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Opposition politician Lim Tean withdraws appeal against court order to repay loan, ahead of bankruptcy proceedings

Opposition politician Lim Tean withdraws appeal against court order to repay loan, ahead of bankruptcy proceedings

This means that the bankruptcy application filed against the 53-year-old last month will stand, unless he repays the loan as ordered by the District Court in August last year.

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Law amended to focus more on rehabilitation of drug abusers

Law amended to focus more on rehabilitation of drug abusers

Drug abusers who confess to consumption offences and do not face other criminal charges will be sent for rehabilitation to help them kick the habit, regardless of how many times they are arrested.

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IHiS, SingHealth fined $1m; new cyber security steps taken

IHiS, SingHealth fined $1m; new cyber security steps taken

Healthcare sector looking at tiered Net access to minimise risks in the wake of data breach.

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New drug laws to tackle 'contaminative behaviours'

New drug laws to tackle 'contaminative behaviours'

The new offences will tackle acts of contamination such as introducing a person to a trafficker if one knows or has reason to believe that the person intends to buy or consume drugs the trafficker is likely to supply them with.

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Supreme Court Case Summary: BPC v BPB and another appeal [2019] SGCA 03

CA orders that the pool of matrimonial assets to be divided between the parties to be reduced from $38m to $35m. 

Anti-Money Laundering / Combating The Financing Of Terrorism (“AML / CFT”) Course, ISCA, 18 Jan (4.5 public CPD points)

The course is designed to enable RFAs to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of AML/CFT legislations, regulatory trends and developments in Singapore..

ADV: Higher Rights of Audience for England & Wales-Qualified Solicitors, 7-8 Mar

ADV: Higher Rights of Audience for England & Wales-Qualified Solicitors, 7-8 Mar

Join CPD Training (UK) Ltd for an intensive and up-to-date advocacy training course. Solicitors seeking Higher Rights of Audience (Civil) qualification may sit for the assessment on 5 Apr.

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Singapore Health Services Pte. Ltd. & Ors. [2019] SGPDPC 3

Data Protection – Protection obligation

Bud Cosmetics Pte Ltd [2019] SGPDPC 1

Data Protection – Protection Obligation
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MCST cannot unilaterally determine damages payable for breach of by-laws

In MCST v Lian Tat Huat Trading Pte Ltd [2018] SGHC 270, the SHC held that the MC has to prove its loss suffered in Court in order to recover damages.

Singapore Ministry of Health publishes fee benchmarks for surgical procedures in the private sector

As part of efforts to keep healthcare costs sustainable, the Singapore MOH has on 13 Nov 2018 introduced fee benchmarks for surgeon fees at private hospitals and clinics.

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MOH gets boost in infectious disease surveillance

MOH gets boost in infectious disease surveillance

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will be able to remotely monitor people who may have infectious diseases, with the passing of the Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Bill yesterday.

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S'pore to review adoption law and look into surrogacy issue

S'pore to review adoption law and look into surrogacy issue

Focus will be on strengthening adoption Act to better reflect public policy - which in turn reflects values of broad society.

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IHiS fires two staff, slaps penalties on five senior management figures

IHiS fires two staff, slaps penalties on five senior management figures

The disciplinary action follows the release of a 453-page public report last week by the Committee of Inquiry probing the incident.

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More payment services to be regulated by MAS

More payment services to be regulated by MAS

The Payment Services Act will also impose limits on how much personal mobile wallets can hold, and how much money can be transferred out to accounts other than the user's designated bank accounts in a year, among others.

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