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+ Annual Letter from the Dean 2015
+ The haze, international law and global cooperation - Straits Times invites Professor S.Jayakumar and Professor Tommy Koh to share their thoughts on the situation.

Ten reflections on GE 2015 – In an op-ed published by the Straits Times, Prof Tommy Koh shares that response to voter concerns, election strategy among the factors that helped PAP win big.


Liberal reflections on loss and acceptance in GE2015 – Vice Dean of Student Affairs, Associate Professor Eleanor Wong, shares her thoughts on the elections in this op-ed published by Straits Times.


NUS don Jaclyn Neo is law firm WongPartnership's judicial review adviser


Society should be more forgiving of bankrupts - An op-ed by Dean Simon Chesterman in the Straits Times

+ NUS law students win inaugural Herbert Smith Freehills competition law Moot Competition, with sponsorship from the Competition Commission of Singapore
+ US Polo Association scores win against Polo Ralph Lauren in legal fight here over trademarks – Prof Ng-Loy Wee Loon and Assoc Prof David Tan quoted in Straits Times
+ NUS Law Associate Professor Wang Jiangyu Envisages Three Possible Outcomes for Hong Kong’s Political Future
+ NUS and NTU among top 4 Asian universities ranked by London education consultancy Quacquarelli Symonds
+ The Asian way to settle disputes – An op-ed by Prof Tommy Koh ’61 published in the Straits Times.
+ Singapore Constitution not set in stone: A-G
+ Yale law professor to join NUS
+ Body-worn cameras to monitor citizen and surveillance state - Op-ed by Dean Simon Chesterman published in the Straits Times
+ Overt religious persecution in 8 of 10 ASEAN states: Coverage in the Today paper highlighting research by Asst Prof Jaclyn Neo
+ NUS Law Students probe claims of wrongful conviction (Straits Times)
+ Faith and Peace a Good Mix for Asean Stability – Features “Keeping the Faith: A Study of Freedom of Thought, Conscience, and Religion in Asean”, a report led by Asst Prof Jaclyn Neo ’03
+ Professor Walter Woon joins RHTLaw Taylor Wessing as non-executive chairman and senior consultant
+ AirAsia disaster's lasting effects - Op-ed by Professor Alan Tan ’93 for CNN
+ Lessons on the use of torture - Op-ed by Dean Simon Chesterman published in the Straits Times
+ Prof with soft spot for kids in trouble – Feature on Assoc Prof Chan Wing Cheong
+ APEC set to launch study on China-backed free trade area – Assoc Prof Wang Jiangyu shares his opinion.
+ The Flying Factory – Assoc Prof Simon Tay ’86 talks about Asian economic interdependence and China.
+ New professional body to govern mediation standards in Singapore
+ Too many lawyers? Or too few? – An Op-Ed by Dean Simon Chesterman published in the Straits Times
+ Asia’s Ambivalence Towards International Law
- A Conversation with Professor Simon Chesterman, Dean of the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law.
+ Maintenance not a reward for spousal sacrifice- Op-ed by Assoc Prof Debbie Ong
+ Prof Alan Tan ’93 comments in the South China Morning Post on the Cathay vs. Jetstar saga and Hong Kong’s hard decision on joint venture airlines
+ Prof Simon Tay discusses the widespread street protests in recent years
+ Prof Alan Tan ’93 on how anti-haze laws ‘could spur on-the-ground enforcement in Indonesia’
+ Role of International Law in Ukrainian Crisis - An Op-Ed by Dean Simon Chesterman
+ Asst Prof Goh Yihan ’06 shares his views in ST’s ‘Proposed anti-harassment law to cover online bullying’
+ Assoc Prof Burton Ong ’89 shares his view on the proposed new law that will hold companies or other entities liable for causing haze that affects Singapore
+ NUS revamps Law course to broaden knowledge, skills
+ Protecting and sharing personal data- Op ed by Dean Simon Chesterman
+ Professor Ho Hock Lai '89 shares his views on an accused person's right to a lawyer in Singapore with ST readers
+ Emeritus Prof Koh Kheng-Lian receives the 2012 Elizabeth Haub Prize for Environmental Law
+ NUS Law establishes Sheridan Fellowship to develop next generation of experts in Singapore Law
+ NUS Law professor and alumnus Michael Hor to be Dean of University of Hong Kong law school
+ International Law and the Rise of Asia -- Op-ed by Dean Simon Chesterman
+ Regional trade agreements complementary to multilateral trade system: Lee Yi Shyan
+ When copying is not infringing- Op-ed by Assoc Prof David Tan
+ Copyright has role in promoting creativity- Forum letter by Assoc Prof David Tan
+ Criticise a minister but don't sling mud: Minister K.Shanmugam ’84

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The Life and Future of British Colonial Sexual Regulation in Asia

Date: 8-9 October 2015
Venue: Moot Court, NUS(Bukit Timah Campus)

How Banking and Finance Law Can End the Poverty of Nations

Date: 12 October 2015

CLT Seminar on Transnational Justice from the Perspective of ASEAN and Asian Regionalism

15 October 2015
Participation is by invitation only

Wealth Management: Selected Topics in Finance, Law and Tax

Date: 15 October 2015

Smart Governance of Payment Systems: The Impact of Regulation on Competition and Innovation

Date: 16 October 2015

APCEL Seminar on Myanmar's Indigenous Peoples and Universal Periodic Review: Joining Environmental Strategies with the UN Human Rights System

By Dr Jonathan Liljeblad
Date: 16 October 2015
Time: 3.30pm to 5.00pm
Venue: Executive Seminar Room, Level 3, Block B, NUS(Bukit Timah Campus)

NUS Law Class of 1985 – 30th Anniversary Reunion

Date: 23 October 2015, Friday
Venue: NUSS Suntec City Guild House

Duty of Care for Pure Economic Loss in Singapore: Recent Developments 2014-2015

By Associate Professor David Tan
Date: 4 November 2015
Venue: Executive Seminar Room, Level 3, Block B, NUS(Bukit Timah Campus)

The 3rd Asia Environment Lecture - Greening the Built Environment: Ramping Up Global Progress, 6 November 2015

By Ms Christine Ervin, First President and CEO, U.S. Green Building Council
Moderator : Prof Tommy Koh
Date: Friday, 6 November 2015
Time: 5.00pm to 6.30 pm – Registration starts at 4.30 pm
6.30 – 7.30 Reception
Venue: Shaw Foundation Alumni House Auditorium, NUS Kent Ridge Campus

Bitcoin and the Blockchain: Puzzles in the Law of Money and Property

Date: 17 November 2015

The 5th Biennial Conference of the AsianSIL 2015

26–27 November 2015
Bangkok, Thailand

The 6th Asian Constitutional Law Forum - Constitutionalism in the Courts: Judicial Review and the Separation of Powers in Asia

Date: 10-11 December 2015
Venue: Block B, NUS(Bukit Timah Campus)

Regulating Religion: Normativity and Change At The Intersection of Law and Religion

Date: 14-15 December 2015
Venue: Lee Sheridan Conference Room, Eu Tong Sen Building, NUS(Bukit Timah Campus)
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