New company harnesses AI-driven technology to deliver legal services digitally.
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.
They discuss proposals with Law Minister Shanmugam.
S'pore also agrees to open environmental sector, among others, to Chinese firms.
NUS Law Academy caters to lawyers, other professionals to aid them in their industries.
The Government and judiciary are driving innovation and change in the legal services sector.
Reforms needed in view of globalisation, technology and commercialisation, he says.
While vested interests and other factors may slow the pace of change, there is a need to act now.
It warns of serious consequences for claims of judicial bias that are made without merit.
Sentences imposed in past cases did not sufficiently deter people from breaching workplace safety rules: Justice Chan Seng Onn
The MOG stipulates that the courts of the PRC will not review the merits of a Singapore judgment and it may only be challenged on limited grounds of procedural and jurisdictional issues.
Administrative Law — Judicial review
The proportion of the compensation corresponding to special damages and past loss of earnings should be included in the pool.
Idea among suggestions by panel tasked to find ways to simplify litigation process.
Conflict of Laws — Choice of jurisdiction
Public to be consulted on moves to transform system, like judges playing more active role.
Building and construction law — Dispute resolution