This paper was prepared by Jennifer Lim Wei Zhen and Andrew Wong, and presented at Panel 3 on ‘Alternative Legal Service Providers – To Regulate or not to Regulate?’ at the LRD Colloquium 2020.

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regulation of alternative legal service providers; David B. Wilkins, Maria J. Esteban; e-discovery; legal technology; regulatory challenges; regulation of contracted lawyers;  Legal Profession Act; Legal Profession Act (Professional Conduct) Rules; OCBC Online Will Generator; regulation of patent agents; IPOS; Patent (Patent Agents) Rules 2001; Healthcare Services Bill