This heartbreaking phenomenon demands urgent attention in the COVID-19 climate as many victims are trapped at home with their perpetrators, helpless. The elderly and vulnerable victims, too, are voiceless. They need help.
Understand how familial relationships significantly impact the behaviour of perpetrators and victims alike. Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones from family violence and be the voice for the elderly and vulnerable victims.
Join our panellists as they share the social and legal aspects of family violence. Find out more about the social support and legal recourse available to victims. Help make the violence stop.
PDPA considerations for Employees and Small Businesses
Did you know that collecting customers’ contact information, identifiable details, and payment information open you up to a range of issues which you need to be mindful of?
With the remote working culture on the rise, so too are phishing activities, scams and data breaches. With the modern office life moving into remote working mode, do you know how to avoid or manage such risks?
Join our panellist as he shares on what to do to prevent data breaches, and how you and your business should respond to heightening risks of cyber threats.
The rise of family violence cases since circuit breaker (The Straits Times, 14 May 2020) is a sign that the shutdown measures due to Covid-19 is affecting families, perhaps especially for marriages. Spouses who find themselves in each other’s presence all day, every day, may learn some hard truths about their marriage.
Has the experience given rise to some marital issues for you? Are you worried about your financial situation and your children?
Join our panellists as they walk you through divorce proceedings, mediation and explore other options for couples facing marital disputes and discuss ancillary matters such as children’s welfare, maintenance, division of matrimonial assets and more.
COVID-19 is understandably a stressful situation for small business owners. Worried about your obligations, especially rental payments?
Confused by the many different schemes that the government has rolled out?
Unsure if you are eligible for these schemes?
Wondering what will happen if the measures under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 come to an end, and what are the follow-on effects?
Join our panellists as they help small businesses understand the different avenues of assistance, their legal rights and obligations under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020, especially with the recent extension of support.
Are you part of the gig economy or run your own business?
Stay abreast with how the law operates in relation to non-payment of fees or cancelled contracts, understand the various governmental measures in place and gain practical tips on how to sustain your passion.
Join our panellists of on how you can better protect yourself now and for the future.
Are you a landlord or tenant of shops, restaurants or offices?
Are you facing financial difficulties due to Covid-19? Are you wondering what legal or government measures apply to you?
Join our panellists as they help you
understand the relevant government measures (including the rental relief framework) and practical tips to approach your landlord/tenant to try to seek a solution. They will walk through common scenarios encountered by both commercial landlords and tenants.
Divorcing or looking to divorce and having trouble understanding the Syariah divorce process?
Worried about money, your house and your children? Do you have a million other questions about divorce in the Syariah Courts?
Join our panellists as they share about divorce proceedings in the Syariah Courts and cover the most frequently asked questions such as the concept of nafkah iddah (financial support for the period that the wife is not permitted to remarry), mutaah (a “consolatory” gift to the wife for the marriage period) and more. Also find out alternative options for resolving your marriage issues.
How do you ensure that your affairs will be in order after your passing, so that you can have greater peace of mind as you enjoy your golden years?
What can you do if a loved one lacks mental capacity to make decisions for himself?
How do you plan ahead and make your wishes known in advance?
Join our panellists as they share on what a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is and how it can give you greater control over your life. Join us to better understand how you and your family can plan for your future through the LPA and various legal instruments such as the Advanced Medical Directive and Wills.