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He posed as HDB officer to trick girl to his flat, then forced her to call younger sister over too.
Cyber-security chief urges healthcare sector to change how IT security incidents are reported.
The proposed introduction of litigation scale costs may hurt Republic's standing as a global litigation hub.
He details Singapore judiciary's position on constitutional challenges at US law lecture.
Assigned solicitors, who are private sector lawyers registered with the bureau, will be able to browse and select the relevant cases they wish to work on via its revamped website.
Calling it a "very sad" case, a High Court judge said the 35-year-old technician had betrayed the trust of his daughter, effectively driven her out of their home and displayed no remorse at all by making her go through a trial.
Accused was angry when business partner tried to withdraw from firm, court heard.
They discuss proposals with Law Minister Shanmugam.
For access to this stash, fund managers must either commit to deepening their presence or to setting up a major one in Singapore.
The move to publish the recommended charges comes after the Health Ministry accepted recommendations from the Fee Benchmarks Advisory Committee.
Ler Teck Siang, 36, is appealing against his conviction and sentence on two charges each for abetment of cheating and for giving a false statement to a public servant.
Prosecutors said this was in exchange for advancing the business interests of Chia's companies - 19-ANC and 19-NS2 Enterprise.
Details of attack were lost due to use of different platforms like WhatsApp, e-mail.
A spokesman for Facebook said it had a responsibility to handle any government request to restrict alleged misinformation "carefully and thoughtfully".
S'pore also agrees to open environmental sector, among others, to Chinese firms.
It is often referred to as an alternative to the previously US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership.
NUS Law Academy caters to lawyers, other professionals to aid them in their industries.
Neo Chun Zheng fatally stabbed his girlfriend in the neck with a folding knife outside his Boon Lay flat on Nov 26, 2015.
A businessman was worried when his business partner asked him to write a cheque for $20,000 that would allegedly be remitted to China for the mistress of a former town council general manager.
Singapore leaders flag need to press on with integration to keep economies growing.
Palliative care is a win-win solution which, in the vast majority of cases, is able to "kill suffering without killing the patient".
Offerors and concert parties will be barred from voting; another proposal is to lower approval threshold to 50%.
Exercises simulating data breaches help organisations better respond to online attacks, COI told.
Allegations of corruption, money laundering against the Prime Minister, government of Singapore, etc are taken very seriously: K Shanmugam
Expenses on debit card could be up to a few thousand dollars a month, court heard.
The Government and judiciary are driving innovation and change in the legal services sector.
Gulzar Raja Singh Sandhu would cold-call these accident victims and on some occasions, offered the services of his daughter, a lawyer at Clifford Law LLP.
The Court of Appeal clarified that in divorce cases where one party is given the option to take over the other's share of the matrimonial property, mortgage payments should be borne by the eventual owner of the property.
Contractor's ledger lists amounts spent on entertaining ex-GM.
The Singapore Civil Defence Force will propose legislation by next year to hold errant parties responsible if they cause panels to be used wrongly on building exteriors.
Legislation updates, new case summaries, and more. Get it first:
The High Court has doubled the sentence imposed on a Briton for breaking a man's nose during an altercation in an MRT station, a ruling underscoring the seriousness of public order offences in crowded places.
This is to deal with new threats; he says religious leaders have key role.
Canadian David James Roach, 28, filed an appeal on Oct 31 against the extradition decision, a spokesman for Britain's Home Office told The Straits Times on Wednesday (Nov 7).
Investment holding firm M Development on Wednesday (Nov 7) said it has been successful in its claim against defendants in the litigation commenced by its subsidiary, Winsta Holding, in the Singapore High Court.
In lawsuit, she claims owner agreed to sell at $1.23m but later refused to complete the deal.
While vested interests and other factors may slow the pace of change, there is a need to act now.
Reforms needed in view of globalisation, technology and commercialisation, he says.
R&T Technologies recently acquired an 18-month-old legaltech startup LegalComet for an undisclosed amount to up the ante on its offerings.
It warns of serious consequences for claims of judicial bias that are made without merit.
Also, a new system will ensure SingHealth has the latest contact details of patients.
The fact that only 4 per cent of care and control orders granted in divorce are shared may likely be a major factor contributing to the significant number of child abuse cases in Singapore.
Political correspondents Rachel Au-Yong and Adrian Lim recap the key issues and highlights.
A summary of the main points they were cross-examined on.
A summary of the main points of corss-examination.
Rules for directors' change in interests in firm's debentures not as robust as you'd think.
Sentences imposed in past cases did not sufficiently deter people from breaching workplace safety rules: Justice Chan Seng Onn
Healthcare institutions' round-the-clock operations cited as challenge.
The update added that the law firm had not been paid any professional fees so far, and AHTC has only paid for its share of the hearing fees.
IHiS bosses told action was taken to plug gaps but no one verified that this had been done.
Senior manager says he was under stress as mum was hospitalised soon after cyber attack.
Differences between two temple groups that were resettled from Pulau Tekong and which shared a temple for over 30 years have sparked a lawsuit over a 2011 agreement.
Hyflux is likely to seek an additional four months of reprieve from creditors before its current court-approved debt moratorium expires on Dec 18.
A more secure way of accessing the Internet was meant to be put in place to protect public medical systems some time this year, but had to be pushed back to next year because of technical issues.
