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Lunchtime Seminar - Corporate Purpose Beyond Borders: A Key to Saving Our Planet or Colonialism Repackaged?

Centre for Cross Border Commercial Law in Asia Contact: ccla@smu.edu.sg. Speaker Details: Roza Nurgozhayeva is an Assistant Professor of Law at Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan. From 2018 to 2020, Roza held the position of a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for Asian Legal Studies, the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law. She holds a Doctor of the Science of Law (J.S.D.) degree from Cornell University. Dr. Nurgozhayeva is a member of the American Society of International Law. Her research interests include comparative law, corporate governance, corporate law, state-owned enterpris… RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Business. Tuesday, May 21, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Meeting Room 5.04 Yong Pung How School of Law Singapore Management University 55 Armenian Street Singapore 179943. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Yong Pung How Professorship of Law Lecture 2024: Past, Present, and Future Tensions: Jurisdiction Over Absent Defendants

Centre for Cross Border Commercial Law in Asia This lecture considers the historical backdrop to the current law in Singapore on when overseas defendants may be subject to the in personam jurisdiction of the court, with a view to understanding the old and new issues arising from the overhaul of the rules for service out of jurisdiction in 2021 and the amendments in 2023 to accommodate the Hague Service Convention. The future-readiness of these rules will also be considered. Contact: ccla@smu.edu.sg. Speaker Details: Yeo Tiong Min graduated with an LLB from the National University of Singapore (NUS), and post-graduate degrees (BCL and DPhil) from the University of Oxford, where he was a Senior Research Fellow for a time. He taught at NUS before taking up the appointment as the first Yong Pung How Professor of Law at the Singapore Management University in 2007. His research interests are mainly in private law, with a large concentration on the conflict of laws, and include contract law, the law of restitution, equity… RSVP: . Type: Lectures. Subject: Law. Thursday, May 23, 2024, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Mochtar Riady Auditorium Singapore Management University 81 Victoria Street Singapore 188065. For more info visit site.smu.edu.sg.

Direct and Indirect Impact of ESG-related EU Law on Asian Companies Involved in Supply Chains

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Lectures. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Others/Multi‐disciplinary. Training Levels: Intermediate – Some prior knowledge. Friday, May 24, 2024, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Webinar. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 8: Crime of the Digital Economy

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Crime. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Monday, May 27, 2024 – Tuesday, May 28, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

SMU-IPAS Graduate Certificate in Insolvency and Restructuring Module 11: Capstone - Integrating The Concepts

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Corporate/Commercial. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Tuesday, May 28, 2024, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Cybersecurity Law & Practice

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Talks & Forums. Seminars & Workshops. Lectures. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Data Protection & Privacy. Information Technology and Computer Literacy. Training Levels: General – Default. Include activities with mixed levels. Wednesday, May 29, 2024, 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Getting started with Generative AI in 2024 for Lawyers

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Talks & Forums. Seminars & Workshops. Lectures. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Telecommunications & Media & Technology. Training Levels: General – Default. Include activities with mixed levels. Friday, May 31, 2024, 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 2: Essentials of Legaltech - Digitalisating Legal Work

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, June 6, 2024 – Friday, June 7, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 5: Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Webinar & Online Learning. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Telecommunications & Media & Technology. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Monday, June 10, 2024 – Tuesday, June 11, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 7: Personal Data and Data Protection

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Data Protection & Privacy. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, June 13, 2024 – Friday, June 14, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module Module 9: Digital Assets and IP Disputes

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Intellectual Property. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, July 4, 2024 – Friday, July 5, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 1: Understanding Law and Technology

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Webinar & Online Learning. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Government. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, July 11, 2024 – Friday, July 12, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 1: Legal Technology

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Monday, July 15, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 3: Applications of Data and AI in LegalTech

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Telecommunications & Media & Technology. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Tuesday, July 16, 2024 – Wednesday, July 17, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 2: The Business of Law and Digitalising and Streamlining Legal Operations

