Legal Updates

  • 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.


     

  • Legal Update 4 of 2017

    Wednesday, 15 March 2017

    Whether a purchaser who has accepted vacant possession despite defects on the property can claim for a total failure of consideration. 


     

  • Legal Update 3 of 2017

    Monday, 06 March 2017

    Distribution of matrimonial assets in accordance with Section 76 of Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 (LRA 1976)


     

  • Legal Update 2 of 2017

    Monday, 13 February 2017

    Breach of Confidentiality - Enforceability of confidentiality clauses in employee's contract of employment. 


     

  • Legal Update 1 of 2017

    Thursday, 02 February 2017

    Whether Registrar of Titles owed duty of care to purchaser for not maintaining proper register of all lands registered at Registry.


     

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