Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Asia
   Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Asia (softcover)
December 2017
by Adeline Chong (editor)

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For the first time, the substantive rules for the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in each of the ten ASEAN member states and their Asia-Pacific free trade partners (Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea) have been summarised in the English language.

Designed for use by in-house lawyers and private practitioners, this concise compendium sets out the matters one must consider when attempting to enforce and/or recognise a foreign judgment in each of the 15 jurisdictions considered.

The rules in each jurisdiction are set out succinctly in individual reports drafted by private international law experts from academia and private practice.

Features a foreword by the Honourable Justice Andrew PHANG, Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Singapore.

Produced as part of ABLI's Asian Principles for the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments project.


The text considers the substantive laws in each of the ten ASEAN member states in addition to five1 of the six Asia-Pacific states with which ASEAN has existing free trade agreements. That is:

Book Details

Pages: 229 pages

Editor: Adeline CHONG

Publisher: Asian Business Law Institute (December 2017)

Language: English

ISBN: 978-981-11-5346-4

Dimensions: 240mm x 152mm

Weight: 0.382 kg

About the editor

Dr Adeline Chong
   Dr Adeline CHONG is an Associate Professor of Law at the School of Law of Singapore Management University. Her research areas are private international law, equity and trusts and restitution.

About the authors

Jurisdiction Author
1. Australia Dr Andrew BELL QC (as he then was; now President Andrew BELL)
2. Brunei Dr Colin ONG QC
3. Cambodia Mr Youdy BUN
4. China Dr Yujun GUO
5. India Professor Narinder Singh
6. Indonesia Dr Yu Un OPPUSUNGGU
7. Japan Professor Toshiyuki KONO
8. Lao PDR Ms Xaynari CHANTHALA and Mr Kongphanh SANTIVONG
9. Malaysia Dr CHOONG Yeow Choy
10. Myanmar Mr Minn Naing Oo
11. Philippines Professor Elizabeth AGUILING-PANGALANGAN
12. Singapore Dr Adeline CHONG
13. South Korea Dr Kwan Hyun SUK
14. Thailand Dr Poomintr SOOKSRIPAISARNKIT
15. Vietnam Dr Ngọc Bích DU


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