• Managing Poor Performance

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 7 October 2020 by Ms Janessa Kok, Ms Wong Sue Ann and moderated by Ms Jasmine Wong. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: Employee’s performance at the workplace is a rising concern amongst most employers, particularly since the implementation of the Movement Control Order (MCO)….

  • Preparing for the unexpected in wasiat drafting

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 23 September 2020 by Ms Sarah Kambali, Ms Anis Mohd Sohaimiand moderated by Mr Marcus Leong. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: A Wasiat is the last testament of a Muslim. Do you know what needs to be included in a Wasiat? Risks and hurdles…

  • Partnership Dissolution and Distribution of Partnership Assets

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 9 Sep 2020 by Mr Gan Chong Chieh, Ms Diana Cheak and moderated by Mr Ryan Cheong. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: Many small-medium enterprises (SMEs) are founded and operated as partnerships. In order to avoid surprises and disputes, partners should understand how a…

  • Understanding Performance Bonds

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 26 August 2020 by Ms.Christine Toh & Ms.Wong Sue Ann and moderate by Ms.Vivien Fan. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: Performance bonds are commonly used in the construction industry to guarantee that the issuing party will meet its obligations under the contract. Performance bonds…

  • How to Make a Pact in the Arena of Sport

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 18 August 2020 by Ms Lesley Lim and moderated by Mr Tommy Wong. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: 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….

  • Gazettes of PENJANA Initiative: P.U(A) 216/2020, 217/2020 & 218/2020.

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 17 August 2020 by Ms Sarah Kambali, Mr Marcus Leong and moderated by Ms Phui Kar Ling. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: On 28 July 2020, the Gazettes for the PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) on Home Ownership Campaign (“HOC”) and Real Property…

  • Does the Non-renewal of Fixed Term Employment Contracts Amount to Unfair Dismissal?

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 12 August 2020 by Mr John Chang and moderated by Ms Diana Cheak. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: 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…

  • Drink Driving Offences in Malaysia

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 29 July 2020 by Ms Janessa Kok & Mr Ryan Cheong and moderated by Ms Vivien Fan. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: The police have stepped up their “Ops Mabuk” operations to curb road accidents caused by drivers driving under the influence of alcohol….

  • PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) : Tax exemptions – RPGT and Stamp Duty.

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 15 July 2020 by Ms Sarah Kambali & Mr Marcus Leong and moderated by Ms Anis Mohd Sohaimi. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. Overview: On 5 June 2020, the Prime Minister of Malaysia announced the recovery plan for the country’s economy: PENJANA Short-Term Economic Recovery…

  • Employee Misconduct and Domestic Inquiry

    This MWKA Online Talk was delivered on 3 July 2020 by Ms Diana Cheak and Ms Jasmine Wong and moderated by Ms Wong Sue Ann. Please visit https://mahwengkwai.com/talks-signup/ to register for upcoming talks. OVERVIEW: As an employer, what can you do if your employee violates the company’s rules or policies? What disciplinary action can be taken against…