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Pathway to world access

Pathway to world access

Mark Wong, a Partner at Duane Morris & Selvam LLP, forayed into the French and Chinese markets more than a decade ago and is a pioneer in BRI legal services.

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[GBR] Anti-suit injunction enforces the contractual agreement to arbitrate

In Catlin Syndicate v Weyerhaeuser Company, the English High Court found granted the claimant insurer an anti-suit injunction to restrain a non-EU defendant insured from breaching a contractually agreed arbitration clause.

GrabTaxi Holdings being sued by Singapore firm over Internet domain name

GrabTaxi Holdings being sued by Singapore firm over Internet domain name

GrabTaxi Holdings is being sued by a Singapore-based company over an alleged agreement that both parties had over the Indonesian Internet domain name, “grab.co.id”.

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Supreme Court Case Summary: BCBC Singapore Pte Ltd and another v PT Bayan Resources TBK and another [2019] SGHC(I) 1

SICC holds that the first plaintiff had the ability to fund a joint venture company.

TV host sues F&B firm that took over his Thai eatery chain

TV host sues F&B firm that took over his Thai eatery chain

Television host Pornsak Prajakwit and his business partner, who received $2 for selling 60 per cent of their shares in the Thai restaurant chain they founded, are suing the food and beverage company that took over the business.

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SGX RegCo consults on changes to regulation of issue managers and listings review process

This article highlights the key features of the consultation, which closed on 28 Dec 2018. the scope includes the responsibilities and independence of issue managers.

RJC Resource Pte Ltd and another v Koh Lee Hoo [2018] SGHC 278

Contract — Fraudulent Misrepresentation

Revised code of corporate governance and consequential amendments to the SGX listing rules

This article discusses some of the key changes to the Code, and the corporate governance advisory committee which the MAS expects to establish by the end of this year.

OUE Lippo Healthcare gets High Court nod to continue Crest suit

OUE Lippo Healthcare gets High Court nod to continue Crest suit

The disputes stem from 2016, when fund manager Crest Capital appointed receivers over the shares of three subsidiaries of OUE Lippo Healthcare, which was then called International Healthway Corporation, after sending them notices of default.

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OUE Lippo Healthcare gains court OK to continue suit against Crest funds

OUE Lippo Healthcare gains court OK to continue suit against Crest funds

The disputes stem from 2016, when fund manager Crest Capital appointed receivers over the shares of three subsidiaries of OUE Lippo Healthcare after sending them notices of default.

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Examining the application of “time is of the essence” in the law on breach of contract

PT Surya Citra Multimedia v Brightpoint Singapore Pte Ltd [2018] SGHC 24 highlights the difficult tensions between an eclectic body of precedents on this phrase.

Disruption in the global trading system: Implications for businesses in Singapore

This article provides a broad overview of recent changes to the global trading environment and an analysis of the implications for businesses in Singapore.

Ex-NSP chief appeals against summons over $206k loan

Ex-NSP chief appeals against summons over $206k loan

Politician says plaintiff gave him money as down payment for iron ore deal, not a loan.

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Is corporate governance in Singapore on a downward trajectory?

Is corporate governance in Singapore on a downward trajectory?

More discussion about investor protection and minority shareholder rights is needed.

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Hyflux suspends contract for desalination package in Iran

Hyflux suspends contract for desalination package in Iran

Company says it is unable to maintain the banking support to receive payment for works to be performed under the contract

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SGX to implement T+2 settlement cycle and other changes to settlement framework on 10 December 2018

On 13 Nov, SGX announced that it will be launching a new securities settlement and depository framework and system on 10 Dec.

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