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High roller can now contest casino's $10m suit

High roller can now contest casino's $10m suit

The High Court has set aside a $10 million default judgment against an Australian-Chinese tycoon for alleged casino debts and allowed his appeal to enter his defence and contest the case in a court trial.

Ex-Georgian PM's suit to have case heard in S'pore court dismissed

Ex-Georgian PM's suit to have case heard in S'pore court dismissed

Former Georgian prime minister Bidzina Ivanishvili failed to have a lawsuit against a Swiss bank involving a US$1.1 billion (S$1.5 billion) trust heard in a court in Singapore instead of Geneva.

SCK Serijadi Sdn Bhd v Artison Interior Pte Ltd [2018] SGHC 8

Civil procedure — Stay of proceedings

BMI Tax Services Pte Ltd v Heng Keok Meng and others [2019] SGHC 9

Civil Procedure — Striking out

Civil Procedure — Striking out
Apex court hears Li Shengwu's appeal in contempt of court case

Apex court hears Li Shengwu's appeal in contempt of court case

His lawyer and AGC debate court order allowing papers to be served on him in the US.

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Administration of estate: applicable time bar for claims against the deceased’s estate

An issue may arise if a significant period of time has elapsed between the date on which the debt was payable and the date that a claim is made to recover the said debt from the Estate.

Journals Online: Novel issues of litigation and without prejudice privilege in multi-party civil proceedings

This article discusses the novel issues raised by United Overseas Bank Ltd v Lippo Marina Collection Pte Ltd [2018] 4 SLR 391.

Supreme Court Case Summary: ARW v Comptroller of Income Tax and another and another appeal [2018] SGCA 85

CA allows the AG to intervene on public interest privilege; grants extension of time for the CIT to request for further arguments and to admit further evidence to the HC.

Third-party funding – taking stock

This article traces the introduction of third-party legislation in Singapore and HK, followed by an assessment of the status quo.

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