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Accessing Illegitimate Child – A Putative Father’s Right?

Any questions or need advice about child custody?   In Malaysia, parents are often given equal custodial rights to a child in a divorce case. However, it is subject to any factors that might vitiate the rule. However, does this apply to cases where the child is born out of wedlock i.e. illegitimate child? In Read more about Accessing Illegitimate Child – A Putative Father’s Right?[…]

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Taxation 101 : Income Tax

The deadline to file your income tax is looming on the horizon. For most of us, this is something tedious but it needs to be done on an annual basis. For others, especially first-timers, this could seem daunting. However, fret not, here is a brief guide on income tax to assist you if you are Read more about Taxation 101 : Income Tax[…]

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Policies and Guidelines for Hiring Foreign Workers in Malaysia

Need advice about hiring foreign workers in Malaysia:   Thinking of hiring foreign workers in Malaysia? Worried that about the lengthy and confusing processes? Fear not! Below is a brief guide on how to hire foreign workers in Malaysia. Specifically in rules and policies of hiring foreign workers in Malaysia. Rule and policies of hiring Read more about Policies and Guidelines for Hiring Foreign Workers in Malaysia[…]

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Employment of Children and Young Person

Have you ever come across a child or young person working in a family-run business? If you have, you are not alone. In such a scenario, have you ever wondered if they can be legally employed in the first place? While it is a common perception that a child or young person cannot be legally employed. Read more about Employment of Children and Young Person[…]

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Offer To Settle in Civil Litigation

We have assisted numerous client pertaining to civil suit :   It is common to see parties bringing a civil suit action against another for a myriad of reasons, which can range from the trivial ones to the more serious matters. An offer to settle offers parties an alternative instead of pursuing the matter in court. Read more about Offer To Settle in Civil Litigation[…]

Judicial Management 101

The court recently had the opportunity to deal with the concept of judicial management. Use the following link to find out more what is judicial management is:    It is not uncommon to come upon a company that is under financial distress, due to the influence of internal and external factors. In order to assist Read more about Judicial Management 101[…]

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Civil Proceedings in Malaysia: Who Can Represent You in Court?

Need to ask legal question to one of our lawyers:   General Rule on Representation in Civil Proceedings in Malaysia In civil proceedings, a person has the right to sue in person[1], i.e. in your name. However, the same may not apply to other types of legal entities. Who cannot represent themselves in legal proceedings? Body corporate Read more about Civil Proceedings in Malaysia: Who Can Represent You in Court?[…]

The Law on Constructive Dismissal in Malaysia

Need a consultation from our lawyers regarding Constructive Dismissal in Malaysia :   Constructive dismissal is a creature to aid unjustly dismissed employees created by the court. It is also to protect employers from employees who are bringing an action against them. It is simply because they cannot see eye to eye with their employer and Read more about The Law on Constructive Dismissal in Malaysia[…]

Intellectual Property 101 : Copyright Law

What can be considered an act that infringes upon copyright law? Have you ever came across two distinctive work only to realize that they actually look, sound or feel similar? If you have, you are not alone. Chances are, one of the work have copied the other. That is to say, one of the works Read more about Intellectual Property 101 : Copyright Law[…]

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Letter Of Demand 101

Need help to write a letter of demand :   What is a Letter of Demand (LOD)? A letter of demand (‘LOD’) is a formal letter demanding the sender’s compliance on certain matters by the receiver. Therefore, the need to haul the receiver to contest the matter in court can be avoided. A letter of Read more about Letter Of Demand 101[…]

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