Wednesday, 28 October, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Trademarks and Intellectual Property Protection About this talk Are you protecting your businesses’ intellectual property? Are you taking advantage of the law to protect your businesses’ intellectual property? Did you know that your trademark is a valuable intangible asset that should be protected to stay ahead…

Wednesday, 21 Oct, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Reporting Institutions and Reporting Obligations under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001 (“AMLA 2001”)   About this talk Money laundering and terrorism financing risks are rapidly and constantly evolving. Many financial institutions, companies, partnerships, agencies, clubs and societies have been…

Wednesday, 7 Oct, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Managing Poor Performance About this talk Employee’s performance at the workplace is a rising concern amongst most employers, particularly since the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO). The law allows an employer to terminate an employee if the employee’s performance is found to be unsatisfactory….

Wednesday, 23 Sep, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Preparing for the unexpected in wasiat drafting   About this talk A Wasiat is the last testament of a Muslim. Do you know what needs to be included in a Wasiat? Risks and hurdles can be expected, but with practical tips in hand, much can be…

Wednesday, 9 Sep, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Partnership Dissolution and Distribution of Partnership Assets About this talk Many small-medium enterprises (SMEs) are founded and operated as partnerships. In order to avoid surprises and disputes, partners should understand how a partnership is dissolved and its assets distributed. Join us for this online talk in…

Wednesday, 26 August, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Understanding Performance Bonds About this talk Performance bonds are commonly used in the construction industry to guarantee that the issuing party will meet its obligations under the contract. Performance bonds are typically in the form of a bank guarantee that can be called upon in the…

Wednesday, 19 August, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm How to Make a Pact in the Arena of Sports About this talk How are contracts relevant to sports? Athletes, associations, clubs, teams, sponsors, event organisers, venue owners and other industry players have to navigate fairly complex business relationships. Our speaker will cover the fundamentals of…

Monday, 17 August, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Gazettes of PENJANA Initiative: P.U(A) 216/2020, 217/2020 & 218/2020 About this talk On 28 July 2020, the Gazettes for the PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) on Home Ownership Campaign (“HOC”) and Real Property Gains Tax (“RPGT”) were issued by the Government. The Gazettes have stated…

Wednesday, 12 Aug, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Does the Non-renewal of Fixed Term Employment Contracts Amount to Unfair Dismissal?   About this talk It is common for businesses to hire employees on a fixed term contract, on the assumption that the renewal of the fixed term contract is at the option of the…

Wednesday, 29 July, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Drink Driving Offences in Malaysia About this talk The police have stepped up their “Ops Mabuk” operations to curb road accidents caused by drivers driving under the influence of alcohol. Many have been arrested, charged and convicted for committing this offence under the Road Transport Act…