Hans Tjio

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

Professor

469G Bukit Timah Road

Eu Tong Sen Building

Singapore, 259776

Singapore

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Lifting the Veil on Piercing the Veil

[2014] Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 19
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Company Law, Asset Partitioning, Limited Liability, Lifting the Veil, Prest v Petrodel

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Lending to a Trust

Trust Law International, Vol. 19, No. 2, Spring 2005
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Jul 2005 Last Revised: 13 May 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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General, property law, corporation and securities law, personal bankruptcy law

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The Rationalisation of Directors' Duties in Singapore

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 17, p. 52, 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Nov 2005
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Company law, corporation law, corporate governance, directors' duties, duties to future shareholders, independent ratification, management decisions, Singapore

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The Misuse and Abuse of the Corporate Form

NUS - Centre for Law & Business Working Paper No. 14/04, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2014/006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 21 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2015
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Company law, Separate personality, Lifting the veil, Asset partitioning, Capital maintenance, Insolvency, Takeovers, Proper purposes

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The Proper Purpose Rule

[2016] Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 176-185
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Eclairs Group Ltd. v. JKX Oil and Gas plc., directors’ duties, proper purpose rule, mixed purposes, causation, disclosure of interest in shares

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Challenges to Singapore from the Global Financial Crisis: Actual and Suggested Legal and Regulatory Responses

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, p. 168, July 2013
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2014
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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25. Securities and Financial Services Regulation

(2016) 17 Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Securities Regulation, Financial Regulation, Trust law

25. Securities and Financial Services Regulation

(2015) 16 Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review 616-632
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Securities Regulation, Financial Regulation, Trust law, Segregation of accounts

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Collective Investment, Property and Coin Schemes

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2018/013, NUS - Centre for Banking & Finance Law Working Paper 18/02
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Apr 2018
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Securities, Collective Investment Schemes, REIT, Land Banking, Asset Land, Administrative Deference, Cryptocurrency, Initial Coin Offerings

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An Empirical Look at the Consequences of Oppression Actions in Singapore

Journal of Corporate Law Studies, 2017
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Mar 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Unfair prejudice, Oppression, Commercial Fairness, Winding-up, Buy-outs

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Restructuring the Bond Market in Singapore

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2018/006, NUS - Centre for Banking & Finance Law Working Paper 18/01
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2018
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Bonds, Bond defaults, Unrated bonds, Debt restructuring, Insolvency jurisdiction, Schemes of arrangement, Cross-border insolvency, Singapore law

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Undue Influence, Unconscionability and Good Faith

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 8, p. 429, 1996
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Contract law, vitiating factors, undue influence, unconscionability, equity and trusts, Singapore

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Enforcing Corporate Disclosure

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 332–364, December 2009
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jan 2010
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Enforcing Corporate Disclosure

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, Dec 2009, pp 1-30
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 28 Mar 2019
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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From Mythical Equities to Substantive Doctrines — Yerkey in the Shadow of Notice and Unconscionability

(1999) 14 Journal of Contract Law 73-107
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Apr 2019
Andrew Phang and Hans Tjio
affiliation not provided to SSRN and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Contract, Guarantee, Undue Influence, Unconscionability, Security, Constructive Notice

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2019: Securities and Financial Services Regulation

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2020/003, EW Barker Centre for Law & Business Working Paper 20/02
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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financial law, cryptocurrency, platforms, bonds, share buybacks, market manipulation

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The Not so Collective Investment Scheme

Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Mar 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Investment funds, collective investment schemes, financial services, landbanking, Asset Land

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2017. Securities and Financial Services Regulation

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Mar 2018
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Securities Regulation, Financial Regulation, Trust law, Business Trusts

17.

Form or Substance: Construction or Characterization?

Developments in Singapore Law between 2006 and 2010: Trends and Perspectives (Academy Publishing 2011)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Contractual Interpretation, Secured Transactions, Recharacterization

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The Unchanging ‘Debenture’

[2014] Cambridge Law Journal 503
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Company Law; Bonds, Debenture, Securities

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Contract, Property and Unincorporated Associations

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 5, p. 112, 1993
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Jan 2005 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2018
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Unincorporated associations, ownership of property, property law, trust law, Singapore

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Facilitating the Optimal Mechanism in Mergers & Acquisitions: A Comparative Perspective from the Commonwealth and United States

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2020/007, EW Barker Centre for Law & Business Working Paper 20/05
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 20 May 2020
Kenneth Khoo and Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Takeovers, Efficiency, Deal Protection, Poison Pills, Best Price, Proper Purpose

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Alternative Investments, Sustainability in the Digital Age

European Business Organization Law Review, Vol 21 No. 1, 2020, NUS Law Working Paper No. 2020/009, NUS Centre for Banking & Finance Law Working Paper 20/02
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2020
Lin Lin and Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Alternative Investments, Sustainability, Digital Age, Blockchain Technology, Artificial Intelligence

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2018. Securities and Financial Services Regulation

Singapore Academy of Law Annual Review 2018
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Apr 2019
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Securities Regulation, Financial Regulation, Bond Restructuring, Fiduciary Duties

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Understanding the Company in Context

The Law in His Hands: A Tribute to Chief Justice Chan Sek Keong (Academy Publishing 2012)
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2017
Hans Tjio and Eng Beng Lee
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
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Company Law, Singapore Judiciary, Agency, Shareholder rights, Directors' duties

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Financing the Belt and Road Initiative: Can Singapore Help in Securitising it?

NUS Law Working Paper No. 2020/002, EW Barker Centre for Law & Business Working Paper 20/01
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 25 Feb 2020
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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BRI, securitization, project finance, business trusts, bonds, derivatives, restructuring

25.

Reverse Veil-Piercing in Singapore and Its Consequences

(2018) 30 Singapore Academy of Law Journal 133
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 24 Apr 2019
Hans Tjio and Clara Tung
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Corporate Law; Lifting the Veil; Reverse Veil Piercing

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Providing Assistance for Financial Assistance

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 465-478, 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Dec 2007
Hans Tjio and Michael Ewing-Chow
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Factoring and Stamp Duty in Singapore and Malaysia

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 183-190, 1994
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Jan 2007
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Rethinking the Personal and Proprietary Distinction

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, pp. 198-213, 1993
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Feb 2007
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Of Prohibitions on Assignments, Restrictive Covenants and Negative Pledges in Commercial Law: Clogs on Commerce

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 6, p. 159, 1994
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2017
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Contract law, commercial law, movable property, prohibitions on assignments, negative pledges, restrictive covenants

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Form, Substance and Context in Company Law

(2017). A Judge for the Ages - Essays in Honour of Justice Chao Hick Tin; ISBN 9789811143533
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Apr 2019
Singapore Management University - School of Law, Singapore Management University - School of Law and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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Corporate Law; Directors' Duties; Shareholder Rights; Corporate Finance

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Merrill and Smith's Intermediate Rights Lying between Contract and Property: Are Singapore Trusts and Secured Transactions Drifting Away from English Law Towards American Law?

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, Mar 19, pp 235-262 (2019)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Jun 2019
Hans Tjio
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law
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32.

Corporate Law

Singapore Management University School of Law Research Paper No. 54/2015
Posted: 19 Nov 2015
National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law, Singapore Management University - School of Law and Singapore Management University - School of Law

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