RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Rajan Menon Foundation on its successful registration as a Grant-making Philanthropic Organisation under the IRAS Tax Deduction Scheme with effect from 28 November 2016. As a registered Grant-making Philanthropic Organisation, RHT Rajan Menon Foundation may issue tax deduction receipts to its donors with respect to donations made to it. For further information, please contact Senior Partner Tan Chong Huat and Partner Kaylee Kwok.
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing Family & Matrimonial Partner Michelle Woodworth was featured in Her World Singapore in an article titled “Read this before calling your divorce lawyer”. The article highlighted new trends in family law such as how career women are increasingly expected to be self-sufficient. Michelle was quoted, “On Jan 15, 2016, the Court of Appeal delivered a seminal decision that, among other things, denied a working [female] divorcee nominal maintenance of $1 per month.” It also pointed out that while mothers retain an advantage, fathers may sometimes be awarded care and control of a child. Michelle recalled cases where the father was granted care and control “because he had lived with the
The ASEAN Plus Group (APG) congratulates our member firms on their largest law firm rankings, released by Asian Legal Business (ALB) for 2016. APG congratulates: RHTLaw Taylor Wessing on being ranked 7th largest in Singapore
Azmi & Associates on being ranked 7th largest in Malaysia
DR & AJU on being ranked 8th largest in South Korea
Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners on being ranked 6th largest in Indonesia
Lee & Li on retaining its 1st place ranking in Taiwan
Siam City Law Offices on being ranked 5th largest in Thailand
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing Vietnam on being ranked 9th in Vietnam
Villaraza & Angangco on being ranked 7th largest in Philippines The extensive regional reach and expertise of the APG sets us apart as it provides clients direct access to more than 1,000 legal professionals across 12 countries.