Can A Witness Be Sued? – The Scope of Lawful Means Conspiracy

The Singapore High Court in Ling Mang Khong Stanley v Teo Chee Siong & Ors (Yeo Boon Hwa, third party) [2013] SGHC 58* struck out third party proceedings brought by the Defendants against the key witness (Third Party) while the main Suit was still ongoing. The totality of the circumstances suggested that the third party proceedings were…

Stop the Catfight: Mediation as an Alternative to Litigation

Settle with your opponent quickly while on the way to court with him. Otherwise your opponent will hand you over to the judge, and the judge will hand you over to the guard, and you will be thrown into prison. Amen, I say to you, you will not be released until you have paid the…

Lonely at the Top: How to Find a Good Lawyer, Part 2

Lawyers are like a box of chocolates. You never know what you gonna get. Now that we understand some of the key attributes to look out for in a good litigation lawyer, as well as bearing in mind your needs and budget, let us explore some ways by which to find a suitable good lawyer.

Lonely at the Top: How to Find a Good Lawyer, Part 1

You wish to sue someone or have been sued by someone. You feel like you are standing at the edge of the mountain peak all alone. First things first: You need to find a good lawyer. But how do you find one (if any exists) and what qualities should you be looking out for? Are…