Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury Cases
The State Courts together with the Singapore Academy of Law published a reference book entitled Guidelines for the Assessment of General Damages in Personal Injury Cases. This guide informs parties of the estimated quantum of damages that can be expected from the wide range of injuries suffered, and is useful for parties to make informed decision in settling their cases involving personal injury. Click here for an extract from the book on neck injuries.
Mediation in Singapore: A Practical Guide
Thomson Reuters has published the above book in 2015.
The publication provides a unique overview of both the development and current practice of mediation in Singapore. It includes discussions on all aspects of mediation encompassing the most important psychological, cultural and legal aspects of the mediation process; how parties choose a mediator; mediation agreements; enforcement of mediation settlements; accreditation of mediators; mediation in family disputes, divorce, family estate disputes, and many other topics.
The State Courts and Family Justice Courts have contributed to chapters in this book concerning mediation in the State Courts, mediation of civil disputes in Singapore, mediation of family disputes and mediation of minor criminal offences in the State Courts.