2017/2018, Semester 2
Modular Credits: LL4329 ( 4 ) / LL5329 ( 4 ) / LL6329 ( 4 )
The focus of this course is on the litigation of cross-border disputes in the fields of tort, contract and consumer protection. The subject will examine the key doctrinal principles and scholarly debates in the area as well as problems commonly encountered in practice. Material will be drawn from leading common law jurisdictions, including Singapore, Australia, England and Canada.
The course is recommended for those with an interest in international dispute resolution, conflict of laws, litigation or international commerce.
NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.
Mode of Assessment:
Class Participation: 10% ; 6-hr Take Home Exam - 90% [Release: Fri 23 March 2018 (1pm); Due: Fri 23 March 2018 (7pm)]
LL4329V/LL5329V/LL6329V Cross-Border Litigation; LL4030V/LL5030V/LL6030V; LL4030/LL5030/LL6030 International Commercial Litigation; LL4049V/LL5049V/LL6049V; LL4049/LL5049/LL6049 Principles of Conflict of Laws
9 session over 3 weeks: Three 3hr weekly seminar
Intensive course: Wk 4 - 6; Dates: 5 - 23 Feb 2018 [Mon, Wed: 6.30 - 9.30pm; & Fri: 2.30 - 5.30pm] [*make-up seminars for 16 Feb on Sat, 10 Feb 2018 (1 - 4pm)]