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Featuring regular postings on developments in litigation and international arbitration, this blog is written by specialist lawyers at RPC.

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Disputes Yearbook 2021: Civil Fraud

Topic: Commercial Disputes 06.05.2021 Read more
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Disputes Yearbook 2021: Financial disputes

Topic: Commercial Disputes 05.05.2021 Read more
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Court reviews witness’s reluctance to travel to Hong Kong because of COVID-19

Topic: Commercial Disputes 05.05.2021 Read more
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Hong Kong courts further expand remote hearings for civil cases

Topic: Commercial Disputes 20.01.2021 Read more
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Hong Kong courts – Latest guidance on COVID-19 measures

Topic: Commercial Disputes 10.12.2020 Read more
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Hong Kong courts keeping calm and carrying on

Topic: Commercial Disputes 11.11.2020 Read more
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Revisiting Your Multi-Tier Dispute Resolution Clauses

Topic: Commercial Disputes 31.07.2020 Read more
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Examining the time bar for causes of action for the tort of negligent misrepresentation

Topic: Commercial Disputes

Section 24A of Singapore’s Limitation Act (Cap. 163) provides, amongst other things, that the limitation period for any cause of action for damages for negligent misrepresentation accrues upon proof of damage in reliance of the negligent misrepresentation.

10.07.2020 Read more
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Arbitrable disputes in the context of winding up proceedings

Topic: Commercial Disputes 05.05.2020 Read more
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A Review in Confidence: Modernising the Law of Breach of Confidence in Singapore

Topic: Commercial Disputes

The elements for a claim for breach of confidence were trite, having been established more than 50 years ago in the English case of Coco v. AN Clark (Engineers) Ltd (1) and affirmed in numerous Singapore decisions (2) .

17.04.2020 Read more