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Headlines

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imageSocial workers can get powers to manage seniors' finances
imageThose hired to manage seniors' affairs face stiffer rules
imageMan who held boy hostage found guilty of kidnapping
imageApex court clears the air on reformative training
imageApex court seeks enhanced sentencing powers to protect the young
imageNoble's balance sheet still unreliable: Iceberg
imageThree firms fined over S$600,000 for rigging F1 bids
imageIndustry gearing up for new rules on facade checks
imageSMRT's legal options depend on staff contracts
imageHow to future-proof cyber security laws
imageMonk sued over A$240k 'study grant'
imageCouple pleads guilty to torturing friend
imageMastermind behind DHL parcel scam gets 8 1/2 years' jail
imageInterview with retired Judge of Appeal Chao Hick Tin - an illustrious 50-year journey in law
imageMove to curb sex crimes targeting kids, women online
imageM. Ravi admits assaulting fellow lawyer
imageLaw Ministry resolves issue with legal group
imageTaxing questions
imageEarly support for families of inmates
imageFidrec's role in resolving cases
imageAnthony Ler's hired killer seeks release
imageWoman on drug-related capital charge gets rare discharge
imagePDPC investigating complaints against school
imageHigh Court dismisses Ezion bondholder's originating summons
imageCorrecting misconceptions about meaning of 'offshore'
imageHoe Leong unveils debt restructuring plan
imageFewer complaints about financial institutions in Singapore
imageMedical council promises speedier prosecution of errant doctors
imageHigh Court to review maid abuse sentencing benchmarks
imageLittle action taken against flouting of data protection rules: Forum
imageMyanmar duo guilty of bid to abduct man 'in illicit affair'
imageCromwell Reit relaunches IPO after makeover
imageFaster resolution in court helps families move forward: Forum
imageSBH case: Mary Chia's costs add up to S$700,000
imageRetail therapy at a click? You'll likely have to pay GST soon
imageRussian magnate wants out of deal for $10.5m apartment at Capitol Singapore
imagePlaying by the same rules: Ship financing
imageMAS seeks power to make competing banks open e-payment rails
imageHigh Court lays out sentencing benchmarks for molesters of children below 14
imageBurglar-rapist gets 21 years' jail, 18 strokes
imageSussing out weak links in cyber defence
image25% payout for small firms owed for T4 works

Commentary

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imageIPOS Case Summary: Starbucks Corporation v Morinaga Nyugyo Kabushiki Kaisha [2017] SGIPOS 18 image
imageSingapore patents, registered designs and copyright legislation update image
imageSale of Food (Amendment) Bill – Forthcoming Changes in Food Legislation image
imageMAS consultation paper on proposed requirements on execution of customers' orders image
imagePDPC issued Proposed Advisory Guidelines on NRIC numbers image
imageNew tripartite standards on recruitment practices image
imageSHC: Challenges in assessing lost remuneration due to ex-employer’s negligent reference image
imageSHC Issues first decision on rescue financing: Re: Attilan Group Ltd [2017] SGHC 283 image
imageSHC finds diversion of company's business constitutes oppression: Leong Chee Kin v Ideal Design Studio Pte Ltd [2017] SGHC 192 image
imageParliament introduces Cross-Border Railways Bill 2017 image
imageMAS issues response to feedback received from consultation on review of competency requirements for representatives conducting regulated activities under the Securities and Futures Act and Financial Advisors Act image
imageExploring nuclear energy as a future energy source for Singapore image
imageRecklessly misleading the court in Singapore and England image
imageSCA upholds Takashimaya’s win in rent calculation dispute with Ngee Ann Development image
image[EU] Google to challenge fine imposed by EU Commission image
imageSingapore's arbitration push image

