The proposed law makes stalking an offence and will cover sexual harassment in and out of the office, as well as certain acts committed outside Singapore. -ST

Latest news

Traditional law firm structures are set to change after non-lawyer employees were allowed to become partners, directors, or shareholders. -ST
MPs from both sides of the House who spoke on Bill say it is timely. -ST
Parliament passed five Bills yesterday where changes will affect the legal sector. -ST
Bill to combat human trafficking and discussions on Ebola and ISIS were discussed in Parliament yesterday. -ST
Recommendations by the Aspire committee to improve ITE and polytechnic vocational education endorsed after 2-day debate. -ST
The session saw the swearing in of nine new Nominated Members of Parliament. -ST

Bills

Six Bills were passed yesterday and issues such as free Wi-Fi service at MRT stations and ageing lifts were covered. -ST
However, enforcement could be an issue with regard to offences at work and online. -ST
Offenders can be fined up to $10,000 and jailed for up to two years. -tabla!
The proposed law makes stalking an offence and will cover sexual harassment in and out of the office, as well as certain acts committed outside Singapore. -ST
The victim is now hoping that a new Bill against harassment will put an end to it. -MyPaper
A Bill is being tabled in Parliament states that stalking will constitute an offence that will carry harsh penalties. -MyPaper