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Deals/Cases


Some of the transactions we have been involved in:

  • Advised MSIG Insurance, a leading general insurance company, on matters relating to employment in Singapore.

  • Advised 2 US-based multinational companies, providing telecommunications operations and customer management services respectively on the termination of employees of their Singapore subsidiaries, and drafted the relevant agreements and documents.

  • Advised a multinational company on the applicability of Singapore law where an employee's employment contract was governed by foreign law, and whether there were any requirements that the employer had to comply with or any rights of the employee under Singapore law.

  • Advised a US company in its proposed acquisition of another company on its liabilities under Singapore law with regard to the target company's employees in Singapore.

  • Advised foreign companies on complying with Singapore's employment laws when employing or terminating the services of employees in Singapore.

  • Advised the regional director of a US based MNC on negotiation of a severance agreement following a takeover of the US parent company.

  • Advised various MNCs on drafting and negotiating severance agreements for senior employees, including directors of subsidiaries in Singapore and China.

  • Advised the employer on a summary dismissal of an employee for misconduct.

  • Advised various clients on transfers of employees as part of a business transfer and the application of the Employment Act.

  • Acted for a listed company in an action against the former CEO of one of the company's subsidiaries and others for breach of terms of employment, breach of fiduciary duties and issues of restraint of trade and non-competition. The firm was also involved in taking an injunction against the defendants.

  • Acted for the defendants, a local firm and its directors, against the plaintiff - founding member, director and shareholder of the company - who claimed damages for wrongful dismissal, tort of conspiracy, breach of shareholders' agreement and breach of natural justice.

  • Provided general legal advisory services to a Paris-based multinational company dealing in telecommunications equipment, including the vetting of their employment agreements and tenancy agreements, and in relation to removing key personnel who were suspected of acting against the interests of clients.

  • Advised a local subsidiary of a German based multinational company on their employment contracts and machine supply contracts for their customers. Also acted for them in making general debt claims.

  • Acted for a subsidiary company of a large government-linked company against a claim by an ex-employee for alleged unpaid salary and related matters. Also acted in rendering general advice on their employment contracts and other administrative matters.

  • Advised high networth individuals who would like to migrate to Singapore through investment-based immigration.


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Practice Leaders

Pradeep Kumar SINGH
Partner
Tel: +65 6349 8697


Bill JAMIESON
Partner
Tel: +65 6349 8680


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