Judgments

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imageIPOS: Starbucks Corporation d/b/a Starbucks Coffee Company v Morinaga Nyugyo Kabushiki Kaisha (Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd.) - [2017] SGIPOS 18 image
imagePublic Prosecutor v P Mageswaran - [2017] SGHC 307 image
imagePublic Prosecutor v Yeo Ek Boon, Jeffrey - [2017] SGHC 306 image
imagePublic Prosecutor v BDB - [2017] SGCA 69 image
imageMuhammad Nur bin Abdullah v Public Prosecutor - [2017] SGCA 66 image
imageInvest-Ho Properties Pte Ltd v Karuppiah Tanapalan and another - [2017] SGHCR 20 image
imageGrace Electrical Engineering Pte Ltd v Te Deum Engineering Pte Ltd - [2017] SGCA 65 image
imageOng Kim Teck v Quek Chin Hwa (trading as Quek Chin Hwa Construction) - [2017] SGHCR 19 image
imageAries Telecoms (M) Bhd v ViewQwest Pte Ltd - [2017] SGCA 67 image
imageLouis Vuitton Malletier v Megastar Shipping Pte Ltd (PT Alvenindo Sukses Ekspress, third party) and other suits - [2017] SGHC 305 image
imageTan Wee Tin and others v Singapore Swimming Club - [2017] SGHCR 21 image
imageYeo Chee Siong v Salpac (S) Pte Ltd and another - [2017] SGHC 304 image
imageBNX v BOE and another matter - [2017] SGHC 289 image
imageToptip Holding Pte Ltd v Mercuria Energy Trading Pte Ltd and another appeal - [2017] SGCA 64 image
imagePrathib s/o M Balan v Public Prosecutor - [2017] SGHC 303 image
imageUFE v UFF - [2017] SGHCF 28 image
imageJiacipto Jiaravanon v Simpson Marine (SEA) Pte Ltd - [2017] SGHC 288 image
imageRe Nalpon, Zero Geraldo Mario - [2017] SGHC 301 image
imageAlphire Group Pte Ltd v Law Chau Loon - [2017] SGHC 297 image
imagePublic Prosecutor v Muhammad Nur Sallehin bin Kamaruzaman - [2017] SGHC 302 image
imageTelecom Credit Inc v Star Commerce Pte Ltd (Midas United Group Pte Ltd, garnishee) - [2017] SGHC 300 image
imageFoo Peow Yong Douglas v ERC Prime II Pte Ltd - [2017] SGHC 299 image

Legislation

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imageNewspaper and Printing Presses Act - Newspaper and Printing Presses (Exemption from Part III of Act) (Amendment No. 4) Order 2017 (S 671 of 2017)
imageEducation Endowment and Savings Schemes Act - Education Endowment and Savings Schemes (Edusave Pupils Fund) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S 665 of 2017)
imageEducation Endowment and Savings Schemes Act - Education Endowment and Savings Schemes (Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S 666 of 2017)
imageAir Navigation Act - Air Navigation (Composition of Offences) Rules 2017 (S 667 of 2017)
imageNational University of Singapore (Corporatisation) Act - National University of Singapore Students’ Union and Constituent Bodies (Exemption) (Amendment) Order 2017 (S 668 of 2017)
imageTerrorism (Suppression of Financing) Act - Terrorism (Suppression of Financing) Act (Amendment of First Schedule) (No. 4) Order 2017 (S 669 of 2017)
imageArms and Explosives Act - Arms and Explosives (Exemption from Section 13) Order 2017 (S 670 of 2017)
imageJurong Town Corporation (Amendment) Act 2017 (Act 24 of 2017)
imageJurong Town Corporation (Amendment) Act 2017 - Jurong Town Corporation (Amendment) Act 2017 (Commencement) Notification 2017 (S 664 of 2017)
imageCommon Gaming Houses Act - Common Gaming Houses (Exemption) (No. 53) Notification 2017 (S 663 of 2017)
imageRevised Edition of the Laws Act - Revised Edition of the Laws (Section 11(3)) Order 2017 (S 662 of 2017)

Notices & Directions

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imageSGX: Consultation Paper on Proposed Changes to Securities Settlement Framework and Service Enhancements
imageIPOS Trade Marks Circular No. 10/2017
imageIPOS: Circular No. 8/2017: Enhancements to patent application process

Continuing Legal Education

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imageSMU School of Law's LL.B. Auditing Programme - AY2017/2018 Term 2, SMU, 08 Jan - 13 April 18 (max. 54 public CPD points) (registration closes 15 Dec)image
imageNEWSLETTER: JusNewSG, November 2017: LawSoc Annual Report, GDPR and PDPA, MAS guide to digital token offerings, SAL-INSEAD Law Firm Leadership Programme
imageGraduate Certificate in International Arbitration, NUS, first week Jan - end May 18 (registration closes 30 Nov)
imageSMU School of Law's LL.M. Auditing Programme - AY2017/2018 Term 2, SMU, 08 Jan - 13 April 18 (max. 30 public CPD points) (registration closes 15 Dec)image
imageThe Law of Agency - When Agents Act on Behalf of Principals, NUS, 09-20 April 18 (early bird ends 31 Dec) (16 public CPD points)image
imageASEAN IP Colloquium: Legal Protection of Databases and Computer Programs in Malaysia: Issues and Recent Developments, SMU, 01 Dec