Seow Teck Ming and Another v Tan Ah Yeo and Another and another appeal

Judgment Date1991
CourtCourt of Appeal (Singapore)
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3 cases
  • Lim Peh Mueh and Others v Kea Shipping Pte Ltd
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 19 November 1999
    ...have against their solicitors for negligence has been time-barred. See Seow Teck Ming & Anor v Tan Ah Yeo & Anor [1991] SLR 169 , 185; [1991] 2 MLJ 489, 498.Although the Court of Appeal made no order on the plaintiffs` appeal against the decision of Chao Hick Tin JC on his refusal to extend......
  • Lim Jee Tee and Another v Lim Yong Swan
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 16 April 1992
    ...Rhea' does not apply in the context of the application before me. The defendant also relied on Seow Teck Ming & Anor v Tan Ah Yeo & Ano (1991) 2 MLJ 489. In that case the personal representative of one Tay Kian Ho, deceased, claimed damages against the defendants on behalf of the dependants......
  • Kemira Sdn. Bhd. v Weldone (Sarawak) Sdn. Bhd., 23-11-2007
    • Malaysia
    • High Court (Malaysia)
    • 23 November 2007
    ...where they can be sufficiently compensated by cost or other terms imposed by the court. [See Seow Teck Ming & Anor v Tan Ah Yeo & Anor [1991] 2 MLJ 489]. The power given the court is entirely discretionary. The discretion has to be exercised judicially on proper consideration of the special......
1 books & journal articles
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal No. 1995, December 1995
    • 1 December 1995
    ...3 The amendment took effect under the Supreme Court (Amendment) Act, 1993. 4 [1994] 3 SLR 151, at p 165. 5 Ibid. See Ord 56, r 2(3). 6 [1991] 2 MLJ 489. 7 Ibid, at p 498. Although the case concerned the predecessor of s 34(1)(c), namely, s 34(2), the comments continue to be valid in relatio......

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