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Wednesday, July 17, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Graduate Certificate in Law and Technology Module 4: Legal Innovation

SMU Law Academy Contact: smulawacademy@smu.edu.sg. RSVP: . Reserve a seat: https://registration.smu.edu.sg/RuntimeExternal/Runtime/Form/CRS.CourseRegistration/?CA=Technology%20%26%20Intelligent%20Systems&PRG=10432&MOD=24388&_ga=2.257687755.1965502871.1623058616-948450435.1616397375. Type: Seminars & Workshops. Training. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, July 18, 2024 – Friday, July 19, 2024. Singapore Management University. For more info visit law.smu.edu.sg.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 3: Business Development and Networking For a Young Professional

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Monday, July 22, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 4: Legal Design and Design Thinking

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Wednesday, July 24, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 5: HR in Law - Attracting and Engaging Legal Talent and Being a Leader in a Professional Services Firm

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Thursday, July 25, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Singapore Global Restructuring Initiative Conference 2024

Centre for Cross Border Commercial Law in Asia The SGRI Conference will put together prominent scholars, leading practitioners, judges, regulators and policymakers from all over the world. Our speakers will discuss some of the most recent trends and challenges in corporate restructuring and insolvency, as well as different solutions and policy recommendations for the improvement of insolvency systems. Fee(s): Category 1: Public Registration S$280 (exclusive of GST) / S$305.20 (inclusive of GST) Category 2: Early Bird* S$230 (exclusive GST) / S$250.70 (inclusive of GST) *Registration will close on 31 May 2024. Category 3: SMU Alumni S$240 (exclusive GST) / S$261.60 (inclusive of GST) Category 4: SMU Faculty and Students; Government Officials, Policymakers, Judges and Public Servants Complimentary attendance. Contact: ccla@smu.edu.sg. Speaker Details: Speakers' Profiles. RSVP: . Type: Conferences & Symposiums. Talks & Forums. Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Tuesday, July 30, 2024, 9:00 AM – Wednesday, July 31, 2024, 1:30 PM. Mochtar Riady Auditorium Administration Building Singapore Management University 81 Victoria Street Singapore 188065. For more info visit site.smu.edu.sg.

Professional Certificate in Legal Practice of the Future - Module 6: Rapport Building and Customer Profiling

SMU Law Academy RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Practice Area: Professional Skills. Training Levels: Foundation – No prior knowledge required. Wednesday, July 31, 2024, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Singapore Management University.

Legal Reform in the Contemporary Socialist World

Centre for Cross Border Commercial Law in Asia This seminar marks the launch of a monograph by Professor Bui Ngoc Son entitled “Legal reform in the Contemporary Socialist World” (Oxford University Press 2024). The book explores four decades of legal reform in five current socialist countries, namely China, Cuba, Laos, North Korea, and Vietnam. It explains various projects, methods, strategies, contents, driving forces, and limitations of legislative reform including commercial law reform, administrative reform, judicial reform, and reform of the lawyer system in these countries. Legal reform in these countries is a project of political elites to improve the legal system while retaining its core socialist principles. Legal reform is carried out through legislative enactments, amendments, and replacements. Political elites adopt incremental strategies to reform the legal system sporadically or systematically. The implementation of legal reform measures significantly improves the socialist legal system. Socialist legal reform is animated by the political asp… Contact: ccla@smu.edu.sg. Speaker Details: Ngoc Son Bui is Professor of Asian Laws at the Faculty of Law, University of Oxford, and a Fellow of St Hugh's College, Oxford. He has previously held an academic position at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, a research position at the National University of Singapore, and visiting positions at Chulalongkorn, Harvard, Melbourne, Nagoya University, Singapore Management University, University of Hong Kong, and Tsinghua law schools. He works on comparative & constitutional law in Asia. He is the author of … RSVP: . Type: Seminars & Workshops. Subject: Law. Wednesday, July 31, 2024, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Meeting Room 5.04 Yong Pung How School of Law Singapore Management University 55 Armenian Street Singapore 179943.