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Case Update: No Obligation to Plead Reinstatement as a Remedy in the Industrial Court

SANBOS (MALAYSIA) SDN BHD V GAN SOON HUAT [2021] MLJU 498 The Court of Appeal has held that the requirement to plead reinstatement as a remedy is only material at . . .

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Housing Development Updates: EXEMPTION ORDERS FOR STAMP DUTY

On 9.7.2021, 2 Exemptions Orders were introduced and published to provide various exceptions from stamp duty through: – Stamp Duty (Exemption) (No. 4) Order 2021 (PU(A) 301); and Stamp Duty . . .

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Ang Ming Lee Distinguished

WA-22NCVC-301-06/2020 Asmaziah Binti Abu Bakar v Prema Bonanza Sdn Bhd (High Court) WA-22NCVC-303-06/2020 Foong Chee Tek and another v Prema Bonanza Sdn Bhd (High Court) WA-22NCVC-305-06/2020 Obata-Ambak Holdings Sdn Bhd . . .

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Whether Ang Ming Lee’s case has retrospective effect?

Kok Chay Har & Ors v BH Realty Sdn Bhd [2021] MLJU 402 This is another recent High Court case decided by Justice Quay Chew Soon which has affirmed the . . .

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COVID 19 ACT: Impact made to the Industrial Relations Act 1967 in excluding calculation of days

The Covid-19 Act makes provision for the Industrial Relations Act 1967 (‘IRA 1967’) whereby it seeks to exclude the calculation of period under the IRA 1967 in relation to: according . . .

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HOT: Covid-19 Bill and its impact on the Construction Industry

The Temporary Measures for Reducing the Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Bill [“Covid-19 Bill”] which was tabled for its first reading in the Dewan Rakyat on 12.8.2020 provides certain . . .

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Covid-19 Bill: How will it affect a claim filed by an Employee to the Industrial Relations Court?

The Covid-19 Bill has also made provision for the Industrial Relations Act 1967 (‘IRA 1967’) whereby it seeks to exclude the calculation of period under the IRA 1967 in relation . . .

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Case Update: Is a verbal offer for a job position binding?

AZLINDA ADELI lwn. BARKATH STORES/ BARKATH MANAGEMENT SERVICE (Penang Industrial Court Case No. 18/4-1565/16) (Award No. 1988 / 2018) Facts: The claimant (Employee) has applied for a position as Shipping . . .

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