Registration of Business in Malaysia: Sole Proprietorship & Partnership

(If you don’t know which business entity to choose and what are your options, go to this article first , To Choose Suitable Business Entity) WARNING: Conducting business without registration is an offence which is punishable with fine not exceeding RM50,000.00 or imprisonment not exceeding 2 years or both. No doubt SSM got better things to do than Read more about Registration of Business in Malaysia: Sole Proprietorship & Partnership[…]

3 Types of Business Setup in Malaysia

Why do you need to register a business? It is important to register your business based on the common types of business setup in Malaysia because conducting business without registration is an offence which is punishable with fine  or imprisonment. But more importantly, running an unregistered business also means that your business is illegal and Read more about 3 Types of Business Setup in Malaysia[…]

Incorporation: Choosing Your Company Secretary for Private Limited Company

(Please read DIY Registration / Incorporation of Private Limited Company (Sdn. Bhd.) to have a better background understanding before reading this article) In Malaysia for the longest time it is a standard practice to engage Certified Company Secretary (such as myself – I paid myself for this paid advertisement) to incorporate a Private Limited Company (Sdn. Bhd.) on Read more about Incorporation: Choosing Your Company Secretary for Private Limited Company[…]

How to Setup a Company in Malaysia (i.e. Sdn Bhd Company)

We have assisted numerous local and foreign startup, social enterprise, SME and MNC to setup a Company in Malaysia. If would like to know more on how we can help you, drop us an email at fareez@fareezlaw.com or call +6017-2745203. Latest update on Setting up a Company in Malaysia (Sdn Bhd Company) Did you know that pursuant to the Read more about How to Setup a Company in Malaysia (i.e. Sdn Bhd Company)[…]

WHY TAKING TOO MUCH INVESTMENT MONEY IS BAD FOR FOUNDERS?

I’ve been having multiple meetings with startup founders and I discovered that they are taking too much Investment Money – only to have me tell them DON’T TAKE TOO MUCH. (At this point I will normally get the “I think Fareez has lost his marbles” look) What I’m about to tell you is probably not covered Read more about WHY TAKING TOO MUCH INVESTMENT MONEY IS BAD FOR FOUNDERS?[…]

What Founders Need to Know About Startup Valuation?

How Does a Startup Valuation Work? I’ve often been asked this question by some Founders – “Bro/Fareez/En.Fareez /Sir<—WHAT!!!, How do I value my startup?” and my usual response would be “not a clue/I don’t know/magic/pick a number”. This is because there are various formulas or methods out there to value a Startup, to which due to Read more about What Founders Need to Know About Startup Valuation?[…]

TERM SHEET PART1: WHAT FOUNDERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TERM SHEET?

Term Sheet seems to be the word to sweep any Startup Founders off their feet and make their knees weak. Most will start seeing the phantom $$ sign floating right before their eyes and the sound *cha ching* ringing in their ears playing in a loop (okay I’m exaggerating, it is actually because their business idea gets validated… Yeay! Read more about TERM SHEET PART1: WHAT FOUNDERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TERM SHEET?[…]

Divorce in Malaysia: What is an Uncontested Divorce (Joint-Petition)?

If you have any question to ask, drop us an email at fareez@fareezlaw.com or call +603-5039 1015. Uncontested Divorce in Malaysia If you are reading this for academic purpose – good for you. If you are reading because you are getting (or thinking to get) a divorce, we are sorry to hear that. But that is life, Read more about Divorce in Malaysia: What is an Uncontested Divorce (Joint-Petition)?[…]

Issues to Setup a Business in Malaysia for Foreigner – Immigration & Visa Issues)

Hello Everyone, I know I’ve not been writing for sometime, I’ve been quite occupied with growing the firm and we now are a team of 3 people :D. Yeay for Fareez Shah & Partners. First and Foremost I would like to thank my colleague Intan Nabilaa  for preparing the content here. Due to the rapid growth of Read more about Issues to Setup a Business in Malaysia for Foreigner – Immigration & Visa Issues)[…]