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Tag: law

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COVID-19-related Laws and Regulations In Singapore

14 April 2020

COVID-19 legal updates in Singapore 1. Set of laws and regulations introduced Amidst the surge in the number COVID-19...

Can legal proceedings continue without the attendance of the litigant?

24 January 2020

Litigant’s Participation in the Legal Proceedings 1. Mr Li’s 2017 Facebook post In 2017, Mr Li Shengwu published a...

Protection from Harassment Act (POHA) – Parking spat

4 November 2019

Causing harassment, alarm or distress 1. Introduction An altercation between a resident and the security guards of Eight Riversuites...

LGBTQ Community is Protected under Amendments to MRHA

16 October 2019

Protection under Amended Maintenance of Religious Harmony Act 1. Amendments to the MRHA The Maintenance of Religious Harmony Act...

Outrage of modesty – NUS Student Spared from Jail

30 September 2019

Outrage of Modesty in Singapore 1. Introduction Last week, Terence Siow, a student from the National University of Singapore...

Alleged Overcharging of Professional Legal Fees

9 September 2019

Complaint Against a Lawyer in Singapore on Legal Costs 1. Introduction The issue on legal fees recently became a...

Bid for OG founder’s grandson to pay Complainant’s costs dismissed

15 August 2019

Private Prosecution under the Protection from Harassment Act 1. Introduction We defended the Respondent against a private prosecution brought ...

How do the courts deal with accused persons with mental illnesses in Singapore?

15 June 2019

Accused persons with mental illnesses in Singapore 1. Introduction According to Singapore Prison Service, 1 in 10 prisoners have...

Seminal decision on presumption of possession by the Court of Appeal

4 June 2019

Misuse of Drugs Act – Presumption of Possession 1. Introduction In brief, Mr Adili Chibuike Ejike (“Adili”) travelled to...

Criminal lawyers in Singapore said age is a key factor

23 April 2019

Criminal Lawyers Commenting on Peeping Tom Case in Singapore 1. Introduction In the wake of the recent National University...

CJ dismisses appeal for higher sentence for man with fetish

18 April 2019

Appeal by the Prosecution dismissed 1. Introduction An offender faced three charges of simple theft under section 379 of...

Criminal Lawyer in Singapore – A sacred duty

29 March 2019

Criminal Defence lawyer’s duty in Singapore 1. Introduction In a commentary to Channel News Asia, Associate Darren Koh Ngiap...

Judgment on Jolovan Wham’s contempt of court case reserved

21 March 2019

Contempt of Court case 1. Introduction On 9 October 2018, Mr Jolovan Wham was convicted for the offence of...

Singapore Criminal Lawyer Takes on 5 high-profile cases

1 January 2019

Eugene taking on cases including a double murder 1. Introduction A Singapore Criminal Lawyer, Eugene Thuraisingam is the lead...

Speaking up about her stolen photographs

16 April 2018

Sharing of photos online without knowledge or consent 1. Introduction The New Paper sought the views of our Suang...

Singapore Criminal Lawyers Secured an Acquittal for an Assault Charge

14 April 2018

Right of Self-Defence 1. Introduction Our Singapore Criminal Lawyers, Teo Sher Min and Chooi Jing Yen, acted for a...

Forged Document – section 471 of the Penal Code

13 December 2017

Penalty for Committing Forgery in Singapore 1. Introduction Our Singapore criminal lawyer Suang Wijaya represented an Australian man who...

Employer’s duty of care in Singapore

15 August 2017

The Duty of Care in an Employer-Employee Relationship 1. Introduction We acted for Ramesh s/o Krishnan (“Ramesh”), a former...

Cross-border bankruptcy involving a seizure of $124m

5 June 2017

Cross-border Bankruptcy involving a Japanese director's assets 1. Introduction We acted for a Japanese trustee in bankruptcy who was...

Singapore Criminal Lawyer Defends Death Row Inmates

7 November 2016

Criminal Lawyer Eugene Thuraisingam defends people who might face the death penalty in Singapore 1. Introduction Our Singapore Criminal...

Outrage of Modesty: Accused Acquitted

2019

Amicable Resolution of Criminal Case   1. Introduction Suang Wijaya acted for an accused person allegedly charged with the...

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