Since its announcement back in 2012, one of the most highly anticipated games finally hit the shelves on 10 December 2020. Priced at US$60, Cyberpunk 2077 recorded 8 million in pre-orders, which arrives at an estimated US$500 million in revenue. Whilst 59% of the purchases were for PC, 41% opted to enjoy the game on…

The Federal Court case of PJD Regency Sdn Bhd v Tribunal Tuntutan Pembeli Rumah & Anor and other appeals (grounds of judgment dated 19.1.2021) dealt with the law concerning the Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act 1966 (“HDA 1966”) and its subsidiary legislation, particularly on calculation of LAD for late delivery of vacant possession. We…

Wednesday, 13 January, 2021 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm Retention Sums in Construction Contracts: Rights and Remedies About this talk What can a contractor do if the employer refuses to release the retention sum? In construction contracts, a retention sum is intended to ensure due performance by the contractor. However, disputes are common and some…

In 2019, at a time when Netflix accounted for approximately 10% TV screen time in the United States, the media and production company mentioned in its shareholders report that Netflix competes with (and loses to) Fortnight more than HBO. This means the digital content company views an esports game as its competitor as compared to…

With the coronavirus outbreak sweeping across the globe, sports have not been spared. In fact, the sports industry has been heavily impacted and in many ways, paralysed by the pandemic. Sporting events at international, regional and national levels have either been cancelled or postponed – the most major being the postponement of the Tokyo 2020…

Date of Royal Assent 30 December 2005 Date of publication in the Gazzette 31 December 2005 English text to be authoritative P.U. (B) 61/2006 Latest amendment made by Act A1569 which came into operation on 8 May 2018 Arrangement of Sections PART I – PRELIMINARY 1.  Short title and commencement 2.  Interpretation 3.  Application to…

Date of Royal Assent: 16 October 2020 Date of publication in the Gazette: 23 October 2020 Arrangement of Sections Part I: Preliminary 1.  Short title and commencement 2.  Modification to Acts and Ordinances 3.  Prevailing law 4.  Reference to COVID-19 Part II: Inability to perform Contractual Obligations 5.  Commencement of this Part 6.  Interpretation 7….

COURT OF APPEAL AT PUTRAJAYA [CIVIL APPEAL NO: B-01(NCVC)(W)-326-09-2017 & B-01(NCVC)(W)-359-08-2017] CIVIL APPEAL NO: B-01(NCVC)(W)-326-09-2017 PENDAFTAR HAKMILIK NEGERI SELANGOR (APPELLANT) CAESIUS DEVELOPMENT SDN BHD (1ST RESPONDENT) CHUA KIM HIN(2ND RESPONDENT) TAN TENG HOCK (3RD RESPONDENT) CIVIL APPEAL NO: B-01(NCVC)(W)-359-08-2017 CHUA KIM HIN (APPELLANT) TAN TENG HOCK (APPELLANT) CAESIUS DEVELOPMENT SDN BHD (1ST RESPONDENT) PENDAFTAR HAKMILIK…

You have entered into a preliminary agreement with another party for an agreed purchase price to acquire a target company pending execution of a definitive agreement. Due to certain circumstances, you now find yourself unable to come up with the agreed purchase price to complete the transaction. Months have lapsed since the preliminary agreement and…

Q1: What law governs inter-floor leakage and party wall damage in strata schemes? A: Inter-floor leakage and party wall damage are specifically governed by Regulations 55 to 67 of the Strata Management (Maintenance and Management) Regulations 2015. Q2: What is inter-floor leakage? A: An inter-floor leakage occurs where there is evidence of dampness, moisture or…