Myanmar Legal Alert: Own a Condo in Myanmar

Reading Time: 4 minutesOn 14 September 2018, the Ministry of Construction (“MOC”) issued Notification 227/2018 (the “Notification”) “Appointing Registrar and Opening Registration Office relating to Condominiums” as part of the implementation of the Condominium Law 2016 (“Condo Law”) and Condominium Rules Notification 267/2017 (“Condo Rules”). This welcome development establishes the long awaited condominium registration offices allowing developers to […]

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Minority Oppression in Singapore

Reading Time: 6 minutesMinority oppression can happen when majority shareholders decide to act in an unfair or prejudicial way Minority shareholders of a company (i.e. those holding less than 50% of the voting share capital of a company) will invariably find themselves being outvoted at shareholder meetings by the majority shareholders. However, this notion of majority rule sometimes […]

Crossing Borders in Dispute Resolution

Reading Time: 21 minutestl;dr – This is the English version of an article about how we resolve disputes and what borders – geographical or otherwise – we cross in doing so. The German version can be found here. [Dies ist die englische Fassung eines Artikels zum Thema Streitbeilegung und den – nicht allein räumlichen – Grenzen, die wir dabei überschreiten. Die deutsche Fassung findet […]