Author: Charis Wong

Competition Appeals Board slashes financial penalty imposed by the Competition Consumer Commission of Singapore by more than $1 million

In Re Market-Sharing and Price-Fixing in Sale and Distribution of Fresh Chicken Products in Singapore: Gold Chic Poultry Supply Pte Ltd and other [2020] SGCAB 1, the Competition Appeal Board (“CAB”) partially allowed the appellants’ appeal against liability and quantum for infringing section 34 of the Competition Act. Our Lee Ee Yang, Ronald JJ Wong, […]

Doctor’s Conviction for Disclosure of Patient’s Confidential Medical Information in a Medical Emergency Overturned by the Court of Three Judges

The Court of Three Judge’s decision in Singapore Medical Council v Soo Shuenn Chiang [2019] SGHC 250 clarifies that the inquiry a doctor should undertake when faced with a request for a patient’s confidential medical information is context-specific In a welcome move for the medical profession, the Court of Three Judges set aside the Singapore […]