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Lawyers in Dubai
24 Oct 2019

Singapore Criminal Law: Understanding Common Intention

Common Intention Under Singapore Criminal Law Introduction The settlement in the former British crown colony on the Strait of Malacca which consists of four trade centres, namely, Penang, Singapore, Malacca and Labuan often referred to as the Straits Settlement which was taken over by the British East Indian Company. The…

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arbitration lawyers in Dubai
08 Sep 2019

A Guide on Dispute Resolution in Singapore

A Guide to Dispute Resolution in Singapore Introduction A conflict is virtually inevitable wherever there is human interaction. Some of these conflicts may erupt a dispute in any structure of interaction or relationship, and others may perhaps result in a multifarious international hostility and confrontation. Successively, dispute resolution processes have…

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arbitration lawyers in Dubai
06 May 2019

Arbitration before Singapore International Arbitration Centre

Singapore International Arbitration Centre Singapore has been growing in popularity for international arbitration with the support of the government’s policy to facilitate the best arbitration Centre in the region. The tremendous growth of the Chinese and Indian economy in the last few decades drives Asian markets to the next level.…

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Criminal Lawyers in Abu Dhabi
14 Feb 2019

Laws and Regulations on Illegal Drugs : Singapore

 “Wasted? So is your life”- Drug laws in Singapore Singapore by far has the toughest drug laws in the world. The country’s strong and determined hold on the Misuse of Drugs Act has implemented a penalty for even possessing a small amount of illegal narcotic substance. In fact, the country…

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Criminal Lawyers in Dubai
10 Jan 2019

Criminal Law: Changes to Penal Code of Singapore

Prospective Amendments to Singapore’s Penal Code (Original Enactment: Ordinance 4 of 1871) Date Commenced: 16 September 1872 In July 2016, Singapore established a Penal Code review committee intended to perform a comprehensive assessment of the legal provisions currently protecting marginalized communities and members of the adolescent demographic. As of September…

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Lawyers in Dubai
01 Jul 2018

Trademark Registration in Asia

Trademark Registration in Asian Countries Country and Applicable Legislation Length of Trademark (in years) Trademark Definition Eligible Applicants Documentation Requirement Language Requirement and Procedures Treaty/ Classification Treaty/Classification Benefits Afghanistan The Trademark Law Number effective from 1 September 2009 (as amended) repealing Trademark Regulations issued on 20 September 1960. 10 Article 2…

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Lawyers in Dubai
01 Jun 2018

Registration of Trademarks : Asia (Part II of II)

Trademark Registration in Asian Countries Country and Applicable Legislation Length of Trademark (in years) Trademark Definition Eligible Applicants Documentation Requirement Language Requirement and Procedures Treaty/ Classification Treaty/Classification Benefits Kazakhstan  Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No.456 of July 26, 1999, on Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Origin (2012) Law on…

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Lawyers in Sharjah, Lawyers in Singapore
25 Mar 2018

The Singapore Companies Act

The Singapore companies act Singapore is famous for three major things; finance, commerce, and transport. It is a “technology ready” nation. The country is also eminent for its laws and regulations, where amongst them are laws regulating the companies. The Companies Act 1967 was the primary piece of legislation which was…

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Aviation Law Firms in Dubai
21 Nov 2017

Technical Aspects of Aircraft Lease

Technical Aspects of Aircraft Lease (Part II of II) In the previous issue, we discussed the various categories of aircraft lease such as a wet lease, dry lease, and damp lease. We also covered broadly the legal requirements for leasing an aircraft in the UAE and its implications. The aviation…

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Law Firms in Singapore
24 May 2017

The New Takeover and Merger Code of Singapore

The new Takeover and Merger Code of Singapore   Our current capitalistic society has created an atmosphere of intense competition. Of course, competition isn’t the worst thing in the world, being one of the most important reasons we get the high-quality products and services that we do. Consumerism is only…

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Islamic Finance Lawyers in Dubai
01 Aug 2016

Clash of Jurisdictions: Applicability of Islamic Finance Principles under English Law

Clash of Jurisdictions Applicability of Islamic Finance Principles under English Law As in any religion, one may argue, there exists a spectrum of devout belief spanning from those who strictly follow the teachings of the Qur’an, to those that rarely feel the impact of their faith on a daily basis.…

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Singapore Law Firm. Lawyers in Sinagpore
08 Jun 2016

Joint Ventures in Singapore

Joint Venture in Singapore "If you do not seek out allies and helpers, then you will be isolated and weak." Sun Tzu, Art of War   More than 10,000 JVs and many more contractual alliances have been launched in the last few years. Based on reports, the largest JVs represent…

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