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30 April 2020
SGCA cla­ri­fies ap­plic­able stand­ard of re­view in dis­missal of wind­ing-up...
The coronavir­us pan­dem­ic has left com­pan­ies in­creas­ingly con­cerned about the pos­sib­il­ity of wind­ing-up as a res­ult of a fail­ure to pay debts. In a situ­ation where a party’s dis­puted debt is sub­ject to an ar­bit­ra­tion clause, the debt­or may wish to seek a s
13 September 2016
Olswang ex­pands Asia-Pa­cific pres­ence to Korea
29 April 2020
Busi­nesses turn to elec­tron­ic / di­git­al sig­na­tures as re­mote work­ing be­comes...
As work­place clos­ures and so­cial dis­tan­cing have rendered phys­ic­al sign­ing of doc­u­ments lo­gist­ic­ally chal­len­ging, if not im­possible, many busi­nesses are turn­ing to tech­no­lo­gies such as Doc­uSign or ap­ply­ing sig­na­tures cre­ated from oth­er pro­grammes such as
01 September 2017
CMS form­al­ises law al­li­ance with Hol­born Law in Singa­pore
28 April 2020
Ad­vising the board on in­solv­ency risk in Singa­pore
13 November 2017
Ana­lys­ing FinTech 2.0: CMS re­leases white­pa­per ex­amin­ing trans­form­at­ive...
16 April 2020
The COV­ID-19 (Tem­por­ary Meas­ures) Act 2020 – Un­com­mon Re­lief for Un­com­mon...
On 7 April 2020, the Singa­pore Par­lia­ment passed the COV­ID-19 (Tem­por­ary Meas­ures) Act 2020 (the “Act”). Amongst oth­er things, the Act is tar­geted at provid­ing tem­por­ary re­lief from cer­tain leg­al ob­lig­a­tions in light of the cur­rent coronavir­us pan­dem­ic. I
06 February 2018
Sri Lanka’s 70th In­de­pend­ence Day Spe­cial Up­date: Singa­pore and Sri Lanka...
15 April 2020
The ap­pear­ance of COV­ID-19 throws spot­light on cor­por­ate sub­stance
The ease of set­ting up and main­tain­ing an in­vest­ment hold­ing com­pany in Singa­pore makes the city-state a fa­voured des­tin­a­tion for for­eign in­vestors and busi­ness founders. Amid its stable polit­ic­al en­vir­on­ment, stra­tegic geo­graph­ic loc­a­tion and re­li­able ju
23 January 2018
Singa­pore passes bill for Singa­pore In­ter­na­tion­al Com­mer­cial Court to hear...
15 April 2020
The SI­AC An­nu­al Re­port 2019: Find­ings and Takeaways in the light of COV­ID-19
In its re­cently re­leased An­nu­al Re­port 2019 (the “Re­port”), the Singa­pore In­ter­na­tion­al Ar­bit­ra­tion Centre (“SI­AC”) con­tin­ues to re­port strong growth and pos­it­ive num­bers. We provide a sum­mary of the Re­port’s find­ings and a few key takeaways, par­tic­u­larly
17 October 2017
TAFEP In­tro­duces Tri­part­ite Stand­ard on Flex­ible Work Ar­range­ments