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Confusion in Malaysia as govt refuses to explain ending of Covid-19 emergency laws

Straits Times 27 Jul 2021
Democratic Action Party deputy chairman Gobind Singh Deo asked ... As the revocation has not been gazetted, it has also left lawyers unsure about how to advise their clients ... Lawyers contacted by The Straits Times said they were "honestly waiting for confirmation" on how to proceed with cases in which their clients would be affected ... More on this topic....
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Confusion in Malaysia over emergency law

Straits Times 27 Jul 2021
Democratic Action Party deputy chairman Gobind Singh Deo asked ... As the revocation has not been gazetted, it has also left lawyers unsure about how to advise their clients ... Lawyers contacted by The Straits Times said they were "honestly waiting for confirmation" on how to proceed in cases in which their clients would be affected ... .......
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TOC rejects apology request from son of elderly woman in Yishun incident who has dementia

Straits Times 23 Jul 2021
Shanmugam. The incident was outlined by the son's lawyer, Mr Anand Nalachandran of Forte Law, in his first letter to TOC. The Straits Times obtained that and subsequent letters with the son's permission, on condition of his anonymity. The first, dated July 7, said ... TOC was given until July 12 to respond ... More on this topic. � .......
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TOC rejects request by son of woman with dementia to apologise for video interview

Straits Times 23 Jul 2021
Shanmugam. The incident was outlined by the son's lawyer, Mr Anand Nalachandran of Forte Law, in his first letter to TOC. The Straits Times obtained that and subsequent letters with the son's permission, on condition of his anonymity. The first, dated July 7, said ... TOC was given until July 12 to respond ... He added ... .......
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Japan's organisational culture behind corporate scandals: Experts

Straits Times 18 Jul 2021
Last month, a probe by independent lawyers found that tech giant Toshiba had colluded with the ... Top corporate governance lawyer Shin Ushijima told The Straits Times that Japan's traditional lifetime employment and seniority-based hierarchy form the backdrop of the problems....
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Japan Inc hit by two corporate governance scandals in as many months

Straits Times 18 Jul 2021
Last month, a probe by independent lawyers found that tech giant Toshiba had colluded with the ... Top corporate governance lawyer Shin Ushijima told The Straits Times that Japan's traditional lifetime employment and seniority-based hierarchy form the backdrop of the problems....
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Aboriginal-owned law firm looking to give mob a seat at the corporate table

NIT 06 Jul 2021
Building the presence of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lawyers in the corporate world, Keighran Legal + Advisory is a newly launched Aboriginal-owned and operated corporate law firm ... “I was able to walk in two worlds, I was a corporate lawyer that made partnership at one of the biggest law firms in the globe,” said Keighran....
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ParentsNext was meant to help single mothers go back to work. Instead it feels like a new abusive relationship

The Observer 25 Jun 2021
ParentsNext is hurting parents ... to make it easier for mothers, and especially Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers, to participate in the labour market ... Read more ... The program is also deliberately targeted towards Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander parents ... Human rights lawyers argue it is racially discriminatory ... Anonymous. Read more ... ....
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13 months' jail for former part-time taxi driver who molested female passenger

Straits Times 14 Jun 2021
SINGAPORE - A former part-time taxi driver was sentenced on Monday (June 14) to 13 months' jail for molesting a female passenger in 2019 ... Lawyer Raphael Louis, who represents Yusoof, earlier told The Straits Times that his client is a truck driver who was a part-time taxi driver at the time of the offence ... She then woke up, he claimed ... � .......
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Racist comments made in public may break laws: Lawyers

Straits Times 09 Jun 2021
SINGAPORE - From the Penal Code to the Protection from Harassment Act, lawyers say Singapore has a range of laws to guard against racist comments ... Ms Diana Ngiam, one of his lawyers, told The Straits Times that her client did not specially direct the tweets at any individual....
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Several laws here to guard against racist comments: Lawyers

Straits Times 09 Jun 2021
From the Penal Code to the Protection from Harassment Act, lawyers say Singapore has a range of laws to guard against racist comments ... Ms Diana Ngiam, one of his lawyers, told The Straits Times that her client did not specially direct the tweets at any individual ... Lawyers point out ......
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ST launches joint second annual survey to identify Singapore's best law firms

Straits Times 07 Jun 2021
SINGAPORE - Following its successful debut last year, the second annual survey to identify Singapore's best law firms has been jointly launched by The Straits Times and German-based research firm Statista ... The results will be published by The Straits Times in November....
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Delhi HC pulls up BRO, directs it to pay a year’s salary to family of ...

Indian Express 07 Jun 2021
Subhan Ali was an Indian Engineering Services (IES) officer ... Leh was his first posting ... On Saturday, the petitioner’s lawyers submitted in court that “in spite of the family of the petitioner being in dire financial straits and in spite of the period of four weeks granted” by the court being over, no payment was made ... But no payment was made ... Tags ... ....
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