January 11, 2021

LAW Partnership During the Covid-19 Pandemic

The Movement Control Order (MCO) will take effect on Wednesday, 13th January till 26th January 2021, targeting some states (Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Penang, Putrajaya, Labuan, Melaka, Johor, and Sabah) as announced on 11.1.2021 by our Prime Minister.
June 10, 2020

LAW Partnership during the Covid-19 Pandemic: Update as at 10 June 2020

In Malaysia, the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) takes effect today through 31 August 2020. In line with that, we would like to notify you that we continue to conduct our business as usual, since we re-opened our office doors on 13 May 2020.
June 2, 2020

Keeping your data safe as your employees work from home

LAW Partnership Head of Technology, Media and Telecommunications Suaran Sidhu shares his thoughts with Asia IP on keeping your data safe as your employees work from home. The article discusses the current Covid-19 pandemic and the new norm, including working from home, which although would be difficult without the help of technology, has the inevitable risk of exposure to data and security breaches.
May 19, 2020

LAW Partnership during the Covid-19 Pandemic: Update as at 19 May 2020

In Malaysia, the Conditional Movement Control Order (CMCO) which was enforced by the Government of Malaysia is underway until 9 June 2020. However, pursuant to the Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s announcement on Labour Day, with adherence to standard operating procedures (SOPs) and necessary precautions, businesses may resume operations starting 13 May 2020.
April 27, 2020

GERAK MALAYSIA: 300,000 Interstate Travel Requests

We are currently observing the 4th Phase of the Movement Control Order (MCO) as announced by the Prime Minister, extended until 12th May 2020. Prior to the enforcement of the MCO, many had taken advantage of the gap between the announcement and the implementation date of the MCO to return to their hometowns.
March 25, 2020

Extension of the Movement Control Order (18 March – 14 April 2020)

In further efforts to fight the increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in Malaysia, the Prime Minister of Malaysia announced this afternoon that the Movement Control Order (MCO) which was initially for the period between 18 March to 31 March 2020, would be extended to 14 April 2020.
March 17, 2020

The Global Pandemic Covid-19 and its Legal Implications

COVID-19 has crept into our lives, akin to a persona non grata, influencing what we talk about, what we do, where we go, and whom we see.