Centre for Banking & Finance Law

News Archive


Date News
30 October-1 November 2015 Umakanth Varottil presents paper at the 15th International Conference of the 21st Century Commercial Law Forum, 30 October-1 November 2015

30 October 2015 Han Yongqiang elected Council Member of the Chinese Insurance Law Association on 30 October 2015

3-5 September 2015 Umakanth Varottil speaks at Eighteenth Annual Law and Business Conference, Vanderbilt Law School, 3 - 5 September 2015

August 2015 Yong Q Han joins the Drafting Committee of transnational research group 'Principles of Reinsurance Contract Law', August 2015

July 2015 Jodi Gardner speaks at conferences in Europe, June & July 2015

October 2015 Hans Tjio publishes new book on Corporate Law, October 2015

August 2015 Ramon Pacheco Pardo publishes new journal article, August 2015

6-13 September 2015 Dora Neo and Hans Tjio to speak at 33rd International Symposium on Economic Crime, 6-13 September 2015, Jesus College, University of Cambridge

1-4 September 2015 Sandra Booysen to speak at 106th Annual Conference of Society of Legal Scholars

13-14 July 2015 Dora Neo to join Panel of Experts at the SE Asia Annual Survey of Letter of Credit Law & Practice, Singapore, 13-14 July 2015

10 July 2015 Christian Hofmann speaks at the European Central Bank, 10 July 2015

29-30 June 2015 Alexander Loke spoke at the Technology Law Conference: The Future of Money & Data, Singapore, 29-30 June 2015

3 June 2015 Christian Hofmann to speak at London School of Economics Law and Economics Forum Seminar Series, 3 June 2015

June 2015 Weitseng Chen taught "Law, Society and Economic Development: China and East Asia" at National Taiwan University College of Law as a visiting professor, June 2015

29 May 2015 Jodi Gardner speaks at Conference on Moneylending on 29 May 2015

27-29 May 2015 Dora Neo & Alexander Loke spoke at the 2nd Annual Symposium on EU-Asia Relations in Financial Services, Hong Kong, 27-29 May 2015

10-15 May 2015 Weitseng Chen taught "Law and Development in China" at FGV SP Law School in Brazil as a visiting professor under the Global Law Program, 10-15 May 2015

6 May 2015 Weitseng Chen spoke at Humboldt University Faculty of Law/Law and Society Berlin on "The Chinese Model of Law and Economic Governance", Germany, 6 May 2015

15-18 April 2015 Sandra Booysen speaks at Asia Desk Forum, University of Victoria, 15 - 18 April 2015

14 April 2015 Weitseng Chen spoke at University of British Columbia School of Law on "Renminbi's Internationalization and Law & Economic Development", 14 April 2015

April 2015 CBFL participating in Asian Desk Forum, Canada, April 2015

March 2015 Jin Sheng publishes new book "China's Listed Companies: Conflicts, Governance and Regulation", March 2015

March 2015 Jonathan Lim was appointed a member of the Young Singapore International Arbitration Centre Committee, March 2015

26-27 February 2015 Umakanth Varottil to present a paper at the Conference on Independent Directors in Asia, 26-27 February 2015

24 February 2015 Umakanth Varottil to speak at the 2nd Conference of the EU Asia Corporate Governance Dialogue Series, 24 February 2015

January 2015 Sharon Craggs spoke at the 9th Gulf Cooperation Council Regulators Summit, Abu Dhabi, January 2015

Jamuary 2015 Alexander Loke was cited by Prakash J in a Singapore High Court decision, January 2015

1-7 September 2014 Dora Neo and Tjio Hans to speak at the Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime, 1 - 7 September 2014

17-18 July 2014 Alexander Loke & Umakanth Varottil to Present Papers at the Conference on Comparative Enforcement of Corporate and Securities Laws in Asia on 17 - 18 July 2014

14-15 July 2014 Dora Neo to join Panel of Experts at the Singapore Annual Survey of Letter of Credit Law & Practice, 14-15 July 2014

1 July 2014 Adjunct Researcher Nelson Goh received the Chevening-Prudence Foundation Scholarship award from the British High Commissioner His Excellency Mr Antony Phillipson on 1 July 2014

July 2014 Dr Poh Chu Chai publishes new book July 2014

26 May 2014 Assoc Prof Dora Neo chaired the session on “Issues relating to Investments” at the Symposium on Recent Issues in Private Wealth and Trust Law co-organised by STEPS & SMU held at SMU.
 
26 February 2014 Prof TJIO Hans gave a presentation on “SFA and OTC Instruments” at MAS
 
13 December 2013 Asst Prof Christian HOFMANN delivered a talk on "A Regulatory Framework for Sovereign Debt and Systematically Important Financial Institutions in the European Union" at the international seminar on "Financial Law in Europe and Emerging Markets – Challenges and Lessons Learned” in Bangkok, organized by the German-Southeast Asian Center of Excellence for Public Policy and Good Governance.
 
25 September 2013 Asst Prof Sandra Annette BOOYSEN co-judged the Christopher Bathurst Essay Competition for young Singapore lawyers. The competition is sponsored by Fountain Court Chambers, London in memory of one of their members, Christopher Bathurst.
 
3-6 September 2013 Asst Prof Sandra Annette BOOYSEN presented a paper on contract law at the Society of Legal Scholars annual conference in Edinburgh.
 
30 July 2013 Assoc Prof Alexander Loke was invited speaker at the seminar on "Market Misconduct" organised by the Attorney General's Chambers for Legal Service officers.

23 July 2013 Prof TJIO Hans conducted the workshop on “Mergers and Acquisitions” held at the Attorney General’s Chambers, attended by 70 people from AGC and various Ministries.
 
9 July 2013 Assoc Prof Alexander Loke was invited speaker at the seminar on "Securities Offerings and Initial Public Offers" organised by the Attorney General's Chambers for Legal Service officers.

5 June 2013 Prof TJIO Hans delivered a CLE-CPD Seminar on “Challenges to Singapore from the Global Financial Crisis” held at the Faculty of Law, NUS.
 
May/June 2013 Asst Prof Sandra Annette BOOYSEN conducted a series of banking law workshops for staff of the Attorney General’s Chambers. The topics were Banks, Customers and Nature of the Banking Relationship; Bills of Exchange; Funds Transfers and Card Payments.
 
16 May 2013 Prof TJIO Hans conducted the workshop on “Regulatory Bodies” held at the Attorney General’s Chambers attended by 70 people from AGC and various Ministries.
 


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