Programme
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 Thursday - 25 Aug 2005
08:15 - 09:15 Registration
09:15 - 09:30 Arrival of His Royal Highness Sultan Azlan Muhibbuddin Shah ibni Almarhum Sultan Yusuff Izzuddin Shah Ghafarullahu-Lah, The Sultan of Perak, Patron of The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn Alumni Association, Malaysia
09:30 - 10:00 Welcome Address by The Hon. Dato' Gopal Sri Ram, Judge of the Court of Appeal, Malaysia, President, The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn Alumni Association, Malaysia
10.00 - 10.30 Tun Hussein Onn: The Man by Dato' Dr Peter Mooney, Consultant, Skrine
10:30 - 11:00 Inaugural Tun Hussein Onn Law Lecture - Development of Human Rights Throughout the Asia-Pacific Region Presented by The Rt. Hon. David Malcolm AC, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Western Australia
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:30 The Development of Medical Negligence Litigation in England and Wales; A Cautionary Tale Presented by The Hon. Sir Michael Wright, Rtd. Judge, UK
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 The Contemporaneous Protection of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Presented by The Rt. Hon. Ariranga Govindasamy Pillay, Chief Justice of Mauritius
15:00 - 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 - 16:30 Banking and Finance: The Law in Transition Delivered by William Blair QC, Visiting Professor of Law, London School of Economics; Part-time Chairman, Financial Services and Markets Tribunal
19:00 - 22:00 Welcome Reception
 Friday - 26 Aug 2005
08:30 - 09:30 Registration
09.30 - 10.00 Opening Address by Colonel David Hills MBE, Under Treasurer of Lincoln's Inn; Member of the Council of the Inns of Court
Proposed Changes to the Framework of the Provision of Legal Services in England & Wales - a commentary on the report by Sir David Clementi and on the General Council of Bar's decision to defer Call to the Bar
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:30 Advocacy Skills Workshop Three top-graded Lincoln's Inn continuing education teachers - Patrick Talbot QC, John Randall QC and Michele O'Leary, will present a one-day workshop on behalf of the Inn's Continuing Education Executive Committee, including advocacy training for members of the Inn in their first years of practice overseas and a moderated session of legal ethics problems. Patrick Talbot QC will give a short introductory talk on the role of the international advocate today and then the teachers will introduce the Hampel method of training, which they will use to train small groups of recently-qualified practitioners. The workshop will follow the structure of the training given to members of the Inn in England and the teachers will ensure that the practical exercises used, and ethical problems discussed, are well suited to practice in Malaysia.
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Advocacy Skills Workshop
15:00 - 15:30 Tea Break
15:30 - 17:00 Advocacy Skills Workshop
 Saturday - 27 Aug 2005
08:00 - 13:00 Golf (optional)
09:00 - 14:00 Kuala Lumpur City Tour (Optional) - for further details, click here
19:00 - 23:00 Gala Dinner - Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel, Kuala Lumpur