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    03:35 PM Singapore Law Blog

    Intellectual Property Insurance Initiative for Innovators

    IPOS announced a new initiative today with Lloyd’s Asia and Antares Underwriting Asia – the Intellectual Property Insurance Initiative for Innovators (IPIII). The initiative will give innovative enterprises insurance coverage for legal expenses that may be incurred in intellectual property (IP) infringement proceedings worldwide, which can often be expensive and detrimental to business cash flows....

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    10:31 PM Gary Leow (LL.B., Singapore Management University) and Sean Lim (LL.B., Singapore Management University)

    Examining the Proposed Legitimate Interests Basis in Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act: Comparisons with European Data Protection Regulations

    Under Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Act (No. 26 of 2012) (“PDPA”), an organisation must obtain an individual’s consent in order to process the said individual’s personal data (the “Consent Obligation”), save in limited circumstances: PDPA at s 13. In the Personal Data Protection Commission’s (“PDPC”) Response to Feedback on the Public Consultation on Approaches to Managing Personal Data in ...

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    10:16 PM Singapore Law Blog

    Academic Publications Digest (Aug–Dec 2017)

    This digest is a compilation of publications (including articles, books, and book chapters) by local academics from the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Law, and the Singapore Management University, School of Law. It will be released on a half-yearly basis via SingaporeLawWatch and www.singaporelawblog.sg. The digest is prepared in collaboration with the Supreme Court of Singapore....

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    12:47 PM Singapore Law Blog

    Academic Publications Digest (Aug–Dec 2017)

    This digest is a compilation of publications (including articles, books, and book chapters) by local academics from the National University of Singapore, Faculty of Law, and the Singapore Management University, School of Law. It will be released on a half-yearly basis via SingaporeLawWatch and www.singaporelawblog.sg. The digest is prepared in collaboration with the Supreme Court of Singapore....

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    03:32 PM Singapore Law Blog

    General Information on Legal News

    This section contains timely and concise commentaries on recent developments in the Singapore legal landscape and, where appropriate, on those from other jurisdictions as well. Such developments include those relating to legislation, policy adjustments and broader market changes. Commentaries are written with a practical bent, providing a clear summary of the latest legal development, as well as h...