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INFORMED CONSENT AND ITS POSITION IN THE UK

Informed consent is currently a widely accepted practice. It is a concept that arises as Beuchamp and Childress put it in ‘Principles of Biomedical Ethics’ from the ethical principle of…

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THE TORT OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT

In 2016, the Malaysian Federal Court in the landmark decision of Mohd Ridzwan Abdul Razak v Asmah Hj Mohd Nor (more commonly known as the “Lembaga Tabung Haji case”) had…

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ADVANCEMENTS IN MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

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8 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE SALE AND PURCHASE AGREEMENT FOR RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES

When you are buying a new house, you are often told that you are signing a “standard” sale and purchase agreement (SPA). However, do you know what are the “standards”…

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ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN END OF LIFE DECISION MAKING

Many times, medical practitioners come across family members that carry the burden of having to choose on whether their loved ones should continue obtaining a certain life support treatment or…

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OCCUPIER’S LIABILITY

In Malaysia, we do not have an Occupier Liability Act. However, Section 3 of the Malaysian Civil Law Act 1956 provides that the Malaysian Courts shall apply the Common Law…

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LIARS, LIARS, PANTS ON FIRE: DEFAMATION LAW AND DEFENCES

The High Court has fixed 5th – 9th March 2018 to hear Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak’s defamation lawsuit against DAP’s MP Tony Pua, for uttering libellous remarks…

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WHAT IS AN ADVANCE DECISION TO REFUSE TREATMENT AND HOW TO MAKE ONE?

Everyone has the right to make healthcare decisions for themselves (ie: consent or refuse medical treatments or interventions) if the person is a competent adult. However, when a person lacks…

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MATRIMONIAL ASSETS

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Advantages for debt restructure Company to pursue on share buy back scheme

The Advantages of Share-Buy Back for Debt-Restructured Companies You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

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What is the effect and consequences faced by a bankrupt in accordance with the Bankruptcy Act and Rulings

Section 38 the Bankruptcy Act – Consequences of refusal of discharge or of a bankrupt You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a…

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When the creditor has security on my assets pledged to them – can they still sue me for bankruptcy? Copy

If the creditor has my property as a collateral and/or security (form of charge or otherwise), do they have to auction off the property (realized the value of the property…

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If I am currently a bankrupt, how do I get myself discharged from bankruptcy?

If I am currently a bankrupt, how do I get myself discharged from bankruptcy? You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member?…

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Can a Bankrupt be Appointed as a Director in a Company?

Directors – can an adjudged bankrupt become a director of a company or operate a business? You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not…

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Membership and Member’s Rights

Sample terms for amendments of Articles of Association to allow company to issue preferential shares. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a…

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The Law Relating to Director’s Duties and Liabilities.

Questions and Answers with regards to Director’s duties and liabilities. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us

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Freehold VS Leasehold

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DEFENDING A BANKRUPTCY PROCEEDING UNDER THE INSOLVENCY ACT 1967

How can I defend against any bankruptcy proceedings filed against me? Generally, you can defend and/or resist the bankruptcy proceedings against you at any stage. However, under the Insolvency Act…

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GUN REGULATIONS IN MALAYSIA

The gun laws are restrictive in Malaysia. There are two acts that control possession of guns: The Arms Act 1960 and The Firearms (Increased Penalties) Act 1971. You need to login to view…

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