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18 July 2014
Following the commencement of "Phase I" of its mandatory reporting regime for OTC derivatives contracts, the MAS is now consulting the industry on "Phase II" of the regime in respect of FX derivatives and other proposed changes to the existing...
4 July 2014
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised the underwriters – Maybank Investment Bank Berhad, BNP Paribas and Credit Suisse -- on the international aspects of Icon Offshore Berhad's US$295 million Reg S IPO on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities...
1 July 2014
Singapore Court of Appeal overturns High Court decision and rules that 'Sand Ban' by Indonesian authorities frustrated supply contracts (Alliance Concrete Singapore Pte Ltd v Sato Kogyo (S) Pte Ltd  SGCA 35).
Singapore High Court finds that parties are presumed to have chosen the law of the seat as the proper law of the arbitration agreement
27 June 2014
The Singapore High Court recently found in FirstLink Investments Corp Ltd v GT Payment Pte Ltd and others  SGHCR 12 that where there is no express choice of law, the proper law of the arbitration agreement is generally the law of the seat (typically...
4 June 2014
Unfortunately for companies seeking a way to avoid liability in countries known for corruption, not knowing what a third party is doing on the company's behalf can be more dangerous than knowing. A company can protect itself against what it actually knows...
30 May 2014
Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has advised 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Berhad on the international law aspects of its 144A/Reg S US$225 million IPO on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. A total of 530,325,000 shares were sold at...
7 May 2014
International law firm Clifford Chance has advised Maybank Investment Bank Berhard as the placement agent on the international law aspects of the sale of 230 million shares of SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad by Seadrill Limited, which raised RM989 million (approximately...
7 May 2014
In this edition of Construction Case Watch we take a look at two Singapore Court decisions; the Supreme Court's decision in Jurong Primewide Pte Ltd v Moh Seng Cranes Pte Ltd in relation to who has a duty of care for safety on a construction site and also...
6 May 2014
A joint consultation paper (Paper) has been published by Australia, Korea, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand on the proposed rules and arrangements that will govern the operation of the Asia Region Funds Passport (ARFP). The ARFP will allow...
23 April 2014
A company in the midst of arbitration proceedings that discovers potential bribery related to the contract at issue faces inherently irreconcilable conflicts – does it attempt to confine the allegations within the arbitration proceeding or does it disclose...