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Thanakharn Kasikorn Thai Chamkat (Mahachon) v Akai Holdings Ltd (in liquidation)

Hong Kong - April 29 2011 Where a company purported to enter into a loan and security transaction with a bank where the transaction displayed clear issues of conflict of interest issues in relation to the company's CEO, held that the bank could not assert that the CEO had apparent authority to enter into the transaction

Sembcorp Marine Ltd v PPL Holdings Pte Ltd 2013 SGCA 43 (Singapore, Court of Appeal, 25 July 2013)

Singapore - November 12 2013 Sembcorp Marine Ltd. ("Sembcorp Marine") and PPL Holdings Pte Ltd ("PPL Holdings") had entered into a joint venture agreement ("JVA") to set up a

A court must examine the entire factual matrix of the case to determine if the facts show that the beneficiary of an on-demand performance bond had acted unconscionably and without good faith when making a call on the demand, and if it had, the court woul

Singapore - May 31 2012 The Court of Appeal recently considered when it would be unconscionable for a beneficiary of an on-demand performance bond to make a call on the bond

Pearson & Ors v Lehman Brothers Finance SA & Ors 2010 EWHC 2914 (CH) (England, High Court, 19 November 2010)

United Kingdom - February 10 2011 This case deals with the legal efficacy of a trust over shares held in a fluctuating account

Asia Pacific Publishing Pte Ltd v Pioneers & Leaders (Publishers) Pte Ltd 2011 SGCA 37 (Singapore, Court of Appeal, 27 July 2011)

Singapore - October 19 2011 The Singapore Court of Appeal has, in a recent decision concerning a copyright infringement claim, reversed the decision of the High Court on the issue of whether a company, as opposed to a natural person, be an "author" of a work for the purposes of copyright law

Singapore High Court affirms that a party may obtain restraint orders ahead of any application for the calling of a creditors’ meeting for the purposes of putting a company under a scheme of arrangement

Singapore - January 8 2016 In Re Conchubar Aromatics Ltd 2015 SGHC 322, the Singapore High Court allowed the application by the three applicant companies (who were

SGX listing manual update: minimum trading price

Singapore - December 14 2015 On 2 March 2015, the SGX imposed a new requirement for all issuers listed on the SGX Mainboard (including REITs and Business Trusts) to meet a minimum

Executive Summary - 23 November 2015

Singapore - November 24 2015 The 2nd plaintiff incorporated the 1st plaintiff company, which bought and sold electrical equipment, whilst in partnership with the 2nd defendant

China further eases controls over foreign investment in several industries

China - November 18 2015 On 6 November 2015, the Ministry of Commerce ("MofCom") of the People's Republic of China ("PRC") and the State Administration of Foreign Exchange

Executive Summary

Singapore - November 6 2015 The Defendant served 2 payment claims on the Plaintiff for work done up to end of November 2014 in the month of December 2014. It was common ground