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Hiring a Private Investigator for Adultery

Clients who suspect that their spouse is cheating on them are usually plagued with frustration, uncertainty, and grief. ...
surrogacy law singapore

Surrogacy and the Law – Frequently Asked Questions

The issue of surrogacy has been in the limelight as a result of a recent landmark High Court decision where a Singaporean gay man was legally allowed to adopt his biological child who was born through a surrogate mother in the US. In this article, we will be sharing with you some of the frequently ...
adoption in singapore

Singapore High Court Allows Gay Man to Legally Adopt his Surrogate Son

A quick Google search with the keywords “Singapore Gay Man Case” will result in articles from different online sources on the landmark High Court case that allowed a Singaporean gay man to ...
matrimonial assets

Compensation Monies and Matrimonial Assets

In our line of work, we see the strongest relationships break down that tugs our heartstrings. Yet most rewardingly, we are tasked with the noble job of listening to clients share their personal stories and helping them move on with their lives – one step at a time. Our experienced Singapore Divorce lawyers are family ...
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Trusts and Divorce

Divorces between financially sophisticated spouses often involves judges and lawyers encountering trusts issues when the topics of maintenance and the division of matrimonial assets arise. ...
assault

Criminal Force & Assault – s350 and 351 of the Penal Code

When is a person guilty of using “criminal force”? Criminal force under Section 350 is a charge that is taken very seriously in Singapore. This is especially when criminal force is used in furtherance of sexual crimes such as outrage of modesty or in cases of wrongful confinement as well as cases which deter a ...
child maintenance

Can I be Forced to Maintain a Child Even Though I am not the Parent?

I’m not a parent. Can the court still force me to pay for a child’s maintenance? ...
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Theft – s378 of the Penal Code

This blog post will first lay out the general elements of theft under Section 378 of the Penal Code. ...
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Agreements Entered into During Marriage – How Valid are they?

Does the law recognize agreements I entered into with my other spouse? ...