|Assoc Prof Tan Lay Hong |
Division of Business Law
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)
Phone: (+65)6790 4638
- LLM Lond. University of London, King's Coll. 1994
- LLB(Hons) National University of Singapore 1985
|TAN LAY HONG, L.LB (2nd Upper Honours) (NUS), L.LM (Merit) (King’s College, University of London) has had six years of civil litigation and chancery practice before joining Nanyang Technological University in 1992. Since then she has conducted extensive research on China business law, company law and corporate governance. She has authored several research papers that were published in leading journals such as the Journal of Corporate Law Studies, The International and Comparative Law Quarterly and Australian Law Journal. She is co-author of 4 books that have enjoyed wide readership. Her book "Corporate Governance of Listed Companies in Singapore" (2006) is used as the main text by the National University of Singapore and the SAICSA for their corporate governance courses. The 2nd edition will be launched in November 2013. She is a Ph.D candidate at the NUS, Law Faculty. She had been invited to be a panelist speaker on several forums on corporate governance organised by the SAICSA, Association of Legal Counsels and the ICPAS. She is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law, Continuing Legal Education Committee headed by Solicitor-General, Mrs Koh Juat Jong. Recently, she became a Consultant at RHTlawtaylorwessing, a leading law firm in Singapore.|
|Current research interest: Corporate Governance and Corporate Law.|
|Current Projects |
- Cases on Corporate Governance in Singapore: The "Good" and the "Bad"
- Tan Lay Hong. (2011). Family-owned Firms in Singapore: Legal Strategies for Constraining Self-Dealing in Concentrated Ownership Structures. Singapore Academy of Law Journal, (Special Issue).
- Tan Lay Hong. (2011). Sustainability of Concentrated Ownership in singapore's Family-owned Firms Listed on the Singapore Exchange: The Role of Culture, Institutional Isomorphism and Path Dependence. 8th Asia Law Institute Conference.
- Tan Lay Hong. (2010). Exploring the Question of The Separation of Ownership From Control: An Empirical Study Of The Structure of Corporate Ownership in Singapore's Top 100 Listed CompaniesContemporary Issues in Corporate Governance. (pp. 49)..
- Chew Heng Ching, Tan Chong Huat and Tan Lay Hong. (2009). Casebook on Corporate Governance: The Good, Bad and Ugly. Sweet & Maxwell.
- Tan Lay Hong. (2009). Recent Cases on Corporate Governance Practices in Singapore: The Good, Bad and Ugly. Raising Confidence in the Capital Markets through Gatekeeper Accountability: Lessons from the credit crunch. (pp. 16).