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Malaysia introduces new law to combat corporate bribery

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

The Anti-Corruption Commission (Amendment) Act 2018 was passed by the Senate of Malaysia on 5 April 2018. One of the major amendments is the introduction of section 17A. Modelled on the UK Bribery Act’s corporate offence, it penalises commercial organisations for corrupt acts by associated persons, subject to a reasonable procedures defence. The legislation is […]

Malaysia Introduces Corporate Liability Bill

Malaysian Parliament

The Malaysian Government has proposed amendments to the Malaysian AntiCorruption Commission Act 2009 that will make corporations liable for the corrupt practices of its associated persons. The amendments are set out in the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (Amendment) Bill 2018 (“Bill”) that was tabled for first reading in the Malaysian Parliament on 26 March 2018. Corporate […]

Litigation Edge – Pioneers In Asian Paper Discovery Services

Litigation Edge - Pioneers In Asian Paper Discovery Services

Despite the exponential growth of electronic data, paper is still king in Asia, as Asian business processes still rely heavily on paper documentation. Our team members are pioneers in Asian paper discovery. We have project managed and successfully undertaken onsite projects across Asia, including Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, India for […]