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Developments in Mediation : A Practical View

Lee & Lee, in collaboration with the Singapore Mediation Centre, organized a joint seminar, “Developments in Mediation : A Practical View”, on 27 April 2017.

The topics discussed at the seminar included the recent developments in mediation related legislation (such as the Mediation Act and the Employment Claims Act), the benefits of mediation and its processes, the role of the Singapore Mediation Centre in Singapore’s  dispute resolution landscape, and practical points concerning the drafting of mediated settlement agreements.

The speakers were Mr […]


Strata Titles Board affirms legal position that safety is paramount and orders MCST to allow a subsidiary proprietor to install safety grilles

This Case Update covers the Strata Titles Board’s decision in Zou Xiong v MCST Plan No. 2360 (“19 Shelford”). The Board affirmed the legal position that safety is paramount and ordered the management corporation to allow the subsidiary proprietor to install safety grilles.

Strata Titles Board affirms legal position that safety is paramount and orders MCST to allow a subsidiary proprietor to install safety grilles


“Strata titles board holds that it cannot interfere with decisions made in compliance with procedural requirements and where parties vote in favor of their own commercial position” by Toh Kok Seng and Daniel Chen

Lee & Lee’s update covers the Strata Titles Board’s decision in Soo Kee Investment Pte Ltd v The Management Corporation Strata Title Plan No. 0661, STB 65 of 2016.

Strata titles board holds that it cannot interfere with decisions made in compliance with procedural requirements and where parties vote in favor of their own commercial position


Major Litigation Victory for Client

Our firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department achieved a major victory for our clients in the Singapore High Court after a lengthy trial which lasted about 30 days against 5 defendants represented by 3 sets of lawyers. Mr Quek Mong Hua, who heads the Department, led our team of lawyers to win a judgment for an amount together with interest and costs in excess of S$4 million.

The dispute traversed complex issues connected with a property investment scam and a fraudulent […]