An initiative with the aim of educating legal rights in Singapore is a partnership between the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and The Law Society of Singapore.
Under the partnership, legal clinics are organised monthly to provide our union members with legal advice on personal matters such as wills and matrimonial matters. (Exclude business/commercial and employment matters)
Next three scheduled date:
16 Mar 2017 (register by 3 Mar 2017)
20 Apr 2017 (register by 7 Apr 2017)
18 May 2017 (register by 5 May 2017)
Venue: NTUC Centre, One Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018989
Time: 7pm to 9pm
There are limited slots per session and pre-registration is compulsory.
>>> Members may email to email@example.com or call 8444 6209 to register <<<
Details required for registration are:
To be eligible for the legal clinics, the applicant:
1. Must be a NTUC member;
2. Must not have previously consulted a lawyer on the same matter and;
3. Issue should not be employment-related;
What to expect at the legal clinics:
- Basic legal advice and information will be given.
- Only oral advice.
- No drafting or vetting of documents and letters.
- The member is not able to have a second appointment for the same matter.
- Consultation with the volunteer lawyer will not exceed 20 minutes.
- The volunteer lawyer will not be able to act for or represent the member in any subsequent legal action.