Category: Commercial

Here are the articles under Category: Commercial.

Speaking up about her stolen photos

16 April 2018

The New Paper sought the views of our Suang Wijaya on the use or re-publication of photographs online. The...

Man awarded $4mil after bad reference cost him new job

15 August 2017

We acted for a former agent of AXA Life Insurance Singapore who was awarded $4million in damages after the...

Court okays seizure of $124m of bankrupt Japanese director’s assets

5 June 2017

We acted for a Japanese trustee in bankruptcy who was pursuing  SGD 124 million worth of monies hidden in...

Broadley Construction Pte Ltd v Alacran Design Pte Ltd [2018] SGCA 25


We acted for the appellant, Broadley Construction Pte Ltd (“Broadley”), in an appeal against its supplier, Alacran Design Pte...

Ramesh s/o Krishnan v AXA Life Insurance Singapore Pte Ltd [2017] SGHC 197


This High Court case arose from the successful appeal in Ramesh s/o Krishnan v AXA Life Insurance Singapore Pte Ltd...

Hiroshi Morimoto (As Trustee in Bankruptcy of Masahiko Nishiyama pursuant to the Order of the Kyoto District Court) v Masahiko Nishiyama & 4 Ors, Case No HC/OS 210/2017


We acted for a Japanese trustee in bankruptcy, successfully obtaining a court order seizing SGD 124 million of monies...

Rohini d/o Balasubramaniam v Yeow Khim Whye Kelvin and another [2017] SGHC 149


We acted for a property agency, successfully defending this SGD 830,000 lawsuit. The plaintiff argued that the property agency...

UFM v UFN [2017] SGHCF 22


We represented an Indonesian divorcee in a successful application for permission to commence proceedings for division of Singapore matrimonial...

Phosagro Asia Pte Ltd v Piattchanine louri [2016] 5 SLR 1052


The Court of Appeal had in the context of an employment contract to interpret what the phrase ‘serious misconduct’...

Ramesh s/o Krishnan v AXA Life Insurance Singapore Pte Ltd [2016] 4 SLR 1124


We were successful in arguing a novel point of law in the Court of Appeal in relation to standard...

TDT v TDS and another appeal and another matter [2016] 4 SLR 145


This case dealt with inter alia the novel point of law in relation to the scope of a non-biological...

Chan Siew Lee Jannie v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd [2016] 3 SLR 239


The Court of Appeal considered the issue of whether the existence of third party security (security not provided by...

Piattchanine, Iouri v Phosagro Asia Pte Ltd [2015] 5 SLR 1072


We were successful in this claim by a former employee of a multi-national company against the company for wrongful...

Chan Siew Lee v TYC Investment Pte Ltd and others and another appeal [2015] 5 SLR 409


This case, which was before the Court of Appeal dealt with the novel and contentious point of law on...



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