Legal Updates

  • Legal Update 14 of 2017

    Friday, 25 August 2017

    Can the delay to produce the necessary documents in an insurance claim allow the insurers to deny the claim by the Company?   CASE: Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Bhd (previously known as Hong Leong Tokio...


     

  • Legal update 13 of 2017

    Friday, 11 August 2017

    Does the Employee’s resignation in this case amount to a Constructive Dismissal by the Employer? CASE: Southern Investment Bank Bhd/Southern Bank & Anor v Yap Fat & Anor 3MLJ 327 ·    Yap F...


     

  • Legal Update 12 of 2017

    Friday, 11 August 2017

    Is the hire purchase agreement between an owner of a vehicle and the bank rendered void if the vehicle is confiscated by the Customs Department?   CASE: Hong Leong Bank Bhd v Jeyaprakash Pillay a/l...


     

  • Legal Update 11 of 2017

    Friday, 11 August 2017

    Is a child deemed stateless if the nationality of the parents cannot be determined?    CASE: Pendaftar Besar Kelahiran dan Kematian, Malaysia v Pang Wee See & Anor - MLJU 390 Pang Wee See and ...


     

  • Legal Update 10 of 2017

    Friday, 21 July 2017

    Sexual harassment at the workplace  CASE:  Md Nor Bin Kassim v Malayan Banking Berhad On 28.1.2010, MBB received a verbal report from its staff, Rohaida Binti Kamarudin (Rohaida), that Md. Nor had...


     

  • Legal Update 9 of 2017

    Friday, 21 July 2017

    Whether a letter of termination of employment could be held to be defamatory in nature. CASE Big Sdn Bhd & Anor v Ang Teck Wang 1 LNS 133 CA BRIEF FACTS Big Sdn Bhd was a company involved ...


     

  • Legal Update 8 of 2017

    Friday, 21 July 2017

      Whether the surviving beneficiaries of a will could apply to disenfranchise/remove the deceased beneficiaries where there was no intention on part of testator to do so.       CASE : Tan Sri Dr ...


     

  • Legal Update 7 of 2017

    Tuesday, 18 July 2017

    Family Law – Whether the appeal by the husband in relation to access to the child and distribution of matrimonial property oppressive. CASE:  Sargunan Gurusamy v. Jivaranee Nagarathnam 1 LNS 1487 CA...


     

  • Legal Update 6 of 2017

    Wednesday, 12 April 2017

    Who bears the cost of loss of revenues resulting from meter tampering - the registered consumer of the premises or the tenant of the premises?   


     

  • Legal Update 5 of 2017

    Monday, 03 April 2017

    Which of the two purchasers has a better claim to a property where they had both purchased the same property from a developer.


     

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