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    05:38 PM Amelia Chew (LawTech.asia, NUS) and Jerrold Soh (alt+Law, NUS)

    The Future of Law Conference 2017: Charting the Converging Paths of Law and Technology

    Jointly organised by the Centre for Cross-Border Commercial Law in Asia at the Singapore Management University (SMU) School of Law and Osborne Clarke, the inaugural Future of Law Conference that took place from 26 to 27 October 2017 brought together leading academics and practitioners from around the world to tackle issues at the intersection of law and technology. This article provides but a snip...

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    11:16 AM Singapore Law Blog

    The Future of Law Conference: The Internet of Things, Smart Contracts and Intelligent Machines

    The Centre for Cross-Border Commercial Law in Asia (CEBCLA), School of Law, Singapore Management University, is proud to announce the Future of Law Conference: The Internet of Things, Smart Contracts and Intelligent Machines, to take place on 26 – 27 October 2017 in Singapore. ...

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    05:09 PM Matthew Koh (Associate, International Arbitration, Construction & Projects, Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP), & Alexis Ang (Research Associate, Asian Business & Rule of Law Initiative, Singapore Management University School of Law)

    Event Report: Lecture by Professor Sean Murphy on “International Law Relating to Islands”

    On 13 December 2016, Professor Sean Murphy of the George Washington University Law School and member of the United Nations International Law Commission delivered a lecture titled “International Law Relating to Islands”. The event was co-organised by the Singapore Branch of the International Law Association and Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP....

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    05:02 PM Siraj Shaik Aziz (Research Associate, Asian Business & Rule of Law Initiative, Singapore Management University)

    Event Note: Herbert Smith Freehills - SMU Asian Arbitration Lecture 2016

    On 24 November 2016, the Honourable Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon (“Menon CJ“) delivered the annual Herbert Smith Freehills - SMU Asian Arbitration Lecture, jointly organised by Herbert Smith Freehills and the Centre for Cross-border Commercial Law in Asia at the Singapore Management University. The lecture was provocatively titled “Adjudicator, Advocate, Or Something In Between?: Coming To Terms ...

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    11:18 PM Ronald JJ Wong (Associate Director, Covenant Chambers LLC)

    Report on Tort Law Conference 2016: “Protecting Business and Economic Interests: Contemporary Issues in Tort Law”

    Co-organised by Associate Professor Lee Pey Woan from Singapore Management University’s Centre for Cross-Border Commercial Law in Asia, Professor Joachim Dietrich from Bond University and the Singapore Academy of Law, the conference traversed a wide range of interesting and controversial issues in tort law concerning the “economic torts”, defamation, the interface between tort and statute, and acc...