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Is a liquidator duty-bound to carry out the obligations of a developer?

Re Bandar Kinrara Properties Sdn Bhd (In Liquidation) [2021] 6 CLJ 599 The Respondent, Bandar Kinrara Properties Sdn Bhd (developer of Duet Residence) was wound up and subsequently liquidators were . . .

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A quicker and more comprehensive arbitration (key changes in the AIAC Arbitration Rules 2021)

The Asian International Arbitration Centre [“AIAC”] has launched the AIAC Arbitration Rules 2021 [“2021 Rules”] which took effect and is applicable to all arbitral proceedings commenced after 1st August 2021. . . .

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What determines the category of tariff to be imposed by TNB on a stratified development?

HILIRAN JUARA SDN BHD V TENAGA NASIONAL BHD [2021] 1 CLJ 565 Facts: The plaintiff / respondent (TNB) supplied electricity to a Project known as ‘Pangsapuri Anggerik which comprised of . . .

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Illegal and Unenforceable SPA: The Aftermath of Ang Ming Lee

UE E&C Sanjia (M) Sdn Bhd v. Lee Jeng Yuh & Anor And Another Appeal [2021] 10 CLJ 271 FACTS: The Plaintiffs were purchasers of a residential housing project developed . . .

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MC has no power to supply natural gas

Court of Appeal Civil Appeal No. W-01 (NCVC) (A)-480-09/2020 SOLARIS DUTAMAS MANAGEMENT CORPORATION v ENERGY COMMISSION OF MALAYSIA AND GAS MALAYSIA BERHAD FACTS: A letter dated 15.7.2019 was issued to . . .

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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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