Product Updates & Insights

Singapore - Commentary added in 2018

New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Singapore Commentary tab in 2018:

  • International Arbitration in Singapore Legislation and Materials
  • Essentials of Corporate Law & Governance in Singapore
  • Singapore Competition Act Annotations
  • The Law of Evidence in Singapore - Second Edition
  • Arbitration in Singapore: A Practical Guide - Second Edition
  • The Interpretation of Contractual Terms
Malaysia - Commentary added in 2018

New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Malaysia Commentary tab in 2018:

  • Construction Adjudication in Malaysia, Second Edition
  • Law for Business, Second Edition
  • The Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976: Commentary and Cases (Second Edition)
  • Administration of Estates in Malaysia: Law & Procedure (Second Edition)
  • Sports Law in Malaysia: Governance and Legal Issues
  • A Practical Guide for Company Directors in Malaysia (Second Edition)
  • Remedies for Default in Islamic Banking: Home and Car Financing
  • Law of Evidence in Malaysia, Second Edition
  • The Company Constitution
  • Uncitral Model Law & Arbitration Rules
  • Uncitral Model Law & Arbitration Rules
  • Laws Governing Clinical Practice in Malaysia
  • Insurance Law - Practitioner Edition
  • Legal Research Methodology
  • Legal Issues in Cloud Computing in Malaysia
  • Navigating the Companies Act 2016 for SMEs
  • Insolvency Act 1967 With Overview
  • Malaysian Civil Procedure 2018 - Supplement
  • Criminal Procedure Code: A Commentary - Second Edition

ProView Integration

The first phase of the Westlaw Asia and ProView integration has been completed and is now live. If you are a subscriber of both platforms, or have purchased DUO titles, you can conveniently access your eBooks in the ProView tab on Westlaw Asia.

To make your experience on Westlaw Asia more seamless, you can now log into the site with your OnePass details. Information on OnePass is provided on the login page for customers who don’t yet have it. Meanwhile, the original login page will continue to remain live for a limited time.

New Commentary Additions

New titles and supplements have been added to Westlaw Asia’s commentary database (as well as ProView), including:

  • Colinvaux’s Law of Insurance in Hong Kong, Third Edition
  • Landlord & Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance (Cap.7): Commentary and Annotations
  • The 1st and 2nd supplements of the Singapore White Book
  • Arbitration in Hong Kong: A Practical Guide, Fourth Edition
  • The Financial Institutions (Resolution) Ordinance: Commentary and Annotations

Translated Business Laws of ASEAN

Westlaw Asia now offers high quality English translations of the business laws of Cambodia, Indonesia, and Myanmar. Over 230 laws have been added to the database to help you and your clients navigate the complexities of doing business in South East Asia.


Singapore Legislation

  • Westlaw Asia now includes comprehensive coverage of over 6000 pieces of in-force Singapore legislation. Search or browse all Current Acts, Subsidiary legislation and Constitutional documents and view new Singapore legislation analysis documents that link legislation provisions to case citations, journal and commentary content in Westlaw Asia to enhance your research navigation.

Singapore Law Reports Case Analysis

  • Now you can access Singapore Law Reports Case analysis documents that will provide important details and links for Singapore cases. View case summaries where available, party names, catch-words and subject phrases along with links that will connect you directly to related content within Westlaw Asia to enhance your research experience.

View our Release notes for full details on our enhancements

New! International citing references, connecting our content across jurisdictions

  • Linked references between overseas cases and Asian documents that cite them increase the efficiency of your local and common law research

New case analysis citing references

  • All case analysis documents now contain comprehensive references to case law and analytical resources that cite the master full text document, for ease of research

[Malaysia, Philippines and Hong Kong Enhancement] Legislation analysis cross referencing

  • Need to know more about a specific provision of legislation? Our legislation analysis documents now contain the version of law in force, historic versions with in force dates and cases, journals and commentary citing this provision

[Malaysia Enhancement] All Malaysian Law Index added into case analysis documents

  • Sweet and Maxwell’s All Malaysia Law Index provides a comprehensive reported case law citator, including the All Malaysia Reports, All Malaysia Commercial Reports, Borneo Law Report, Personal Injury Reports and parallel citations to Malayan Law Journal and Current Law Journal and more. Click here for the full list

New! Global guides

  • A quick reference guide for the basics of a specific area of law across multiple jurisdictions