Amendments 2017

Amendment No. 1 of 2017

Amendment No. 1 of 2017 of the Singapore International Commercial Court Practice Directions contains amendments to Parts VII, VIII, XII, XIX and Appendix B. The amendments are summarised below:

  1. amendments to paragraphs 36 and 37, on the payment of deposits upon commencement of case or filing of application in the Court of Appeal;
  2. amendments to paragraphs 60 and Appendix B Form 7 on the use of teleconference, video conference and audio-visual facilities / MIT facilities;
  3. amendments to paragraphs 76 and 120, and Appendix B Form 10, on applications to disapply any rule of evidence found in Singapore;
  4. amendments to paragraphs 76 and Appendix B Form 10, on management of pleadings; and
  5. amendments to paragraph 82, on variation or amendment of case management directions.

The amendments are effective from 1 January 2017.

A summary of these amendments may be found in the annexed document:

SICC Practice Directions Amendment No. 1 of 2017

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