Lifting the Veil of Incorporation

Lifting the Veil of Incorporation

Arguably, the biggest advantage of incorporating a company is the concept of “limited liability”. The principle of the separate legal personality, however, is not immune from abuse. In this article, we seek to highlight the exceptional circumstances where the Court may ignore the separate legal

Flesh and Spirit and Advanced Lessons for Buying at Auction

Flesh and Spirit and Advanced Lessons for Buying at Auction

Mr. Ryan Su's article on buying art at auctions is featured in the 25th Anniversary Issue of ArtAsiaPacific.

Punitive Damages in Singapore - The Position in Contract and Tort

Punitive Damages in Singapore - The Position in Contract and Tort

This article explores the state of punitive damages in contract and in tort, taking into account the developments in Singapore laws.

Case Update:- Ho Yew Kong v Sakae Holdings Ltd [2018] SGCA 33

Case Update:- Ho Yew Kong v Sakae Holdings Ltd [2018] SGCA 33

This is a case note on the Court of Appeal decision in Ho Yew Kong v Sakae Holdings Ltd [2018] SGCA 33 dealing with issues in relation to shareholder minority oppression claims (Section 216, Companies Act (Cap. 50))

Timing of Payment Claim (Construction Law Practice Series)

Timing of Payment Claim (Construction Law Practice Series)

This article is a case note on the Court of Appeal case of Audi Construction Pte Ltd v Kian Hiap Construction Pte Ltd [2018] 1 SLR 317.

Interview with LianHe ZaoBao

Interview with LianHe ZaoBao

WMH was interviewed by the Chinese Newspapers - LianHe ZaoBao on its CSR efforts

Father accused of abusing wife and endangering the lives of his young children

Father accused of abusing wife and endangering the lives of his young children

Mr. Mark Lee acted for a client facing various charges for allegedly being physically abusive to his wife and children.

Interview with Business Times

Interview with Business Times

WMH Law Corporation is honoured to be featured in the Business Times today on our pro bono efforts.

40 Under 40 Lawyers in Asia

40 Under 40 Lawyers in Asia

Our joint Managing Director, Mr. Wilbur Lim, is named as one of the 40 under 40 lawyers in Asia.

“KTV hostess’ eyeball popped out in fight”

“KTV hostess’ eyeball popped out in fight”

Mr. Wilbur Lim acted for a client charged with causing grevious hurt to a victim by doing a rash act to endanger the personal safety of others. The client who was wearing her stiletto heels kicked the victim in the eye causing her eyeball to pop out. The matter was featured in The New Paper

Derivative Action by Shareholders; Section 216A of the Companies Act

Derivative Action by Shareholders; Section 216A of the Companies Act

What can shareholders do when they feel that the company ought to enforce certain corporate rights but its directors refuse to do so. Are shareholders helpless in the face of a "rogue" Board of Directors?

Seminar on Wills, Probate, and Lasting Power of Attorney

Seminar on Wills, Probate, and Lasting Power of Attorney

Mr Mark Lee and Mr Wilbur Lim were invited to give a seminar on wills, probate, and lasting power of attorney to the residents of Chong Pang.