Category: Corporate & Commercial

If employees steal data, confidential information or trade secrets

Article by Ronald JJ Wong, Director, republished from website   What’s the problem? A study found that more than half of employees steal confidential company information when they leave their employment. Data taken include customer email addresses and contact lists. Some of these may include personal data. Employees can use stolen data to solicit clients or […]

Understanding the options available under the Re-Align Framework

Photo by Ketut Subiyanto from Pexels By Ronald JJ Wong and Stacey Lopez Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Singapore government has launched several schemes to help provide relief to businesses in Singapore adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest scheme implemented by the Singapore government is the Re-Align Framework, launched on 15 January 2021. […]

Legislation Update: COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020

The COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 was urgently passed in the Singapore Parliament yesterday (7 April 2020). If your business has been affected by COVID-19, consider if you may seek temporary relief under the new law or object to another party relying on such relief. If your organisation requires the conduct of meetings (e.g., Annual General Meetings), take note of alternative arrangements for the conduct of meetings which would be compliant with circuit breaker and other measures.