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Cats I saw here and there, in no particular order and no particular place

Cats I saw here and there, in no particular order and no particular place

Hello all! And now, for something completely different: cats! I really like animals, particularly mammals like dogs and cats. Of course, because my life goes as smoothly as it does and the powers that be seem to love making things go my way, my mum hates all animals so I have to settle for playing...
International Commercial Arbitration Moot 2020

International Commercial Arbitration Moot 2020

The Finals of the International Commercial Arbitration Moot (ICAM) was held on 3rd March 2020. Organised by one of Singapore’s leading law firms, WongPartnership, it is Singapore’s only arbitration moot and focuses on international commercial arbitration, governed by the rules of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC). In its 12th consecutive year, the moot has...
"Scary Movies" That Aren’t Too Scary

“Scary Movies” That Aren’t Too Scary

When I was really young, my mum used to bring me to the video rental shop at Serene Centre (now at Coronation Plaza) and I’d look at the covers of scary movies like Friday the 13th and Nightmare on Elm Street. The covers for those movies were always the coolest and most interesting, but I’d...
How to Spend Your Stay-Home-Notice Period: Workouts, Movies and TV Recommendations

How to Spend Your Stay-Home-Notice Period: Workouts, Movies and TV Recommendations

“Hey! Let’s go to Johor this weekend!” “Umm… That’s not really a good idea with the Covid-19 situation though…” “Never mind la – it’ll be alright!” So, you’re now stuck at home for 14 days and you’ve got nothing to do. Except study, finish your readings and catch up on the lessons you missed. Well,...
NUS Law Legal Technology Competition 2020

NUS Law Legal Technology Competition 2020

As technology’s influence continues to grow into the legal industry, several pundits will quickly conclude that the future for prospective and current lawyers is riddled with uncertainty. However, there are also the thought leaders who are constantly looking to ride the waves, in search of opportunities. At Alt+Law, we firmly believe that opportunities are plentiful...
BTC Bites: The Travelling Cow

BTC Bites: The Travelling Cow

It is not often that the Bukit Timah Campus is visited by food trucks. Therefore, on 20 January 2020, it was utterly delightful to see The Travelling Cow on campus, bringing along an array of mouth-watering dishes. Overall: 4/5 MUST TRY! Starting off with my personal favourite, the Truffle Scented Cold Capellini with Forest Mushrooms...
Kung Fu Movies: Part 2 (Recess Week x Jackie Chan Edition)

Kung Fu Movies: Part 2 (Recess Week x Jackie Chan Edition)

Hi everyone! I hope you guys enjoyed the last list about kung fu movies because I’ve got another list for you. This week, we’ll take a look at the legendary, fearless hero of action cinema, Jackie Chan. I can’t think of anything clever to write here so I’m just going to start the list with...
Block B Party 2020

Block B Party 2020

Block B Party, an annual tradition to celebrate the start of the second semester, was held on the first Friday of Semester 2. This year’s edition of the much-anticipated Block B Party was jointly brought to us by NUS Law Club and LSIRC. Unlike previous renditions, the ambitious organisers this year opted for the Upper...
Gowling WLG IP Moot 2020

Gowling WLG IP Moot 2020

The Gowling WLG Intellectual Property (IP) Moot is Singapore’s first Intellectual Property mooting competition. This year, it was organized by the NUS Law Mooting and Debating Club (MDC), in partnership with the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS). The Moot Problem The year’s moot revolved around the trademark of a bottle with a peculiar spigot...
"haiya... to HAI-YA!" Kung Fu Movies: Part 1 (CNY)

“haiya… to HAI-YA!” Kung Fu Movies: Part 1 (CNY)

Hey law school! I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty hyped up for Chinese New Year – red packets, new clothes, good food, off-days and more importantly, KUNG FU MOVIES ON FREE CABLE CHANNELS! I’ve always associated the holiday with kung fu movies, so I’ve putting together this 2-parter.: Tthe first article is on...
B.A. Mallal Moot 2019

B.A. Mallal Moot 2019

Indeed it was an exhilarating evening on the 25th of October as the mooters took the stage of the BA Mallal Grand Finals held at the moot court. The BA Mallal Moot started since 1964 and it is one of Singapore’s oldest and most prestigious mooting competitions. It is sponsored by Allen and Gledhill LLP....
Film Review: Okja (2017)

Film Review: Okja (2017)

Looking for ways to wind down before school starts? Want to do good on your New Years’ resolution to watch more movies?  Already counting down to recess week? Here’s a film suggestion for your consideration, to offset studying-induced frustration! (hur hur)     Poor legal jokes aside [Editor: I’ve seen worse], action-adventure film Okja (2017) was released on Netflix recently, to much critical acclaim....