Indian Supreme Court makes ground breaking decision on the issue of seat of a foreign arbitration

This article examines the unconventional but welcome pro-business approach taken by the Indian Supreme Court. Background: In April 2021, the Supreme Court of India decided a civil appeal arising out of an arbitration award, filed by PASL Wind Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (“the Appellant”). The award was passed pursuant to an arbitration agreement under a settlement […]

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Impacts That Inflation Has On Businesses: The Good &The Bad

For businesses to succeed, it is crucial for business owners to understand the key factors that impact their bottom line. One of which is inflation. On an average day, the inflation rate is targeted to increase at two per cent each year. However, with the current situation, many nations around the world are seeing an […]

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A closer look at the offence of obstruction of justice in Singapore (section 204a penal code)

In an interview with CNA, Chooi Jing Yen shared his views on the offence of Obstructing Justice in Singapore, found in Section 204A of the Penal Code. He also shared how the law may affect tip-offs about police raids and traffic offences. 1. The Offence of Obstruction of Justice in Singapore Section 204A of the […]

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Regulatory update on tax treatment of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)

Introduction In our earlier CNPupdate article published on 27 September 2018, we discussed the tax implications in relation to Initial Coin Offerings (“ICOs”). Subsequently, we published a two-part series providing an update on the then latest tax guidelines issued by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (“IRAS”), viz. the e-Tax Guide on the Goods and Services Tax treatment […]

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Want To Have A Successful Business?

It is important for businesses to manage business risks and make informed decisions. We are able to offer insights across geographies, helping you to efficiently navigate the global regulatory landscape.  We analyse your business in depth to manage risks and improve financial accountability. In doing so, we help you increase stakeholder and investor confidence in […]

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Wire Fraud And Recovery Options In Singapore And Hong Kong

This is a joint article by Chooi Jing Yen and Ng Yuan Siang of Eugene Thuraisingam LLP in Singapore, and Kenix Yuen and Ashima Sood of Gall Solicitors in Hong Kong. Recent Trends in Types of Wire Fraud There has been a dramatic increase in wire fraud globally. Hong Kong and Singapore are no exceptions. According to the Cyber Security and […]

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CNPLaw LLP advised Kratos Communications SAS.

Key Partner: Bill Jamieson CNPLaw LLP advised Kratos Communications SAS (“Kratos Communications “) on the transfer of the satellite communications services business conducted through a branch in Singapore to a new subsidiary. Following the transfer, the Singapore subsidiary will continue to provide satellite services to customers in Asia Pacific. Kratos develops and fields transformative, affordable […]

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Wire Fraud And Recovery Options In Singapore And Hong Kong

This is a joint article by Chooi Jing Yen and Ng Yuan Siang of Eugene Thuraisingam LLP in Singapore, and Kenix Yuen and Ashima Sood of Gall Solicitors in Hong Kong. Recent Trends in Types of Wire Fraud There has been a dramatic increase in wire fraud globally. Hong Kong and Singapore are no exceptions. According to the Cyber Security and […]

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Sanctions And Investigations

Preparing for and Managing Corporate Investigations, Volume 1 Issue 9, June 2022 1. Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is well-known for its dispute resolution practice, specialising in corporate investigations amongst other practice areas. Can you please elucidate for us what an internal investigation of a corporation entails from a legal perspective? Each investigation will differ slightly depending on the […]

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