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    02:15 AM Kenneth Lim Chi Shen (Practice Trainee, WongPartnership LLP)

    A Morning with “Drones” – Report on the SMU CLE Seminar on “Using “Drones” in Singapore: An Analysis of the Unmanned Aircraft (Public Safety and Security) Act 2015”

    The idea of whirring robots in the sky, taking meal orders, delivering food, or taking photographs conveys different images for different people. Recent reports of our national postage company SingPost successfully delivering mail to Pulau Ubin by “drone”, however, has sparked renewed interest in drone use as well as the tremendous potential held in this piece of technology. The author had the op...

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    01:44 AM Singapore Law Blog

    Seminars on Dispute Resolution in Singapore

    The Ministry of Law will be hosting two seminars in India (New Delhi on 7 September, 1.30pm to 4.30pm, and Mumbai on 9 September, 1.30pm to 4.30pm) on dispute resolution in Singapore. The seminars will give an overview of Singapore as a dispute resolution forum, discuss the suite of dispute resolution options available here and provide a guide on how to select the appropriate option. ...

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    11:22 PM Singapore Law Blog

    SMU Criminal Justice Conference 2015

    Various criminal and constitutional issues (and more) will be explored by a panel of eminent speakers at the SMU Criminal Justice Conference 2015, organized by the SMU Constitutional Law and Criminal Justice Club. This year’s conference will focus on how our constitutional provisions, and the values and principles that underlie them, should inform the way we view or shape the criminal justice sy...

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    06:46 PM Jonathan Lim (Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP) and Ng Jern-Fei (Essex Court Chambers)

    London Roundtable on “The Future of Dispute Resolution in Asia”

    On 12 June 2015, a roundtable discussion entitled “The Future of Dispute Resolution in Asia” was held at the offices of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr (“WilmerHale”) in Park Lane, London. Jointly supported by the Young SIAC (“YSIAC), the newly-established Singapore International Mediation Centre (“SIMC”), the Singapore Academy of Law (“SAL”) and the Asia-Pacific Forum on International Arbit...

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    07:32 PM Yip Man (Assistant Professor, Singapore Management University)

    Proceedings Report: The 4th Asia Pacific Journal of Private International Law Colloquium

    The 4th Asia Pacific Journal of Private International Law Colloquium, a biennial event, was held at the Singapore Management University on 28 November 2014 and convened by Associate Professor Adeline Chong. The one-day proceedings boasted a strong programme and facilitated discussions between private international law specialists from both civilian and common law jurisdictions. ...