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…

Wednesday, 15 July, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) : Tax exemptions – RPGT and Stamp Duty About this talk On 5 June 2020, the Prime Minister of Malaysia announced the recovery plan for the country’s economy: PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (ERP). PENJANA includes plans to stimulate the…

Friday, 3 July, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Employee Misconduct and Domestic Inquiry     About this talk As an employer, what can you do if your employee violates the company’s rules or policies? What disciplinary action can be taken against the employee? Can you dismiss your employee summarily? Join us for this online…

Wednesday, 17 June, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm  Contract Law for Construction Consultancy Agreements   About this talk As an architect, engineer, quantity surveyor or interior designer, do you understand how contract law applies to your construction consultancy agreements? Do you know how CIPAA is relevant to construction consultancy contracts and disputes? Join us…

Monday, 1 June, 2020 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm  Corporate Liability Provision under Section 17A of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Act 2009   About this talk Are you aware of the new Section 17A of the MACC Act 2009 coming into force on 1.6.2020? Does your company have adequate procedures and an anti-corruption policy in place…

Friday, 22 May, 2020 11:00 am – 11:45 am Introduction to Management and Maintenance of Strata Developments About this talk Are you a Developer, JMB, MC or a strata property owner and want to know how strata property is managed and maintained? Join us for our online talk on management and maintenance of strata developments…

Tuesday, 12 May, 2020 11:00 am – 11:45 am Divorce: Single & Joint Petitions About this talk What should one do when preparing to file for a divorce? What should one consider when served with a joint or single petition for divorce? Join us for this online talk, in which our speakers will explain the…

Friday, 8 May, 2020 11:00 am – 11:45 am Unfair & Constructive Dismissal Claims Due to Pay Cuts, VSS and Retrenchment About this talk Is your business carrying out pay cuts, voluntary separation schemes (VSS) or retrenchment in order to survive the economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the Movement Control Order (MCO)?…