COVID 19 – Force Majeure or Frustration of Contract in Myanmar

COVID 19 – Force Majeure or Frustration of Contract in Myanmar by Kenny Poon, Lim May Ling and YC Poon On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of COVID-19 as a pandemic.  As a result of COVID-19, many businesses and commercial dealings are expected to or have been interrupted andcontractual parties may experience delays and/or fail to meet their… Continue reading COVID 19 – Force Majeure or Frustration of Contract in Myanmar

Fragments Of A Lawyer’s Life: Visits With Lawyers, Academics and Business Friends Around The World

I was clearing some personal papers today and came across some delightful memories of my travels in the course of work, which I deeply miss due to the current travel restrictions imposed by the Covid19 pandemic. Through the years, from the time when I was a young lawyer, I have always made it a point… Continue reading Fragments Of A Lawyer’s Life: Visits With Lawyers, Academics and Business Friends Around The World

Appointment of Senior Partner Jeff Leong as Arbitrator of Nanning Arbitration Commission, Guangxi, People’s Republic of China

Our Senior Parner Jeff Leong was appointed an arbitrator of Nanning Arbitration Commission on 30 December 2019. The Letter of Appointment and Arbitrator's Licence finally arrived from China after a period of delay caused by the Covid 19 pandemic and resultant lockdowns. Contact us Address : B-11-8, Level11, Megan Avenue II, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng,… Continue reading Appointment of Senior Partner Jeff Leong as Arbitrator of Nanning Arbitration Commission, Guangxi, People’s Republic of China

JLPW LAW SERIES: Introduction to Franchise Law In Malaysia (Video)

JLPW LAW SERIES: Introduction to Franchise Law In Malaysia Gloria Tan gave a brief talk on Franchise Law in Malaysia which cover: I. Basic terms and conditions of a franchise agreement. II. Registration of a franchise in Malaysia. III. Effects of failing to register a franchise in Malaysia IV. Differences between a franchise and a… Continue reading JLPW LAW SERIES: Introduction to Franchise Law In Malaysia (Video)