If you’re a Singaporean woman, it is important to understand the rights that you have under the Women’s Charter. This law, which was first enacted in 1961, provides legal protection for women and children in Singapore.
The parties must agree that the marriage has irretrievably broken down, and they want a divorce. DMA is not new ground for divorce. It is simply another option to prove an irretrievable breakdown of the marriage, which remains the only ground for divorce in Singapore.
Rather than resorting to a divorce, there are alternative modes of separation in the event the marriage goes sour. Knowing all the legal options is extremely vital depending on the situation of your marriage.
Sham marriages are also known as marriages of convenience, meant to skirt around legal loopholes.
Do you know what’s the difference between a prenuptial and postnuptial agreement between couples in Singapore? We’ll explain what they are in this article.
What are the pre-conditions required for a divorce application to proceed in Singapore? We’ll explain in this article.
For a divorce to proceed, one of factors that need to be proven is separation. We’ll explain how that is done.
Did you know that a Maintenance Order isn’t just for marriages but also for elderly parents? We’ll explain how it works.
In part 5 of our guide to sexual offences in Singapore, we will explain how the new laws define voyeuristic materials.