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October 24, 2016
In Nam Hong Construction & Engineering Pte Ltd v Kori Construction (S) Pte Ltd  SGCA 42, the Court of Appeal (CA) firstly, affirmed the High Court decision that a disjunctive interpretation of the term “structural steelwork” under s 2(1)(d) of the Building Control Act (BCA) should be adopted. Secondly, it held that the licensing regime under Part VA BCA does not apply to subcontractors.
This update takes a closer look at the Court of Appeal’s landmark decision. Read more
October 20, 2016
Welcome to the 5th issue of the Dentons Rodyk Reporter in 2016. Read more
The plaintiff applied to set aside three arbitral awards. The first was awarded on the merits which was challenged on the basis that the arbitrator had totally failed to consider or understand the plaintiff’s evidence and submissions and therefore, there was a breach of natural justice which prejudiced the plaintiff. The second and third arbitral awards were challenged on the basis that both had been made functus officio – the arbitrator had dealt with the issue of costs in the first arbitral award, but realised he had mistakenly done so and therefore withdrew it in the second arbitral award, and later issued a third arbitral award to deal with costs. Read more
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Singapore, SingaporeNovember 4, 2016
Join Dentons Rodyk and Corum Group for the most up-to-date Tech M&A conference for executives and buyers in software, IT and related technology. Read more
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June 28, 2016
May 20, 2016
Dentons Rodyk celebrated its launch on June 21, 2016, with a dinner for its clients at the historic The Clifford Pier restaurant in the Fullerton Bay Hotel, situated along the Marina Bay in Singapore's central business district. Read more
April 25, 2016
Dentons Global Vice-Chair and Singapore Chief Executive Officer Philip Jeyaretnam, SC, was named "Managing Partner of the Year" at the Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Awards on May 20, 2016. Read more
Global law firm Dentons and Rodyk, the oldest and one of the most prestigious law firms in Singapore, today formalized their combination. The launch follows the initial announcement of both firms' intent to combine last November after a vote by partners of both firms endorsing the combination. Read more
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