In Memory of Mr Goh Joon Seng (1935-2021)

Mr Goh Joon Seng received his LL.B. degree from the University of Singapore in 1962. He was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore on 1 April 1963 and to that of West Malaysia in the following year.  He practised at the Bar until his appointment as a Judicial Commissioner on 1 October 1990 and Judge of the Supreme Court on 15 November 1990. He retired from the Supreme Court Bench on 22 March […]


AMENDMENTS TO THE COVID-19 (TEMPORARY MEASURES) ACT TO COVER ADDITIONAL CONTRACTS AND PROHIBIT UNILATERAL INCREASES IN CHARGES

This Law Update discusses the amendments to the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act and the related Regulations to include additional contracts relating to the sale and purchase of housing accommodation and to prohibit the unilateral increase of interest rates, imposition of additional charges and other types of actions.

https://www.leenlee.com.sg/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/AMENDMENTS-TO-THE-COVID-19-TEMPORARY-MEASURES-ACT-TO-COVER-ADDITIONAL-CONTRACTS-AND-PROHIBIT-UNILATERAL-INCREASES-IN-CHARGES.pdf


GENERAL MEETINGS OF MANAGEMENT CORPORATIONS (OTHER THAN FOR THE PURPOSE OF COLLECTIVE SALE) AMID COVID-19 SITUATION

This Law Update examines the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Alternative Arrangements for Meetings for Management Corporations, Subsidiary Management Corporations and Collective Sale Committees) Order 2020 which sets out how general meetings may be conducted partially or wholly by electronic means, during the period from 27 March 2020 up to and including 30 September 2020.

http://www.leenlee.com.sg/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/MCST_Meetings_by_Electronic_Means.pdf


Elvis Presley Impersonator’s Creditor Fails in Bid to Garnish Alleged Debt Due from Country Club

In Sunny Metal & Engineering Pte Ltd v Lee Xin Ben Jimmy (Serangoon Gardens Country Club, garnishee) [2019] SGHC 135, the High Court discusses the burden of proof on the judgment creditor and whether a garnishee who has handed a cheque to the judgment debtor is obliged to stop payment on the cheque.

Elvis Presley Impersonator’s Creditor Fails in Bid to Garnish Alleged Debt Due from Country Club