Kah Leng
TER, Kah Leng Associate Professor Department:  Strategy & Policy Office:  BIZ1 6-10 Contact:  (65) 6516-3084 Email:  bizterkl@nus.edu.sg Curriculum Vitae
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    • Commercial Contracts
    • Information Management & Data Protection Laws
    • Cyberlaw/ecommerce Law
    • Business Liability For Products & Services
    • Journal Articles
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2018), "Variation of Commercial Contracts", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 8(5), 130-134
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2018), "Singapore’s Cybersecurity Strategy", Computer Law and Security Review, 34(4), 924-927, (Contributed to the special 200th celebratory issue of Computer Law and Security Review (CLSR), at the invitation of its Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Emeritus Professor Steve Saxby)
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2017), "Combating Cybercrime in Singapore ", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 7(7), 78 -89
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2017), "Commercial Contracts: Liberalising the Availability of Punitive Damages for Breach ", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 7(5), 58-63
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2016), "Personal Data Obligations of Business Organisations", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 6(9), 94-101
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2016), "Liquidated Damages Clause: Predefining Compensation for Breach of Commercial Contracts", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 6(8), 24-30
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2016), "The Protection of Privileged Confidential Information that Enters the Public Domain ", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 6(4), 125-130
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2015), "Contractual protection of trade secrets, goodwill, business connection and confidential information ", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 5(8), 234-245
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2015), "Regulatory impact on the commercial use of unmanned aircraft and the future of the commercial drone industry: The Singapore experience", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 5(6), 203-212
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2015), "Non-Absolute obligations: Their interpretation and effect in business contracts", International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 5, 6(1), 1-9
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2015), "Internet Defamation & Online Intermediaries", Computer Law and Security Review, 31(1), 68-77, United Kingdom
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2014), "E-discovery of Electronically Stored Information in Commercial Litigation", The Computer Law and Security Report, 30(2), 171-178
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2014), "Good Faith in the Performance of Commercial Contracts Revisited", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 26, 111-136
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2014), "What responsibilities should individuals have for their identities? Greater empowerment? greater liability?", The Computer Law and Security Report, 30(2), 112-125, United Kingdom
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2013), "Singapore's Personal Data Protection legislation: Business perspectives", The Computer Law and Security Review, 29(3), 264-273
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2012), "Information Management: Towards Consumer Data Protection Legislation in Singapore", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 24, 143-190
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2011), "Assessing the reasonableness of exception clauses", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 23, 577-606
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2011), "Have you signed your electronic contract?", Computer Law and Security Review, 27(1), 75-82
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2010), "Internet domain name disputes: from the Singapore perspective", Computer Law and Security Review, 26(2), 210-218, UK (150th Issue)
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2009), "En Bloc Sales in Singapore -Critical Developments in the Law", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 21, 485-517
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2008), "A Man's Home is [not] his Castle", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 20, 49-98
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2008), "Duty of Care for Psychiatric Harm - Back to Anns", Journal of Professional Negligence, 24:3, 154-163, United Kingdom
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2007), "The search for a single formulation for duty of care - back to Anns", Tolleys Professional Negligence, 23(4), 218-227
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2007), "Wireless Internet Access & Potential Liabilities", The Computer Law and Security Report, 23:4, 218-227
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2006), "Singapore's Multi-pronged Strategy against Spam", Computer Law & Security Report, 22:5, 402-408
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2006), "Legal Effects of Input Errors in eContracting", Computer Law & Security Report, 22 (2), 157-164
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2006), "Web Site Pricing Errors - Who Bears the Risk of Mistake", Computer Law & Security Report, 20 (5), 396-399
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2006), "Towards Uniform Electronic Contracting Law", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 18, 234-247
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2006), "Landmark Developments in Singapore's E Commerce Laws", WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics, 4:3, 386-392, Greece
