THE Law Society plans to insert a clause into its widely-used property transaction agreement template to make mediation the first port of call for parties to resolve disputes.

SCAMMERS are targeting property buyers by impersonating their lawyers handling the transactions - then fraudulently asking for funds to be transferred to them.

THE Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) has referred a case to the Law Society over possible misconduct by Mrs Lee Suet Fern, the daughter-in-law of founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, in...