Lecturers and Seminars 2009

December 2009

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar "The Common Law Concept of 'Charity'" by Fiona Martin, Senior Lecturer, Australian School of Taxation (Atax), University of New South Wales on 7 December 2009

Seminar "Regulating the Credit Rating Agencies: Governing the Financial Oracle" by Michael Kyriacou Peters, School of Business Law and Taxation, University of New South Wales on 8 December 2009

CoSIG/AIIFL Seminar "Control, Conflict, and Corporate Rescue" by Dr Riz Mokal, Senior Counsel, World Bank on 9 December 2009

November 2009

AIIFL and CCPL Seminar "After Kyoto: International Welfarism and the Impossibility of Global Carbon Trading" by Professor David Campbell, Durham Law School, Durham University, UK on 3 November 2009

EAIEL/AIIFL Seminar "The European Union and the Global Financial Crisis: Responses and Global Role" by Professor Bernhard Schloh, University of Hamburg School of Law on 4 November 2009

Seminar "Better Than Fuller: A Two Interest Model of Remedies for Breach of Contract" by Professor David Campbell, Durham Law School, Durham University, UK on 5 November 2009

GE Capital and AIIFL Seminar "A Primer on Leveraged Buyouts and the Role of Corporate Counsel" by Yvonne Pang, Senior Counsel, GE Capital Asia Pacific on 20 November 2009

October 2009

Seminar "Current Issues in Global Financial Regulation" on 5 October 2009

EAIEL/AIIFL Seminar "European Union Jurisdiction over Foreign Investment and the Impact on Investor State Arbitration" by Professor Armand de Mestral, C.M., Jean Monnet Professor of Law, McGill University and Visiting Professor of Law, Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies, Kobe University on 29 October 2009

September 2009

Public Lecture "The Evolution of Property Rights" by Professor James E. Krier, Earl Warren DeLano Professor of Law, University of Michigan on 3 September 2009

Staff Seminar "Teaching Property Law in the United States" by Professor James E. Krier, Earl Warren DeLano Professor of Law, University of Michigan on 4 September 2009

GE Capital and AIIFL Seminar "Demands of a Multi-jurisdictional Practice on a Corporate Counsel’s Skill Set" by Sabrina Maguire, Regional Counsel, Capital Markets, GE Capital Asia Pacific on 25 September 2009

June 2009

Public Lecture “Reinsurance” by Professor Robert Merkin, Law School, University of Southampton and Consultant, Barlow Lyde & Gilbert LLP, UK on 16 June 2009

May 2009

Seminar “The U.S. Economic Crisis: Causes, Myths and Solutions” by Professor Christian A. Johnson, University of Utah College of Law, US on 4 May 2009

March 2009

Seminar “Competition and Government: How Much Regulation?” by Deborah Healey, UNSW Faculty of Law, Australia on 12 March 2009

Seminar “The Greatest Uncontrolled Power within the Global Financial System” by Dr Ulrich G. Schroeter, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany on 20 March 2009

GE Capital and AIIFL Seminar “Corporate Governance – Compliance Culture at GE” by Benny Lee, Senior Counsel, GE Capital South East Asia & HK on 27 March 2009

January 2009

Seminar “Whistleblowing as Legal Duty and Right” by Professor Peter Bowal, Professor of Law, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Canada on 9 January 2009