CPD Points: 1.5
Venue: Supreme Court Viewing Gallery, Level 8, Supreme Court, 1 Supreme Court Lane, Singapore 178879
Date: 14 Jan 2016 (4.00pm - 5.55pm)
PRICE (inclusive of GST)
SAL MEMBER $96.30
NON MEMBER $149.80
STUDENT MEMBER $42.80
1.5 Public CPD Points
Practice Area: Civil Procedure
Training Level: General
Mr Paul McGrath Q.C. of Essex Court Chambers will give a talk outlining the modern approach in Singapore law to res judicata in the light of the recent Court of Appeal decision in RBS v TT International Ltd  SGCA 50 and, in the context of consent judgments, that of the High Court in Cost Engineers (SEA) Pte Ltd v Chan Siew Lun  SGHC 262. He will examine the differing categories of res judicata and the criteria which applies to each category and consider whether a narrow strict approach to applying exceptions to the doctrine (as illustrated by RBS) is preferable to the wider more flexible and discretionary approach favoured in some of the English authorities.
|3.30 pm -
||Registration & Tea
|4.00 pm -
||Opening Remarks by The Honourable Justice Steven Chong
|4.10 pm -
||Talk by Mr Paul McGrath QC
|5.10 pm -
||Panel Discussion and Q&A
||Chairperson: Mr Cavinder Bull SC
||Panellists: Mr Paul McGrath QC
|| Assoc Prof Goh Yihan
|5.55 pm -
||End of Session
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