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HUSBAND OF DR WHO OVERCHARGED BRUNEI ROYALTY CLAIMED LAW SOCIETY OVERCHARGE HER

The irony of the husband of Dr Susan Lim filing a complaint against the Law Society, indicating that the opposing lawyers who won the case against her had inflated their fees. Dr Lim had lost a court battle to block a disciplinary hearing against her over $24 million she had billed a patient in 2007, and was subsequently found guilty on 94 charges of overcharging the sister of the Queen of Brunei, who died of cancer in 2007. She had also been ordered to pay the legal costs for the Singapore Medical Council, which amounted to $370,000. So the husband thinks that the wife was overcharged. Wonder what he thinks when the wife overcharged the late sister of the Queen of Brunei.

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DOCTOR WHO OVERCHARGED NOW ACCUSES PAP LAWYER FOR OVERCHARGING

While scrutinizing the legal bills of WongPartnership, Dr Lim and her husband alleged that WongPartnership was charging what amounted to $77,102 for each day Alvin Yeo and Melanie Ho were in court, in one of the bills. In another, it was $46,729 for each day in court. And, for the third bill, it was alleged that the fees of Alvin Yeo and Melanie Ho amounted to $100,000 per hour of court hearing. In March this year, MP Alvin Yeo asked Minister Khaw Boon Wan in Parliament how residents’ interests can be protected when town councils fail to observe good corporate governance and responsible accounting practices.

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