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Archive: April 2020

This article examines and evaluates the underlying circumstances where the lawyer or law firm concerned may be held to owe an equitable duty of confidence to an adversary in Singapore, when acting for different clients in successive claims against the

This article looks at driving disqualification orders, which are mandatory under section 3 of the Motor Vehicles (Third-Party Risks and Compensation) Act, unless the offender shows that there are “special reasons”. First, the article unpicks the sentencing objectives of driving

The use of blockchain to store personal data is a recent illustration of the classic clash between law and technology. Decentralisation and immutability are distinguishing features of blockchain. However, data protection framework commonly prescribes for data correction and removal. The

Legal Technology in Singapore Technology is changing the way legal services are delivered and will help

Dear Amicus Agony, I am a junior associate in a small firm with two partners. The mentor

BURTON ONG & BENJAMIN WONG. Academy Publishing, 2019. (Not so) many years ago, when I had

Articles From This Month's Issue

This article examines and evaluates the underlying circumstances where the lawyer or law firm concerned may be held to owe an equitable

This article looks at driving disqualification orders, which are mandatory under section 3 of the Motor Vehicles (Third-Party Risks and Compensation) Act,

The use of blockchain to store personal data is a recent illustration of the classic clash between law and technology. Decentralisation and

Maintaining Connection at a Time of Distancing As members know from Prime Minister’s announcement on 21 April, the Circuit Breaker period will be

Dear Rajan, Today is 31 December 2020. I am the Corona Virus. I am still here. I am not gone. I do not want

Law Firms – Low Hanging Fruit for Hackers and Scammers All law firms are vulnerable to data security breaches, regardless of size and

Legal Technology in Singapore Technology is changing the way legal services are delivered and will help power the growth and development of Singapore

Dear Amicus Agony, I am a junior associate in a small firm with two partners. The mentor whom I work with the most, specialises

BURTON ONG & BENJAMIN WONG. Academy Publishing, 2019. (Not so) many years ago, when I had just embarked on the study of law,

The articles above are from the April 2020 issue of the Law Gazette.