Nay Pyi Taw, July 18
The 2nd Judicial Colloquium on Commercial and Corporate Law is held by the Supreme Court of the Union at Kempinski Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw from 18 to 21 July 2018 in collaboration with Asia Development Bank (ADB) and the University of New South Wales (UNSW).
It is supported by ADB under its Technical Assistance (TA – 9026 MYA: Strengthening Law, Regulation and the Legal Profession for a Better Investment Climate) to the Supreme Court of the Union and aims at providing Myanmar Judges and Judicial Officers with skills to support them in handling and adjudicating commercial cases.
The format of Judicial Colloquium is dialogue-focused and the speakers are from the Singapore International Commercial Court, the High Court of New Zealand and Norton Rose Fulbright, Australia. The participants will discuss and share experiences on General Principles of Statutory Interpretation for Commercial Law, the Court’s Role under Myanmar Companies Law, Judicial Perspectives on Corporate Insolvency, Personal Insolvency and Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgements and Arbitral Awards.
It is attended altogether about 40 Myanmar Judges and Judicial Officers from the Office of the Union Supreme Court, the Office of the Union Judiciary Supervision, the High Courts of Regions and States and the District Courts including the ADB-UNSW Team.