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Introduction to the Singapore Legal System

Helena H. Chan

Introduction to the Singapore Legal System

by Helena H. Chan

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Published by Lexis Law Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13213014M
    ISBN 109971700549
    ISBN 109789971700546
    OCLC/WorldCa15103880

    The chapters of this book can be grouped broadly under the headings 'Institutions', 'Principles' and & 'Practices'. It is the most up-to-date Singapore legal system book around, written with students in mind and those who require a quick grounding in the legal system in Singapore. OUT OF PRINT C$ Redeemable Many legal concepts we take for granted are steeped in history and were the products of an evolutionary process that is so much a part of the common law system. Although legal history is important to our understanding of legal doctrine and rules, it is often neglected.

    LECTURE 1: Introduction to Law & the Singapore Legal System (Sources: LECTURE 1: Introduction to Law & the Singapore Legal System. Introduction to the Canadian Legal System goes beyond the mere outline of the basics and seeks to help students challenge and question legal includes a variety of case studies that exemplify the workings of the law and help students see the connections between the discussed rules and real life.

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Introduction to the Singapore Legal System by Helena H. Chan Download PDF EPUB FB2

For an excellent introduction to Singapore's legal system and its history, see The Singapore Legal System by Eugene Tan and Gary Chan - on Singapore Law Watch (open access).

See also The Singapore Legal System by Damien Chng and Jack Tsen-Ta Lee - on the ASEAN Law Association's Legal Systems in ASEAN: Singapore website (open access) (updated in ).Author: Robin Gardner. Introduction to the Singapore legal system. Singapore: Malayan Law Journal, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Helena H M Chan; ASEAN Law Association.

Research Collection School Of Law. Title. An Introduction to the Singapore Legal System. Author. Hui Meng Helena Chan, Singapore Management University Follow. Publication Type. Book. Publication Date.

Discipline. Law. ISSN. Citation. Chan, Hui Meng Helena. An Introduction to the Singapore Legal System. Research Author: Hui Meng Helena Chan. This is the second edition of the highly successful book first published in However, it has been extensively revised in content and updated: Eight out of 14 chapters are new including chapters such as The Constitutional Framework of Powers, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and The Singapore Legal System and International Law; and the law on all subjects has been updated.

The Singapore Legal System Hardcover – February 1, by Kevin Y.L. Tan (Author), Kevin Y. Tan (Editor) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Cited by: The Singapore legal system is a rich tapestry of laws, institutions, values, history and culture.

Like the Singapore-made quilt, each strand of the legal system is woven together to form a jurisprudential kaleidoscope bounded by a unique national identity. The legal system will inevitably undergo tension as socio-economic and Cited by: INTRODUCTION AND COURSE DESCRIPTION.

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This is the second edition of the highly successful book first published in However, it has been extensively revised in content and updated: Eight out of 14 chapters are new including chapters such as The Constitutional Framework of Powers, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and The Singapore Legal System and International Law; and the law on all subjects has been4/5(2).

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The legal system will inevitably undergo tension as socio-economic and politico-legal changes unfold with. This book seeks to give the reader a comprehensive overview of the business law in Singapore. The book contains 27 chapters in four parts.

Part I is a general introduction to the business law where the Singapore legal system and its legal processes and institutions are : George T. Shenoy, Wee Ling Loo. As an introduction, try "The Legal System of Singapore: Institutions, Principles and Practices" by Gary Chan and Jack Lee (eds), which was published in Edit: Another book worth reading on the ideal of the rule of law (generally, not specific to Singapore) is "The Rule of Law" by Tom Bingham, which is.

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Please do not distribute without a permit of the editor: [email protected] Size: 1MB. Singapore’s legal system is recognized for its fairness, integrity, and efficiency – making Singapore one of the best countries globally for starting and running a business.

The World Bank group recognized this in its annual Doing Business report, where it found Singapore’s regulatory environment to be the most business-friendly. These have been updated to take into account recent changes in legislation and case law.

In terms of coverage, the book has 19 chapters grouped under four main sections: – Law and legal system: introduction to law and the Singapore legal system; – Contact law: contract formation, vitiating, discharge and remedies.

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