Recent Staff Publications

September 2017 

Amirthalingam Kumaralingam

“The Importance of Criminal Law” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 318

 

 

Gary Bell

“Indonesia” in J. Basedow, G. Rühl, F. Ferrari and P.M. Asensio (eds), Encyclopedia of Private International Law (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2017) (co-author: Y.U. Oppusunggu)

 

 

Michael Bridge

“The UK Supreme Court Decision in The Res Cogitans and the Cardinal Role of Property in Sales Law” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 345

 

 

Simon Chesterman

“The Fall and Rise of Legal Education in Singapore” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 201

 

 

Margaret Fordham

“The Impact of NUS Law on the Development of Tort Law in Singapore” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 299

 

 

Andrew Halpin

In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-editor: Nicole Roughan)

 

“The Promises and Pursuits Pluralist Jurisprudence” in Andrew Halpin and Nicole Roughan (eds), In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-author: Nicole Roughan)

 

 

Joel Lee

Contemporary Issues in Mediation Volume 2 (Singapore: World Scientific, 2017) (co-editor: M. Lim)

 

“The Singapore International Mediation Institute” in D. McFadden and G. Lim (eds), Mediation in Singapore: A Practical Guide 2nd Edition (United Kingdom: Sweet & Maxwell, 2017) (co-author: M. Lim)

 

“Culture and Its Importance in Mediation” in D. McFadden and G. Lim (eds), Mediation in Singapore: A Practical Guide 2nd Edition (United Kingdom: Sweet & Maxwell, 2017)

 
 

Leong Wai Kum

“The Wisdom of Justice Chao in Family Law Judgments” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Lin Lin

“Engineering a Venture Capital Market: Lessons from China” (2017) 30 Columbia Journal of Asian Law 160

 

 

Jaclyn Neo

“‘Sensible and Practical’ - Justice Chao Hick Tin’s Contributions to Public Law” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Ng-Loy Wee Loon

“An Exceptional Generalist-Jurist in a Lex Specialis: Judge of Appeal Chao Hick Tin and Intellectual Property Law” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

“NUS Law’s IP Journey, 1957-2017” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 308

 

 

Jeffrey Pinsler SC

“Developing the Law in the Pursuit of Justice - The Judgments of Justice Chao in Civil Procedure and Evidence” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Nicole Roughan

In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-editor: Andrew Halpin)

 

“The Promises and Pursuits Pluralist Jurisprudence” in Andrew Halpin and Nicole Roughan (eds), In Pursuit of Pluralist Jurisprudence (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-author: Andrew Halpin)

 

 

Tan Cheng Han SC

“NUS Law in the Noughties: Becoming ‘Asia’s Global Law School’” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 215

 

 

Kevin Tan

“Teaching Constitutional and Administrative Law at NUS: Mission, Materials and Methods 1957-2017” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 239 (co-author: Thio Li-ann)


 

 

Tan Yock Lin

“Making and Remaking Equity and Trusts in the Law School” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 270

 

“Property in Bribes Revisited in a Cross-Disciplinary Perspective” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 366

 

 

Teo Keang Sood

“Land Law” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

“Legal Education in Property Law at NUS: Some Reflections” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 285

 

 

Thio Li-ann

“Justice Chao Hick Tin and Public International Law – Cosmopolitan Outlook, National Sensibilities” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

“Teaching Constitutional and Administrative Law at NUS: Mission, Materials and Methods 1957-2017” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 239 (co-author: Kevin Tan)

 

 

Hans Tjio

“Form, Substance and Context in Company Law” in A. Phang and Y.H. Goh (eds), A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-authors: Pearlie Koh and Lee Pey Woan)

 

 

Wang Jiangyu

“Enforcing Fiduciary Duties as Tort Liability in Chinese Courts” in R. Huang and N. Howson (eds), Enforcement of Corporate and Securities Law: China and the World (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017)

 

 

Helena Whalen-Bridge

“Student Pro Bono and the NUS Faculty of Law” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 329

 

 

Walter Woon SC

“The Teaching of Company Law - Reflections on Past and Future” (2017) Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 258

 

 

 

August 2017 

 

Andrew Halpin

“The Value of Hohfeldian Neutrality when Theorising about Legal Rights” in Mark McBride (ed), New Essays on the Nature of Rights (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Swati Jhaveri

“The Many Facets of Constitutional Dialogue: The Case of Singapore” (2017) 18 Australian Journal of Asian Law 1 (co-author: Jaclyn Neo)

 

 

Koh Kheng Lian

“50 Years On: ASEAN Environmental Legal Integration” in Mari Elka Pangestu and Rastam Mohd Isa (eds) ASEAN Future Forward: Anticipating the Next 50 Years (Malaysia: Institute of Strategic and International Studies, 2017)

 

 

Mark McBride

New Essays on the Nature of Rights (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2017) 

“The Tracking Theory of Rights” in Mark McBride (ed), New Essays on the Nature of Rights (Hart Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Jaclyn Neo