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2005), "Concluding Leases By Email", Computer Law & Security Report, 21 (5), 423-426
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2003), "Successive Tortfeasors & Increased Risk of Harm", Singapore Academy of Law Journal, 15 (1), 50-60
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2003), "Film Finance Insurance", Business Law Review, 24(6), 145-150
      • Ter, Kah Leng and SHS Leong (2002), "Contractual protection of business confidence", Journal of Business Law, 513-538
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2002), "Vicarious liability for intentional wrong doing", Tolleys Professional Negligence, 18(1), 2-6
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2002), "Contractual damages for mental distress", Nottingham Law Journal, 11(1), 65-69
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2000), "Protecting confidential client information", Tolleys Professional Negligence
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2000), "The Demise of Advocates' Immunity", Nottingham Law Journal, 9:2, 74-86
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2000), "Computer Crime: Unauthorised Access to Computer Data", The Computer Law and Security Report, 16 (3), 187-189
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1999), "New laws on E-Commerce: Singapore", The Computer Law and Security Report, 15(1), 8-14
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1999), "When is a Seller Selling in the Course of a Business?", Business Law Review, 7(20), 176-179
      • Ter, Kah Leng and RAVI CHANDRAN S/O THIAGARAJAH (1998), "Yet another retreat from Murphy", Tolleys Professional Negligence, 14(2), 115-117
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1998), "Transsexual marriages in Singapore (Leading Article)", New Law Journal, 148, 202-203, United Kingdom
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1997), "Internet regulation in Singapore", The Computer Law and Security Report, 13(2), 115-119
      • Ter, Kah Leng and SHS Leong (1997), "Advanced Medical Directives in Singapore", Medical Law Review, 5, 63-101, United Kingdom
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1996), "Builder's Liability - A Retreat from Murphy?", Business Law Review, 17(7), 149-153
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1994), "Lock-out agreements and 'gazumping'", Current Commerical Law, 34-37, Australia
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1993), "Extrinsic material as an aid to statutory interpretation", Business Law Review, 14-10, 255-260
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1993), "Copyright protection in Singapore and Malaysia for investments in films, sound recordings, computer programmes and books", Journal of Business Law, 195-210
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1991), "Medical negligence - Disclosure of risk and causation", The Medico-Legal Journal, 3(59), 185-191
      • Ter, Kah Leng ""The Protection of Privileged Confidential Information that Enters the Public Domain" ", Research Journal of Social Science & Management - RJSSM, 6 No 4 (2016) , 125-130
    • Books/Monographs
      • Ter, Kah Leng (2000), "Training Students to be Self-Reliant", Singapore, Reflections on Teaching, 57-58, CDTL ed, NUS
      • Ter, Kah Leng (1986), "The Law of Charities: Cases and Materials, Singapore and Malyasia", Singapore, Butterworths, 353 pages
    • National Day Honours 2014 Long Service Medal (35 years) - 2014
    • International Conference on Legal, Security & Privacy Issues in IT Law: CLSR Best Academic Paper Runner Up Award - 2013
    • GEM/SS Modules Incentive Award - 2007
    • GEM/SS Modules Incentive Award - 2004
    • Australian Universities International Development Programme Award - 1983
    • Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore, 1979
    • Master of Laws (LL.M), University of Bristol, UK, 1978
    • Barrister-at-Law, England & Wales, 1977
    • Associate Professor, Dept of Business Policy, NUS Business School, 1998 - current
    • Academic Lawyer, National University of Singapore, 1979 - current
    • Visiting Scholar, Sydney University Business School, 2012
    • Visiting Scholar, University of Britsh Columbia, Canada, 2009
    • Visiting Scholar, IALS, University of London, 2005
    • Visiting Scholar, McGill University, Canada, 2005
    • Editorial Board Member, Computer Law & Security Review, England, 2008 - 2010
    • Executive Teaching Experience, UCLA-NUS MBA Business Law
    • Executive Teaching Experience, Securities Research Institute (Stock Exchange of Singapore)
    • Executive Teaching Experience, Productivity and Standards Board
    • Executive Teaching Experience, NUS-IKEA Management Training Programme
    • Executive Teaching Experience, National Productivity Association; Singapore Society of Accountants
    • Executive Teaching Experience, Mindef-CIT Logistics Programme
    • Executive Teaching Experience, EDB-IBI Korea University Exchange Programme
    • Executive Teaching Experience, Business Law for Managers, NUS Executive Programme
    • Executive Teaching Experience, APEX MBA International Business and Law
    • BNU5008, UCLA-NUS MBA Business Law
    • BSP1702/BSP1004 and BSP1702X/1004X, Legal Environment of Business
    • MBA5102 and BMS5111 , Legal Issues In Business
    • SSB2212, Singapore Legal System: Implications for Business
    • The Singapore Academy of Law
    • The Honourable Society of Lincoln's inn, London, England
    • International Program Committee Member, Third Legal, Security & Privacy Issues in IT & International Trade Law Conference, Prague, 2008
    • International Program Committee Member, Second Legal, Security & Privacy Issues in IT Conference, Beijing, 2007
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