Recent Cases & News

Providence Law Asia welcomes a delegation from the CAA

Providence Law Asia LLC was delighted to welcome a delegation from the Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei (“CAA”), including Dr Li, CAA’s Chairman, Dr Ma, CAA’s Deputy Secretary-General, and Mr Li, CAA’s General Director, to our office on 2 November 2017. CAA is...

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Top court considering if AG should get legal costs

Providence's Abraham Vergis and Danny Quah represented Mr. Deepak Sharma in a judicial review against Law Society. Abraham Vergis submitted in his arguments that "There is something intrinsically wrong with the idea that the Attorney-General should be awarded costs...

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GC Manthan 2016 and India International Legal Conclave

Abraham Vergis was part of the 2016 General Counsel’s Manthan and India International Legal Conclave organized by the Corporate Counsel Association of India (CCAI). Hosted in Bhutan from 12-15 August 2016, the Conclave brought together the leading General Counsel for...

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MAS tightens the screws on money laundering

As money laundering and terrorism financing efforts have grown in sophistication, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will be working to set up two dedicated departments to tighten oversight and ensure financial institutions in Singapore comply with MAS...

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Man fined $40k for helping eye surgeon hide his earnings

Providence Law Asia MD Abraham Vergis represented Felix Huang Keming, a former clinic manager who pleaded guilty to charges of conspiring with an eye surgeon to misappropriate about $474,000. In consideration for Huang’s significant social contributions and charitable...

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Manhandled by RWS security, lawyer is awarded $46k

Providence Law Asia MD Abraham Vergis represented Mr Adesh Kumar Goel, an Australian Lawyer, who was wrongfully detained and was left injuried after an incident that took place at the Resort World Sentosa Casino. Goel was awarded close to $46K in damages.  ...

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