“The Many Facets of Constitutional Dialogue: The Case of Singapore” (2017) 18 Australian Journal of Asian Law 1 (co-author: Swati Jhaveri)

 

 

Jeffrey Pinsler SC

Evidence and the Litigation Process (Singapore: LexisNexis, 2017)

 

 

James Penner

“Legal Powers and the Will and Interests Theories of Rights” in Mark McBride (ed), New Essays on the Nature of Rights (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2017)

 

“Autonomy, Religion and Politics: Reflections on Mathew Harding’s Charity Law and the State” (2017) 41 Australian Journal of Legal Philosophy 126

 

 

Umakanth Varottil

“Regulating Equity Crowdfunding in India: Walking a Tightrope” in P.M. Vasudev and S. Watson (eds), Global Capital Markets: A Survey of Legal and Regulatory Trends (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2017) (co-author: Arjya B. Majumdar)

 

July 2017  

Amirthalingam Kumaralingam

“Tort Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-author: Gary Chan)

 

“Medical Dispute Resolution, Patient Safety and the Doctor-Patient Relationship” (2017) Singapore Medical Journal 1

 

 

Tracey Evans Chan

“Biomedical Law and Ethics” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-author: P.R. Prabakaran)

 

 

Wayne Courtney

“Unexpressed intention and contract construction” (2017) 37 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 326 (co-author: J.W. Carter)

 

“Breach of Condition and Express Termination Right: A Distinction with a Difference” (2017) 133 Law Quarterly Review 395 (co-author: J.W. Carter)

 

 

Stephen Girvin

“English Shipping Law” (2017) Lloyds Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 103

 

 

Jean Ho

“Interpretation and Application of the New York Convention in Singapore” in G. Bermann (ed), Ius Comparatum - Global Studies in Comparative Law: Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York: Springer, 2017)

 

 

Joel Lee

“Conflict of Laws” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Paul Myburgh

“‘Satisfactory for its own Purposes’: Private Direct Arrangements and Judicial Vessel Sales” in O. Basurko and J. Osante (eds), New Trends in Maritime Law: Maritime Liens, Arrest of Ships, Mortgages and Forced Sale (Singapore: Thomson Reuters, 2017)

 

  

Dora Neo

“Banking Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Jaclyn Neo

“Singapore: Developments in Singaporean Constitutional Law” in R. Albert, S. Drugda, P. Faraguna and D. Landau (eds), I·CONnect-Clough Center: 2016 Global Review of Constitutional Law (co-authors:  J.T.T. Lee, J.Y. Ho and M. Hong)

 

“Malaysia: Developments in Malaysian Constitutional Law” R. Albert, S. Drugda, P. Faraguna and D. Landau (eds), I·CONnect-Clough Center: 2016 Global Review of Constitutional Law (co-authors: A.J. Harding, D.A.H. Shah and W. Tay)

 

 

Ng-Loy Wee Loon

Geographical Indications at the Crossroads of Trade, Development, and Culture (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-editor: Irene Calboli)

 

“Compulsory Licences as an Enabler of New Business Models” in K.C. Liu and R.M. Hitly (eds), Remuneration of Copyright Owners: Regulatory Challenges of New Business Models (Germany: Springer, 2017)

 

 

Stephen Phua

“Tax Treaty Disputes in Singapore” in E. Baistrocchi (ed), A Global Analysis of Tax Treaty Disputes 2 Volume, Volume 2 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017) (co-author: S.F. Chai)

 

 

Jeffrey Pinsler SC

Civil Practice in Singapore and Malaysia Issue 74 (Singapore: LexisNexis, 2017)

 

 

Vincent-Joël Proulx

“An Incomplete Revolution: Enhancing the Security Council’s Role in Enforcing Counterterrorism Obligations” (2017) 8 Journal of International Dispute Settlement 303

 

 

Dan W. Puchniak

“Company Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-author: Tan Cheng Han)

 

 

Tan Cheng Han SC

“Company Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-author: Dan W. Puchniak)

 

 

David Tan

“Intellectual Property Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-author: Stanley Lai T.C.)

 

 

Tan Hsien-Li

“New approaches to achieving ASEAN regionalism” (2017) 9 East Asia Forum Quarterly 10

 

 

Samantha Tang  

“The Future of The Anatomy of Corporate Law for Asia: A Forward Looking Critique” (2017) 12 Asian Journal of Comparative Law 197 (co-author: A.K. Koh)

 

“Towards a ‘Just and Equitable Remedy’ for Companies” (2017) 133 Law Quarterly Review 372 (co-author: A.K. Koh)

 

 

Teo Keang Sood

Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017) (co-editor: Goh Yihan)

 

“Land Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Thio Li-ann

“Administrative and Constitutional Law” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)

 

 

Hans Tjio

“Securities and Financial Services Regulation” in Teo Keang Sood and Goh Yihan (eds), Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review of Singapore Cases (Singapore: Academy Publishing, 2017)