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Case analysis on Juris Technologies: Serious Repercussions from Confidentiality and Copyright Infringements

On 6 September 2017, Kuala Lumpur High Court in a case referred as Juris Technologies Sdn Bhd and Natsoft (M) Sdn Bhd v Foo Tiang Sin & 5 Ors had…

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E-HAILING SERVICES IN MALAYSIA

Heard of Uber and Grabcar? Sounds familiar lately? Have you been on one? Are these actually legal?

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Watch your words on social media: Section 233 of the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998

Section 233(1)(a) of the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA) 1998 criminalises “the improper use of network facilities or services”. Basically, you might get yourself into trouble for posting anything (ie:…

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Scrapping Mandatory Death Penalty for Drug Trafficking in Malaysia

Malaysia is known for having one of the harshest drug laws in the world, with a mandatory death penalty for drug trafficking.

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ADVICE FOR KEEPING EXOTIC PETS

Do you know that you need to a license to keep exotic pets like tarantula, scorpion or monkey? Keeping exotic pets might seem cool, but as a responsible owner, you…

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WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE “LGBT” IN MALAYSIA?

Recently, a Malaysian gay couple’s romantic wedding proposal video went viral online. This proposal has prompted Sepanggar Umno youth representative, Shyazreen Asri, to lodge a report to the relevant authorities…

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Malaysia’s Drug Laws: More than just Death Penalty

Possession of drugs in Malaysia is no joking matter. Drug regulation is governed by the Dangerous Drugs Act (DDA) 1952, ANYONE regardless of his/her nationality can be arrested and punished…

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5 important facts to know about buying a landed property (under construction) in Malaysia

Buying a property can raise some concerns, especially if you are a first time buyer. Below are the FIVE basic things that you may want to know before investing your…

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WHAT TO DO IF YOU WERE UNFAIRLY DISMISSED FROM EMPLOYMENT?

Two Types of Dismissal: Direct dismissal – an employer decides to end the employment relationship, and dismisses the employee by way of a formal letter of termination. Constructive dismissal –…

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10 IMPORTANT HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2018 MALAYSIAN BUDGET

On 27 October 2017, the Prime Minister of Malaysia formally introduced the 2018 Malaysian Budget (the Supply Bill (Budget) 2018) in Dewan Rakyat.

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KEY SNAPSHOTS OF THE COMPANIES ACT 2016

From 31st January 2017 onwards, all companies in Malaysia will operate under the Companies Act (CA) 2016. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login.…

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10 Basic Things You Need To Know About Goods and Services Tax (GST)!

Q1: What is GST? The Goods and Services Tax, more commonly known as GST, is a consumption tax based on the value-added concept, replacing the sales tax and service tax.…

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ANIMAL WELFARE ACT 2015: SAY NO TO ANIMAL CRUELTY!

The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) 2015 is the latest Malaysian law on animal rights, enforced since 18 July 2017. Note that the 2015 Act does not replace the Animals Act…

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WHAT CONSTITUTES CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS?

Construction defects are one of the most common causes of disputes and litigation in the construction industry, as there are often disagreements when it comes to identifying what construction defects…

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THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW WITH TENANT EVICTION

It is quite a common practice where landlords, upon a breach of tenancy agreement by their tenants, change the locks to the premises in order to evict the tenants.

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BASIC FACTS ABOUT ADOPTION LAW IN MALAYSIA

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HOW RESIDENTS AND NON-RESIDENTS ARE TAXED IN MALAYSIA

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BAR COUNCIL MALAYSIA PROPOSES FOR SAFETY PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE INCIDENTS

On September 14th 2017, a fire incident involving a religious school shook the nation. About 23 people including 21 teenage boys were killed in the incident, which raised concern for…

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STATUTORY RAPE LAW IN MALAYSIA

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