Practical Issues in Contract Law: Barriers to Cross-Border Business in Asia

Asia’s huge appetite for infrastructure is an opportunity for businesses. But one must understand Asia’s diverse legal environment, particularly when contracting in the region.

Sir Bernard Rix will speak on the interpretation of contracts under civil and common law, followed by a panel discussion where the participants discuss the pitfalls when contracting in Asia. Join us on 14 March 2017.


Specialist Accreditation Scheme

SAL is proud to launch the Specialist Accreditation Scheme at the Opening of Legal Year 2017. SAL invites legal practitioners who dedicate much of their practice in a specialise area of law to apply for accreditation. Please sign up for an information evening on 15 February 2017 to find out more. You may also wish to visit the specialist accreditation website for more details.


Applications for the Appointments/Re-appointments as Commissioners for Oaths (CO) and/or Notaries Public (NP)

The Singapore Academy of Law (SAL) invites applications for the appointments/re-appointments as Commissioners for Oaths (CO) and/or Notaries Public (NP) for the period 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018. Visit for more details.


“Never Lose Sight of Ethics”

Legal Technology Vision announced at OLY 2017


Event Highlights

SAL-INSEAD Law Firm Leadership Programme
The SAL-INSEAD Law Firm Leadership Programme is a three-day intensive management programme specifically designed to address business challenges faced by law firm partners including strategic planning, improving organisational alignment, managing growth and change, and motivating people and teams.

Drafting Meeting Minutes
This excellent workshop is designed to take the stress out of note-taking and minute-writing by introducing approaches to write clearer and more accurate minutes.

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