Legal Updates & Publications

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Legal Updates

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  • Lenders, Liquidators and Caveats

    17 April 2020

    The recent High Court case of Aavanti Offshore Pte Ltd (in creditors’ voluntary liquidation) v Bab Al Khail General Trading and another [2020] SGHC 50 highlighted the importance for lenders in secured financing transactions to follow through with the...

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  • Alternative arrangements for meetings during COVID-19

    17 April 2020

    On 13 April 2020, alternative meeting arrangements were prescribed for meetings where personal attendance is provided for in written law or certain legal instruments. On the same day, the MAS, ACRA and SGX Regco have also issued a checklist to guide ...

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  • Green light at the SMC for SOPA adjudications

    16 April 2020

    This update highlights the key aspects of the Singapore Mediation Centre's new Supplementary Rules for electronic filing for adjudications under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act. It is very much business as usual in ...

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  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Lending & Secured Finance 2020 – Singapore chapter

    15 April 2020

    Head of Banking & Finance, Pauline Chong, and Deputy Head Renu Menon, as well as Directors Blossom Hing and Ong Ken Loon co-authored the Singapore chapter in the International Comparative Legal Guide to Lending & Secured Finance 2020 that was recentl...

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  • COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020

    09 April 2020

    On 7 April 2020, the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 (the COVID-19 Act) was passed by the Singapore Parliament. We set out the policy considerations underpinning the COVID-19 Act, as well as further details on the operation of the COVID-19 Act...

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  • The Prosecution’s additional disclosure obligations: A potential game changer in criminal proceedings

    09 April 2020

    The recent Court of Appeal case of Muhammad Nabill bin Mohd Fuad v PP [2020] SGCA 25 is a potential game changer for criminal proceedings. It significantly levels the playing field and the information disparity between the Prosecution and the Defence...

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  • Understanding the Circuit Breaker

    07 April 2020

    On 3 April 2020, the Singapore government announced significantly stricter measures in limiting the spread of COVID-19 in Singapore. We provide details of this “circuit breaker” as well as discuss the new measures in place and how it may affect your ...

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  • Retaining employees and managing manpower due to COVID-19 in Singapore

    07 April 2020

    This update sets out the Government support, as at 6 April 2020, to help employers retain their local employees, and the measures that employers can consider to manage excess manpower due to the COVID-19 situation.

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  • [Covid-19 Global Pandemic] Measures to aid with credit for businesses and SMEs

    06 April 2020

    The Covid-19 pandemic has had significant and unprecedented impact on every industry. This update highlights the key financing schemes which are administered by Enterprise Singapore and the recent enhancements arising from the Covid-19 situation whic...

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  • MAS imposes first civil penalty for failure to disclose shareholding interests

    06 April 2020

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) recently imposed the first civil penalty on an investor for failing to comply with the shareholding interests disclosure requirements found in the Securities and Futures Act (Cap. 289).

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