This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 20 November 2020 by Ms Anis Mohd Sohaimi & Mr Wong Chee En and moderated by Ms Vivien Fan. Please visit to register for upcoming talks.

Did you know that companies and employers can be held accountable for the illegal entry, overstaying, and falsifying documents by their foreign workers? Join us for this online talk, in which our speakers will explain the applicable immigration laws, the common immigration-related offences, duties of employers in Malaysia and the powers of law-enforcement officers in enforcing immigration laws in Malaysia.

Talk points:
● Control of entry and entry permits under the Immigration Act 1959/1963 and Immigration Regulations 1963.
● Immigration-related offences such as illegal entry, overstaying, falsifying documents.
● Employer’s obligations when employing foreign employees.
● Powers of Immigration Officers to conduct inquiries, interrogations, and to search and arrest.

Speakers: Anis Mohd Sohaimi (Associate) & Wong Chee En(Associate) Moderator: Vivien Fan (Associate)

An Overview of Immigration Law in Malaysia

20 November, 2020


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