Legal Events

Webinar: Singapore-UK Legal Sector Post COVID

10 November 2020 | 09:00 am - 10:00 am (GMT)

Organised by the British Expertise International in collaboration with the Law Society of England and Wales.

Our expert panel will discuss the future of UK-Singapore collaboration after the pandemic – what future partnerships might look like, opportunities for UK businesses, and what ‘building back better’ might mean in the legal sector. The panel will be moderated by Tom Cargill, CEO of British Expertise International, and will feature:

  • Donna Evans, International Policy Manager, The Law Society of England and Wales
  • Tien Gui Koh, Partner, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP), Singapore
  • Justinian Habner, Country Director, Department of International Trade, British High Commission Singapore
  • Yvonne Foo, Partner, Harry Elias Partnership LLP

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UN Day Seminar 2020 - 40 Years of Global Harmonisation in International Trade Law

26  October 2020 | 16:00 - 18:00 (AEST) 

The UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for Australia (UNCCA) and the Commercial Law Association (CLA) invite you to join us for an online seminar on the CISG (UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods). The live, interactive webinar will be supplemented by a full conference package including a set of pre-recorded presentations covering a wide range of commercial law topics.

The CISG has been adopted by 94 countries and is the default law of contract for international sales. To celebrate its 40th year, you are invited to a seminar with speakers including internationally renowned expert on the CISG, Ulrich Schroeter, Professor of Private and Comparative Law at the University of Basel, editor of the authoritative Schlectriem & Schwenzer commentary on the CISG, and member of the CISG Advisory Council, and with keynote speaker the Hon. Kevin Lindgren AM QC, former Justice of the Federal Court of Australia, as well as a host of other speakers, chaired by Dr Lisa Spagnolo of Monash University.

Registration is required but is free for current UNCCA fellows and includes an extended one year associate membership for others. Non-membership registration is also available. 

Please register online here

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