ASEAN Plus Group Newsletter- Issue 4, Q3 2017

Azman JAAFAR

Welcome to the latest addition of our newslatter. I am glad to meet many of you during these past few months for the Taylor Wessing International Partners Conference in Barcelona as well as our APG Management Board Meeting in Singapore.<...

Issue 39b. Preserving the commercial value of a guarantee

Vernon Voon

In United Overseas Bank Ltd V Pereira Dennis John Sunny and another [2017] SGHC 66 (“UOB v Pereira”), the High Court considered a Registrat’s Appeal on the issue of whether a guarantor to a loan facility has the right t...

RHTrospect Issue 17 (Oct-Dec 2017)

RHTLaw TaylorWessing

Many people have negative perceptions of the word “nuclear”, feelings that have been compounded from nuclear disasters at Three Mile Island, Chernobyl and Fukashima. However, Singapore as a resource-constrained nation with li...

Issue 17c. Relevance of Swiss-style patent claims for second and subsequent medical uses

RHTLaw TaylorWessing

A recent 5-judge Singapore Court of Appeal (“CA”) decision has provided food for thought on the sufficiency of purpose-limited product claims for second and subsequent uses of a known substance or composition under section 14...