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+ 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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Geographical Indications at the Crossroads of Trade, Development, and Culture in Asia-Pacific

by Professor Ng-Loy Wee Loon and Visiting Professor Irene Calboli
Lee Sheridan Room, National University of Singapore, Bukit Timah Campus
Date: 26 & 27 March 2015

Dissecting the Interplay of Regional and Bilateral Rulemaking: ASEAN's Regional Investment Treaties and Southeast Asian BITs

by Prof. Dr. Diane A. Desierto
Federal Bartholomew Conference Room, National University of Singapore, Bukit Timah Campus
Date: 30 March 2015, Monday
12.00pm - 1.30pm

APCEL/CLB Seminar on The Singapore Energy Market: Evolution & What Lies Ahead, 30 March 2015,  Faculty of Law, NUS

Venue: Seminar Room 3, Blk B, Level 3, Faculty of Law (Bukit Timah Campus)
Date: Monday, 30 March 2015
Time: 4pm – 5.30pm (Registration begins at 3.30pm)

APCEL Seminar on Re-Imaging Reparations Beyond Liability- Environmental Justice at the International Court of Justice?

By Prof Diane A. Desierto, University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law
ASLI Visiting Fellow, Spring 2015

Venue: Executive Seminar Room, Blk B Level 3, Faculty of Law (Bukit Timah Campus)
Date: Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Time: 4pm – 5.30pm (Registration begins at 3.30pm)


Date: 2 April 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Life and Future of British Colonial Sexual Regulation in Asia


CALL FOR PAPERS: 6th Asian Constitutional Law Forum: 'Constitutionalism in the Courts: Judicial Review and the Separation of Powers in Asia'


Conference on the UNICITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration in Asia

By invitation only.
Date: 28-29 May 2015, Thursday-Friday

Graduate Certificate in International Arbitration


Continuing Legal Education Auditing Programme

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