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travers_smith_logo.png3CL runs the 3CL Travers Smith Lunchtime Seminar Series, featuring leading academics from the Faculty, and high-profile practitioners.

3CL Seminar SeriesSubject to speaker consent, the lecture component for each seminar will be made available on the University of Cambridge Streaming Media Service (SMS) and the Apple iTunes platforms, and if recorded on video, on the YouTube playlist. The introductions and Q&A sections will not be included to encourage frank and open discussion. You can subscribe to the '3CL Travers Smith Lunchtime Seminar Series' on iTunes for automatic download to your iTunes library, or an RSS feed is available from the SMS for use on other devices.

Seminar Programme for 2021

Further information on upcoming seminars can be found in the Events Calendar.

Michaelmas Term 2021

Date

Speaker(s)

Title

Registration

Recording / resources

19 Oct

1-2pm

Professor Katharina Pistor
(Columbia Law School)

'The Code of Capital: How the Law Creates Wealth and Inequality'

 

'The Code of Capital: How the Law Creates Wealth and Inequality'

Chris Hale Slides

2 Nov

1-2pm

Professor Sarah Paterson
(LSE)

'Corporate Reorganization Law and Forces of Change'

 

 

'Corporate Reorganization Law and Forces of Change'

Chris Hale Slides

 

9 Nov

12noon-3pm

SMU-Cambridge Roundtable on Corporate Insolvency Law
hosted by 3CL together with the Singapore Global Restructuring Initiative (SGRI) at Singapore Management University in collaboration with INSOL International

Implementing a Simplified Insolvency Framework for Micro and Small Enterprises

 

 

16 Nov

1-2pm

Robin Brooks
(Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright)

'“Mind the gap”: The Gap Between ESG and Reality and the Importance of Human Rights Due Diligence in Closing this Gap'

In person in G24

'“Mind the gap”: The Gap Between ESG and Reality and the Importance of Human Rights Due Diligence in Closing this Gap'

Reading listslides and transcript

30 Nov

1-2pm

Professor Miriam Goldby
(Queen Mary, University of London)

'Governing the Digital Transformation of International Trade: The Legitimacy of Standard-Setting Initiatives'

In person in G24

 

 

Lent Term 2021

Date

Speaker(s)

Title

Registration

Recording / resources

29 Jan

1-2pm

Professor Eva Micheler
LSE

'Company Law – An Entity Theory'

A joint 3CL/Cambridge Private Law Centre event

N/A

No recorded

2 Feb

1-2pm

Jutice Ramesh Kannan
Supreme Court Singapore

Aurelio Gurrea Martinez

Sushil Nair

'The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project'

 

'The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project

'The Asian Business Law Institute/III Asian Principles of Global Restructuring Project'

9 Feb

6-7pm

Professor Richard Squire
Fordham Law School

'The Law of Corporate Debt: A Unifying Theory'

 

'The Law of Corporate Debt: A Unifying Theory

**Date changed to 2 March**

1-2pm

Professor Markus Roth
University of Marburg

'German Corporate Governance after Wirecard'

 

German Corporate Governance after Wirecard

11 Mar

4-6pm

Mr Chris Hale
Chair Emeritus, Travers Smith

Mr William Paul
Partner, Bridgepoint

'Private Equity: Its Place in Corporate Finance and How It Works'

 

Chris Hale Slides

12 Mar

2-5:30pm

Chaired by Brian Cheffins, Louise Gullifer, Chris Hale and Felix Steffek

Contributors: Ann Sofie Cloots, Simon Deakin, Sarah Paterson, William Paul, Graham Penn, Bobby Reddy, Richard Williams

'Funding Innovation: Current Issues in Corporate Finance'

 

Not recorded