Association of Muslim Lawyers' Annual Lecture on 'Enhancing Protection for Vulnerable Victims, and other changes to Criminal Law & Procedure'

13 July 2018, 5.00pm, MND Auditorium (MND Complex Annex A), 9 Maxwell Road, Singapore 069112

Practice Area: Contemporary Issues in Legal Practice
Public CPD Points: 1.5 (TBC)

The Association of Muslim Lawyers is organising its Annual Lecture on 'Enhancing Protection for Vulnerable Victims, and other changes to Criminal Law & Procedure' at 5pm on 13 July 2018 at the MND Auditorium (MND Complex Annex A). The Lecture proper will commence at 5.50pm.

In February 2018, the Ministry of Law proposed significant amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code and Evidence Act to Parliament, aimed at enhancing the fairness of existing procedures and ensuring accuracy and equity of the criminal justice system. In this Lecture, Mr K Shanmugam, SC, the Honourable Minister for Law and Home Affairs, will speak on the areas of law surrounding vulnerable victims and other changes to criminal law and procedure.

Registration and attendance is free. This is a public lecture and all lawyers are invited to attend. Judicial and legal officers are also expected to attend.

To register for the event, interested practitioners should e-mail marican@maricanandassociates.com with their full name, contact details and name of firm/organisation and AAS Number or SILE-issued S36B FL No. (if they wish to claim CPD points) by 6 July 2018.