Lawyers

Sep
26
Assumptions, reassessed

Assumptions, reassessed

The only Data Protection case to reach the Court of Appeal touches on an obscure area of the PDPA, but raises questions on how confident one can be about the law.
3 min read
Sep
09
So you want to code? (Lawyer Edition)

So you want to code? (Lawyer Edition)

Tips and suggestions on how to start coding as a lawyer based on my personal experience.
7 min read
Aug
01
The Importance of Being Present

The Importance of Being Present

A lawyer in Singapore is sanctioned for claiming to witness a signing when he didn't. Was his system at fault?
4 min read
Jul
11
Public Defender: A Change of Mind or a Change of Heart?

Public Defender: A Change of Mind or a Change of Heart?

Needy accused in Singapore will finally get more help from the government in the form of a public defender. What would it take for this new scheme to succeed?
3 min read
Apr
26
I would cheat on the bar exam

I would cheat on the bar exam

Does cheating on the bar exam say more about the cheaters' integrity or about our flawed system of bar admission?
3 min read
Apr
18
Can Contracts be Open Source?

Can Contracts be Open Source?

Could time-starved lawyers used to charging by the hour be more like programmers and give out contracts for free?
7 min read
Apr
01
A Passionate Programmer, a Passionate Lawyer?

A Passionate Programmer, a Passionate Lawyer?

It turns out that tips for advancing a career for programmers has interesting insights for a career in law.
7 min read
Jan
24
Have we all become tech fetishists now?

Have we all become tech fetishists now?

3 min read