.He was in charge of 8km fast march after which NSF collapsed due to heatstroke.
Madam Wang Xiaopu had signed two contracts to buy over Dr Goh Seng Heng's shares in Aesthetic Medical Partners (AMP), the parent company of the PPP Laser Clinic chain, for $32.5 million.
Prof Jeffrey Pinsler, a senior counsel, argued that the AGC "appears not to have taken into account the judge's clear statements that he did not find that the (three lawyers) had breached any rules of ethics".
Ms How Weng Fan, who held various key roles in Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC), had recorded her 2016 phone conversation with an executive of audit firm KPMG.
As the deputy general manager of AHTC, Mr Yeo Soon Fei was one of three key officers authorising payments to the council's managing agent, while also being a shareholder of AHTC's managing agent FMSS.
National poll, from October to December, will involve 2,000 S'poreans and PRs.
The proportion of the compensation corresponding to special damages and past loss of earnings should be included in the pool.
A tribunal has ruled that Eugene Thuraisingam had not intended to attack the judiciary with his death penalty poem.
Merger involves TPG Capital Asia's acquisition of Innovative Diagnostics and Quest Laboratories.
He put it to How Weng Fan that she contributed to AHTC's decision to award a tender to FMSS.
Canadian accused of robbing StanChart of $30,000 has been held in Britain since Jan 11.
They were asked about the replacement of the incumbent managing agent with FM Solutions & Services at AHTC without a tender being called.
Mr Tan Wee Beng: "The FBI has not called me, the Singapore police have not called me. We are an international trading company and not a front (for laundering)."
There is only one way to avoid abuse and the grey areas of euthanasia - that is to outlaw it completely as it creates inconsistencies both within the law and within the moral framework of our society.
Move comes as Government is tightening moneylending rules to protect foreigners here.
Freedom of speech does not give one the licence to propagate falsehoods.
The Workers' Party (WP) town councillors involved in multimillion-dollar lawsuits over alleged improper payments ended their fund-raising effort yesterday, after collecting more than $1 million.
Idea among suggestions by panel tasked to find ways to simplify litigation process.
MinLaw said the fast-track option is meant for disputes which involve a lower value or where parties prefer to further speed up the conduct of their cases.
Public to be consulted on moves to transform system, like judges playing more active role.
The court dismissed his bid, saying Abdul Kahar Othman, 62, had no basis to reopen the case.
A Malaysian drug courier was yesterday sentenced to the death penalty after the Court of Appeal overturned the earlier decision.
A responsible town councillor needs to understand what is the difference between his town council, PAP town councils and the reality of the politicised town council space in Singapore: WP Chief
SC Singh noted CPG's contract could be extended to give AHTC more time to call for a tender. Mr Foo disagreed, saying CPG "wanted to go".
An update on their blog, In Good Faith, showed that they have received S$477,653 as of Thursday (Oct 25) at 10pm.
Counsel says this tainted the process, but WP chairman says it was for practical reasons.
This was because Mr Jeffrey Chua, CPG's managing director, declared his interest in a June 2, 2010, town council meeting when he was general manager and secretary of the then Aljunied Town Council, while it was still under the PAP.
Even if their relationship is strained, it is her responsibility as a parent to facilitate the completion of the last leg of their education.
Justice Kannan Ramesh said that if the answer of a witness during cross-examination was clear, there was no need for further explanation, and Ms Lim's answer was "emphatic".
The Workers' Party (WP) town councillors embroiled in a multi-million-dollar civil suit over alleged improper payments have raised at least $65,000 to pay their legal fees, after launching a crowdsourcing appeal yesterday evening.
It calls for the government to take the lead in building an AI-run platform that can take over the commoditised services, especially for smaller outfits.
While the push for R&D is vital to drive innovation in the economy, equally important is the need to capture the intellectual property (IP) arising from R&D.
The Penal Code Review Committee submitted its report and recommendations to Mr K. Shanmugam, Minister for Law and Home Affairs, on Aug 31.
As a Court of Appeal judge, Justice Chao Hick Tin held the record for the highest number of dissenting judgments from his peers on the bench.
Under repeated questioning from lawyer Davinder Singh, she admits she knew it was a lie.
Ms Lim strongly disputed Mr Singh's claim that she had created a sense of "urgency on the basis of a fictional verbal agreement" so as to waive a tender for the EMSU contract.
Parties in such projects will set up a Dispute Board of neutral experts to quickly resolve issues as they crop up.
While serving bond at hospital, he also gave himself MCs so he could work at clinic.
He also admits abetting the obstruction of justice by asking for video of incident to be deleted.
Long Tian Shiun, who turned 44 on Monday, was fined $1,200 yesterday after pleading guilty last month to two shoplifting charges.
High Court says district judge had earlier wrongly applied sentencing benchmarks.
When they decided to hire FMSS, some of them could have been in the dark about the firm's shareholder details, the High Court heard yesterday.
Sylvia Lim admits after repeated questioning by lawyer that they didn't comply with duties.
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New scheme will see young lawyers given chance to advocate as lead counsel in court.
Pointer among checklist for good writing Justice Choo Han Teck gives at seminar.
Businessman seeks at least $2m in damages for 492 alleged defects in Sentosa Cove home.