This course is designed to familiarise the student with the key principles relating to the modern law of banking. Four main areas will be covered: the law of negotiable instruments, the law of payment systems, the banker customer relationship and bank regulation. Students who wish to obtain a basic knowledge of banking law will benefit from this course. It is also recommended that those who wish to specialize in banking law take this course as a foundational course, prior to studying the more advanced banking courses.
NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.
Contact Hours: Two 1.5 hr weekly seminar
Mondays: 1.30pm to 3.00pm
Tuesdays: 3.00pm to 4.30pm
(Venue: SR 4-4)
Examination Date: Wednesday, 26 November 08, AM
Final Exam - 80% ; Writing/Research Assignment - 20%
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