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1.5 Public CPD Points
Practice Area: Others
Training Level: General

Participants who wish to claim CPD Points must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. For this activity, please sign in on arrival in the manner required by the organiser,and do not be absent from the entire activity for more than 15 minutes. For more information on the CPD Scheme, visit www.sileCPDcentre.sg.

 

Introduction

 

The lecture will examine the history of the doctrine of penalties, its development and its place in modern contract law. It will consider the extent to which apparently clear differences between ultimate appellate courts in the United Kingdom and Australia truly reflect doctrinal differences.

 

Programme

 

3.30pm     Registration
4.00pm   Arrival of Guests
4.30pm   Welcome Address
by The Honourable the Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon
4.45pm   The Doctrine of Penalties in Modern Contract Law
by The Honourable Chief Justice James Allsop AO
5.45pm   Panel Discussion

Moderator:
The Honourable Judge of Appeal Justice Andrew Phang, Supreme Court of Singapore
Panellists:
Mr Cavinder Bull SC, Drew & Napier LLC
Associate Professor Goh Yihan, School of Law, Singapore Management University

6.15pm   Cocktail Reception
7.00pm   End of Session

 

Click here for brochure. 

 

Registration
(Closing date: 25 Sep 2017 or until seats last)

 

There is no registration fee for this lecture but seats are limited and are offered on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.  Please register before 25 Sep 2017, Monday.

 

To register, please go to www.sal-e.org.sg. A confirmation email will be sent for every successful registration.

 

For enquiries, please call Tel: (65) 6332 4388 or email les@sal.org.sg.

 

 

The Honourable Chief Justice James Allsop AO
Federal Court of Australia

 

From 1981 to 2001 Chief Justice Allsop practised at the Bar in New South Wales and elsewhere in Australia. He was appointed Senior Counsel in New South Wales in 1994 and Queen’s Counsel in Western Australia in 1998.


From 7 May 2001 to 1 June 2008 he served as a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia. From 2 June 2008 to 28 February 2013 he was President of the New South Wales Court of Appeal. He was appointed Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Australia as of 1 March 2013.


From 1981 to 2014 he taught part-time at the University of Sydney. He currently lectures part-time in maritime law at the University of Queensland and was appointed Adjunct Professor from 1 July 2016 for a period of 3 years.


In 2010, he was elected as an Honorary Bencher of the Middle Temple. In 2013, he was elected a member of the American Law Institute.

For enquiries, please call Tel: +65 6332 4388 or email to les@sal.org.sg.

CPD Points: 1.5

Venue: Supreme Court Auditorium, Basement 2, Supreme Court Building, 1 Supreme Court Lane (178879)

Event Date: 02 October 2017 (3.30pm - 7.00pm)


There is no registration fee for this lecture but seats are limited and are offered on a ‘first come, first served’ basis. Please register before 25 Sep 2017, Monday.A confirmation email will be sent for every successful registration. For enquiries, please call Tel: (65) 6332 4388 or email les@sal.org.sg.

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. PLEASE EMAIL les@sal.org.sg TO BE INCLUDED IN THE WAIT LIST.
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1.5 Public CPD Points
Practice Area: Others
Training Level: General

Participants who wish to claim CPD Points must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. For this activity, please sign in on arrival in the manner required by the organiser,and do not be absent from the entire activity for more than 15 minutes. For more information on the CPD Scheme, visit www.sileCPDcentre.sg.

 

Introduction

 

The lecture will examine the history of the doctrine of penalties, its development and its place in modern contract law. It will consider the extent to which apparently clear differences between ultimate appellate courts in the United Kingdom and Australia truly reflect doctrinal differences.

 

Programme

 

3.30pm     Registration
4.00pm   Arrival of Guests
4.30pm   Welcome Address
by The Honourable the Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon
4.45pm   The Doctrine of Penalties in Modern Contract Law
by The Honourable Chief Justice James Allsop AO
5.45pm   Panel Discussion

Moderator:
The Honourable Judge of Appeal Justice Andrew Phang, Supreme Court of Singapore
Panellists:
Mr Cavinder Bull SC, Drew & Napier LLC
Associate Professor Goh Yihan, School of Law, Singapore Management University

6.15pm   Cocktail Reception
7.00pm   End of Session

 

Click here for brochure. 

 

Registration
(Closing date: 25 Sep 2017 or until seats last)

 

There is no registration fee for this lecture but seats are limited and are offered on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.  Please register before 25 Sep 2017, Monday.

 

To register, please go to www.sal-e.org.sg. A confirmation email will be sent for every successful registration.

 

For enquiries, please call Tel: (65) 6332 4388 or email les@sal.org.sg.

 

 

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