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The Straits Times and Statista Group’s Best Law Firms in Singapore 2023 Recognised as One of Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2023 in 4 categories For the third consecutive year, Eugene Thuraisingam LLP has been recognised as one of Singapore’s Best Law Firms 2023 by The Straits Times and Statista. This year, the firm improved upon […]
Uday Mehra v L Capital Asia Advisors, L Capital (HK) Limited, Ravi Thakran & Nauman Hasan  SGHC 23* Introduction The Singapore High Court recently issued its judgment in Uday Mehra v L Capital Asia Advisors, L Capital (HK) Limited, Ravi Thakran & Nauman Hasan (“Uday Mehra v L Capital Asia Advisors and Ors”). The […]
Public Prosecutor v Tan Jia Jun Shawn  SGHC 76 Forgiveness is often a crucial part of a victim’s healing process, allowing them to move beyond the harm caused by an offender against them. Where, then, does forgiveness come in when it comes to determining the appropriate sentence to impose on an offender? This question […]
Chelsea Tan Yan Qi v Public Prosecutor  SGHC 275 1. Should fines be imposed on indigent offenders who are unable to pay? Is it appropriate to impose a fine on indigent offenders who are genuinely unable to pay their fines? This was the central question in the Magistrate’s Appeal before the Honourable High Court […]
Public Prosecutor v Miya Manik  SGCA 73 1. Overview If multiple offenders attack a victim but only one offender inflicts a fatal wound, when can the other offenders (who did not inflict the fatal wound) also be liable for murder? The question of how the law of common intention (Section 34 of the Penal […]
Doyle’s Guide to Leading Firms and Lawyers in Singapore 2022 On 30 September 2022, Doyle’s Guide published its 2022 list of leading lawyers and firms in the areas of Criminal Defence and White Collar Crime and Regulatory Investigations in Singapore. Doyle’s Guide’s listings for Criminal Law are published “solely on the back of peer-review“. This […]
Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is pleased to announce that, with effect from 15 September 2022, Hamza Malik and Johannes Hadi have been appointed as partners of the firm. Hamza and Johannes, who started their professional careers at the firm in 2018 after being called to the Bar, have grown to become key pillars of our commercial […]
Eugene Thuraisingam’s lawyers recognised in field of Dispute Resolution in Singapore by asialaw Leading Lawyers asialaw Leading Lawyers identifies outstanding private practice legal professionals in Asia. The publication is the result of an extensive research process that includes submissions from law firms, interviews and surveys with in-house counsel and private practitioners, and independent research from […]
Champions of Good 2022 Champions of Good is a national recognition initiative where organisations conferred celebrated for “being exemplary in doing good and being multipliers by galvanising and collaborating with strategic partners, stakeholders and non-profit organisations”. Nominees were evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges based on the Company of Good’s 4 ‘I’ Framework — Investment, […]
The Asia Legal Business Thailand In-House Legal Summit 2022 took place on 25 August 2022 at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel. The event, which is held annually, was attended by many general counsel, compliance and risk officers, and attorneys. Thuraisingam (International) Co., Ltd, Eugene Thuraisingam LLP’s branch in Bangkok, was proud to have been one […]
In an interview with CNA, Chooi Jing Yen shared his views on the offence of Obstructing Justice in Singapore, found in Section 204A of the Penal Code. He also shared how the law may affect tip-offs about police raids and traffic offences. 1. The Offence of Obstruction of Justice in Singapore Section 204A of the […]
Chooi Jing Yen shares his thoughts on the repeal of Section 377A, the impact, if any, of such repeal on the “sanctity of marriage”, the current legal definition of marriage in the Women’s Charter, and proposed constitutional amendments with the South China Morning Post 1. Recap of National Day Rally 2022: 377A’s Repeal & Proposed […]
This is a joint article by Chooi Jing Yen and Ng Yuan Siang of Eugene Thuraisingam LLP in Singapore, and Kenix Yuen and Ashima Sood of Gall Solicitors in Hong Kong. Recent Trends in Types of Wire Fraud There has been a dramatic increase in wire fraud globally. Hong Kong and Singapore are no exceptions. […]
Eugene shared his insights on the process of individual and corporate investigations, how best to manage investigations as external counsel, as well as his advice to in-house counsel and executives.
This article discusses how the Singapore court has dealt with some of the novel points of law on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, and analyses the potential challenges ahead.
Eugene ThuraisingamLLP attended the 18th ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022 held at the Grand Hyatt on 25 May 2022.