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In a recent interview with LexisNexis Malaysia, our Managing Partner, Raymond Mah, shared his experience in handling citizenship and statelessness litigation since 2009. He explained the legislation gaps, procedure for pursuing citizenship in the courts and the issues arising from his recent Federal Court matters. The Federal Court appeals were settled amicably in February 2019…

MahWengKwai & Associates (MWKA) is pleased to announce that we have been awarded with the Asian Legal Business “Sports Law Firm of the Year” Award 2019 for the second consecutive year. In addition to this, MWKA was recognised among the Top 5 finalists for the “Malaysia Law Firm of the Year” Award out of a…

The International Malaysian Law Conference (“IMLC”) has come and gone. After four (4) days of intense and interesting discussions, debates and dialogues, we say goodbye to yet another successful Malaysian-Bar-curated-conference. Below is a summary web report of MahWengKwai & Associates (“MWKA”) at the IMLC 2018. Title: “The FinTech Legality: Stay Ahead of the Curve” Day…

The International Malaysian Law Conference (“IMLC”) has come and gone. After four (4) days of intense and interesting discussions, debates and dialogues, we say goodbye to yet another successful Malaysian-Bar-curated-conference. Below is a summary web report of MahWengKwai & Associates (“MWKA”) at the IMLC 2018. Day 2 International Malaysia Law Conference Speakers: Assoc Prof Dr…

Photo credited to LHDN MahWengKwai & Associates recently attended a talk which was entitled: “STAMPS, Digital Franking System (“DFS”) and Technical Issues” which was held on the 9th October 2018 at the Selangor Bar Auditorium which was located at No. 41A, Jalan Bola Jaring, 13/15, Section 13, Shah Alam, 40100, Shah Alam, Selangor. The talk was…

The Sports Law Conference 2016 was held recently at the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (“KLRCA”) on 8 December 2016. MahWengKwai & Associates (“MWKA”) is proud to be associated with this annual event, not only as one of the sponsors, but also having our Partner and Head of the Sports Law Practice Group, Mr…

  MWKA is honoured to be one of twenty five firms in Asia recognised by Asian Legal Business in their annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) List for 2016. The highlights of our CSR efforts for 2015 include the following: “Help Nepal. RM1 million in 10 days.” fundraising campaign in aid of St John Ambulance Malaysia’s SJAM-Nepal…

“COMPANIES WHICH PLAN THEIR CONTRACTUAL INTERESTS AND OBLIGATIONS CAN AVOID HAVING TO RESOLVE DISPUTES ARISING FROM POOR CONTRACTUAL DOCUMENTATION, WHICH WILL INVARIABLY TAKE UP MORE TIME AND EXPENSE” ALB: Dato’ Mah, based on your experience as a litigator, judge and now an arbitrator, how can businesses reduce the likelihood of legal conflicts? MWK: A well-drafted…

The Malaysian National Rounds for the 10th LAWASIA International Moot Competition was held recently from the 5th to 6th September 2015 at the prestigious Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration’s (KLRCA) state-of-the-art facility at Bangunan Sulaiman in Kuala Lumpur. MahWengKwai & Associates has a proud history of supporting the LAWASIA Moot in its mission over…