Singapore: Supreme Court of Judicature (Amendment) Act 2019
January 2, 2021
The Act introduces amendments to the following Acts:
(vii) Copyright Act (Chapter 63).
The amendments relate to the restructuring of the Supreme Court of Singapore, comprising the Court of Appeal and the High Court, by renaming the High Court as the "General Division of the High Court" and creating a new "Appellate Division of the High Court". The Act provides for the competency of the courts including, inter alia, the ability to hear appeals arising from intellectual property cases.