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Joint and Mutual Wills in Singapore

Gloria James-Civetta & Co There are various types of wills. The more common types in Singapore are simple wills, joint wills and mutual wills. ...
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Will Writing Services

A Will with 2 Executors An executor is someone that you appoint and name in your Will to administer your estate and distribute your assets after you have passed on. ...
division of assets

Women’s Charter Amendments 2011

The Women’s Charter governs the law of marriage and divorce, and recent amendments ...
divorce process singapore

Strategy for Obtaining Custody from a Narcissist Parent

When you decide to divorce a narcissistic spouse, you may feel relief at finally being able to distance yourself from their toxic behavior. But the situation is more complicated when you have children. ...
cohabitation

Cohabitation Without Marriage Pitfalls (Illegitimate Children)

The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) has recognised the family as a basic building block of our society, and has encouraged families to have children within marriages by providing benefits such as the Baby Bonus cash gift, housing benefits, and tax reliefs. But what happens if a child is born out of outside ...
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Child Maintenance During National Service

Some frequently asked questions from clients include whether or not they are entitled to financial support from their ex-spouses before or after their children are 21 years old, when their children are enlisted in National Service (“NS”). ...
lasting power of Attorney

Lasting Power of Attorney

Why you should apply for a Lasting Power of Attorney? Unless you already have a Power of Attorney ...
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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 ...
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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 ...