metaverse development agreement

Represented a technology startup on its agreement for the development of a metaverse, digital token and related technologies.

Blockchain platform agreement

Advised a large financial institution on its agreement for the operation of a blockchain platform.

Cybersecurity and penetration testing services agreement

Represented a cybersecurity service provider on its agreements for penetration testing services.

Multi-jurisdictional electronic signature project

Acted for a leading global information and analytics service provider in connection with its multi-jurisdictional electronic signature project.

Testimonials

OrionW provides “an excellent service, is very knowledgeable in the technology sector and provides excellent value for money.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “a high quality TMT firm with reliable and consistent output.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 edition

Testimonials

OrionW has “deep sectoral knowledge of telecommunications and technology and associated regulation; diligent, timely and cost-effective work.”

asialaw Profiles 2021 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is a “great boutique law firm specialising in technology. The firm is strong on complex commercial technology arrangements. The soft skills of the firm are impressive including clear and responsive communication with clients.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 edition

Testimonials

“OrionW is very strong on technology law, including regulatory, commercial and M&A matters, and my ‘go to’ firm in Singapore.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 edition

Testimonials

“We enjoyed working with OrionW. Communication, understanding of the deal, knowledge and application of the law as well as good budget management were all strengths. There were no weaknesses during the transaction.”

asialaw Profiles 2020 edition

Testimonials

OrionW provides “an excellent service, is very knowledgeable in the technology sector and provides excellent value for money.”

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “pragmatic, responsive, set expectations correctly.”

asialaw Profiles 2020 edition

Testimonials

OrionW is “knowledgeable about the regulatory issues. Assisted with regulator communications.”

asialaw Profiles 2019 edition

Testimonials

“Winnie Chang is a very experienced technology lawyer who is highly responsive and commercial.”

Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2022 edition

Testimonials

“Winnie Chang has a robust practice in the TMT space and frequently advises on matters relating to fintech, including blockchain and payment services issues. She is well placed to handle cross-border mandates.”

Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2021 edition

Insights

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MAS Revises the Technology Risk Management Guidelines

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MAS Proposes to Require Financial Institutions to Strengthen Identity Verification

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