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LIQUIDATED ASCERTAINED DAMAGES & THE MCO EFFECT IN MALAYSIA

10/06/2021
As many of us in Malaysia are already familiar with , housing or residential projects by a licensed property developer (“Developer”) is governed by the Housing Development (Control & Licensing) Act 1966 (“HDA”). The HDA, amongst other statutes, was passed, mainly to protect the interest of buyers, especially anxious first-time home owners who may be....
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The Importance of making sure you are using your registered trade marks in Australia

10/06/2021
It is a cornerstone of trade mark law in Australia that the owner of a registered trade mark must use the mark as registered, in relation to the relevant goods and/or services the mark is registered for. That being said, it is too often the case that a brand will overlook reconsidering its Australian trade....
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The Regulatory Evolution of Digital Assets in Malaysia

19/05/2021
With the popular trend of Digital Assets such as Cryptocurrency trading coming into rise, it is no surprise that countries have begun regulating the processes to which these Digital Assets are dealt with. Malaysia has had massive development on the Digital asset front over the last few years.    In 2019, the Securities Commission Malaysia....
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Australia – How BREXIT and EU and UK trade marks may affect Australian companies

21/04/2021
As has been reported on, the United Kingdom (“UK”) voted to leave the European Union (“EU”) in 2016, with this exit officially occurring on 31 January 2020.  “Brexit” as the exit of the UK from the EU has become known, has affected businesses and citizens in the EU and UK, and has also had an....
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Practical Tips for Non-US Clients to Navigate the US Litigation System

07/04/2021
LAWorld client members were delighted to welcome Val H Stieglitz, a Partner with our client member firm, Nexsen Pruet in The Carolinas, USA, who gave an excellent virtual Webinar to around thirty international litigation lawyers last week. Val Stieglitz is an accomplished and knowledgeable public speaker and, with the skilful participation of several other LAWorld....
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