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Legal Action For or Against a Bankrupt

Legal Action For or Against a Bankrupt

by Lavinia Kumaraendran

The general implication of being declared a bankrupt is common knowledge, but there are some further complications that may arise in reality. Question is, can a bankrupt sue and be sued?[Read more...]

[UPDATE] Case of TNB v Bukit Lenang Development Sdn Bhd

[UPDATE] Case of TNB v Bukit Lenang Development Sdn Bhd

by Clinton Tan Kian Seng

The TNB v Bukit Lenang Development Sdn Bhd case presents new development when the Federal Court dismissed a motion to review its own decision on 8 January 2020[Read more...]

Liquidators - How Do They Get Paid?

Liquidators - How Do They Get Paid?

by Lavinia Kumaraendran

Do you know how liquidators get paid in winding up procedures? What would be a "reasonable" and "appropriate" payment for liquidators? Read on to find out.[Read more...]

Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (“CIPAA 2012”) is PROSPECTIVE!

Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (“CIPAA 2012”) is PROSPECTIVE!

by Naveen Sri Kantha

On 16 October 2012, the Malaysian apex court had finally settled the uncertainty on whether CIPAA 2012 applies retrospectively to construction contracts[Read more...]

Liquidated Ascertained Damages for Late Delivery of Property

Liquidated Ascertained Damages for Late Delivery of Property

by Alliff Benjamin Suhaimi

A purchaser has a right to seek legal recourse from the property developer for Liquidated Ascertained Damages based on the terms of the SPA if delivery of the property is delayed.[Read more...]

Court Appointed Liquidators

Court Appointed Liquidators

by Lavinia Kumaraendran

In the case of a winding up, would it be more preferable to have a Court appointed liquidator or a private liquidator? This article lays down the reasoning.[Read more...]

Importance of a Bankrupt to honour agreed payments & file monthly returns

Importance of a Bankrupt to honour agreed payments & file monthly returns

by Rachel Ng Li Hui

Being a bankrupt is hard, but remaining an undischarged bankrupt is harder, This article shares about the importance of a bankrupt to keep agreed payments & file monthly returns in order to secure a discharge from bankruptcy.[Read more...]

Debt Recovery: Different ways to achieve payment for debts due & owing

Debt Recovery: Different ways to achieve payment for debts due & owing

by Clinton Tan Kian Seng

Recovering debts owed is usually a hassle. This extract from Thomas Philip's SME Table Talk shares about different legal ways to achieve payment for debts due & owing.[Read more...]

Distinction between 'Days' & 'Clear Days' in the Companies Act 2016

Distinction between 'Days' & 'Clear Days' in the Companies Act 2016

by Jason Yong Kok Yew

Thomas Philip recently defended successfully an injunction application to prevent an EGM from taking place. The key dispute in the injunction is the distinction between the terms 'days' & 'clear days' for provision of EGM notice.[Read more...]

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