*Case Commentary: Encus International Pte Ltd (In Compulsory Liquidation) v Tenacious Investment Pte Ltd and Ors  SGHC 50 Avoidance of Antecedent Transactions Whilst the case addressed several issues (including the effect and application of an “entire agreement” clause – which was actually central to the outcome of […]
A new, modern Vietnamese establishment that had me going back twice in 2 weeks. It is really pretty decent, and the 1 for 1 drink deals are really worth it | Images all captured with the Ricoh GR & GM-1 Macro Conversion Lens. [url=https://flic.kr/p/TEDtVW][img]https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3945/33911535116_cf31f6a2d0_k.jpg[/img][/url][url=https://flic.kr/p/TEDtVW]R0300619 -GR – 18.3 mm […]
The reputation of this stall suggested that we were in for a treat of epic proportions.
Case Commentary: BMM v BMN  SGHC 131 The general principle concerning the presumption of advancement is that where a man transfers a gift to his wife or to his children, it is presumed that he intended for the legal and beneficial interest to pass to either party. The reverse […]
Introduction The Companies (Amendment) Bill 2017 passed on 10 March 2017 introduces several changes to the Companies Act (Cap. 50) (the “Act“). Amongst them are changes to the restructuring and insolvency regimes, although this is not yet in force (though passed into law). A significant change to the […]
Since joining the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – an inter-governmental organization tasked established with the objectives of countering money laundering, the financing of terrorism and other threats to the security of international finance – in 1992, Singapore has made significant strides in developing its anti-money laundering and […]
One question which is frequently asked by law students, interns and even lawyers themselves (or should I say especially by lawyers), is what makes a good lawyer? I don’t think there’s truly a straightforward answer to that.
November 2016: In the recent Singapore High Court decision of The Enterprise Fund II Ltd v JongHee Sen  SGHC 259, Judicial Commissioner Hoo Sheau Peng (the “Judge”) considered whether “withoutprejudice” privilege (“WP Privilege”)applied to certain communications between the parties and, consequently,whether those communications could be received into […]