Engaging Comparative Law in Singapore Legal Practice

 
The aim of this seminar is to acquaint practitioners with the use and abuse of comparative law in Singapore courts and arbitral tribunals, scenes where the application of comparative methodology as well as recourse to civil law concepts and arguments are increasingly being encouraged.
 
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How Arbitrators Decide Cases: Rules and Reliability

 
On occasion, one hears suggestions that the psychological reality of arbitral decision-making stands apart from the universe of rules and regulations.  Notwithstanding a superficial appeal in such rhetoric, a more robust account of how arbitrators decide cases must inevitably grapple with the role of rules on several levels:  the law applicable to the merits of a dispute; the statutory and treaty framework of arbitration; and the so-called “soft law” of professional and institutional guidelines, elaborated by stake-holders in the arbitration community on matters like witness examination and conflicts of interest.
 
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Event Highlights

17 - 18 March 2016 Global Pound Conference (Singapore)
The Global Pound Conference (GPC) was founded in 1976 with the aim to start a conversation on improving the access and quality of justice in civil and commercial conflicts worldwide. The 2016 GPC series seeks to provoke debate on existing tools and techniques on dispute resolution, stimulate new ideas and generate actionable data on what corporate and individual dispute resolution users actually need and want, both locally and globally.
 
Registration for the Singapore leg of the GPC is now open.

 
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How Arbitrators Decide Cases: Rules and Reliability
19 Feb 2016

eLitigation Probate Training
25 Feb 2016

eLitigation Family Matters Training
25 Feb 2016

 
 
 
 
 

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