Legal Updates

  • Legal Update 24 of 2016

    Monday, 09 January 2017

    Whether the termination of an employee on the grounds of redundancy was just and lawful.


     

  • Legal Update 23 of 2016

    Monday, 09 January 2017

    Employment Law - Whether the termination of an employee on the grounds of redundancy was just and lawful. CASE: Woo Vain Chan v Malayawata Steel Berhad 4 MLRA 79 CA BRIEF FACTS: The appellant...


     

  • Legal Update 22 of 2016

    Monday, 09 January 2017

    Whether a letter for promotion during employment formed a valid agreement between an employer and employee. 


     

  • Legal Update 21 of 2016

    Monday, 09 January 2017

    Whether an unmarried party co-habitating in a de-facto husband and wife relationship could claim equitable interest in a property that was not jointly purchased.


     

  • Legal Update 20 of 2016

    Monday, 09 January 2017

    Family Law - Whether the court should consider the fact that the husband was wholly incapacitated from earning a livelihood due to his ill health when awarding damages for a divorce proceeding.


     

  • Legal Update 19 of 2016

    Friday, 06 January 2017

    Bankruptcy - Whether proper for third party to settle debts of a bankrupt without the knowledge of or reference to Director General of Insolvency and Offical Assginee


     

  • Legal Update 18 of 2016

    Friday, 06 January 2017

    Will - Whether executor can refuse to distribute estate to other beneficiaries in acocrdance to the terms of a will on the grounds that executor had incurred expenses in looking after the testator.


     

  • Legal Update 17 of 2016

    Friday, 06 January 2017

    Lifting of Corporate Veil - Whether action can be taken against the directors of a company for a company debt.  


     

  • Legal Update 16 of 2016

    Tuesday, 30 August 2016

    Hire Purchase - Whether Jeya has to continue his obligations to the financier under a hire purchase agreement despite not having quiet possession of the vehicle.   CASE: Hong Leong Bank Berhad v Jey...


     

  • Legal Update 15 of 2016

    Tuesday, 30 August 2016

    Lifting of Corporate Veil - Whether action can be taken against the directors of a company for a company debt.   CASE: Chin Chee Keong v Toling Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd 4 MLRA 180 CA 


     

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