As part of our learning and knowledge sharing culture, we encourage you to explore our online library of legal publications and articles. Our half yearly Legal Bulletin covers key legal and regulatory developments in Malaysia. The legal publications and articles available on the site provide general information only and do not constitute legal advice.


Published Articles

Updated on
14 Jun 2017
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Practical Law Banking Regulation Global Guide 2017/2018: Malaysia chapter
by Azman bin Othman Luk, Karen Foong and Elaine Heung
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​Azman bin Othman Luk, Managing Partner, Karen Foong, Senior Associate and Elaine Heung, Associate of Rahmat Lim & Partners ​contributed the Malaysian chapter to Banking Regulation Global Guide 2017 published by Thomson Reuters. The chapter provides a high level overview of the regulatory regime applicable to banks in Malaysia, including legislation, regulatory bodies, role of international standards, licensing, the rules on liquidity, foreign investment requirements, liquidation regimes as well as a review of regulatory developments and recent trends affecting banks. This chapter was first published in the Practical Law Banking Regulation Global Guide 2017/2018 and is reproduced with the permission of the publisher, Thomson Reuters.​

Updated on
18 Apr 2017
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International Comparative Legal Guide to Enforcement of foreign judgments 2017: Malaysia Chapter
by Jack Yow
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Jack Yow, ​Partner of Rahmat Lim & Partners contributed the Malaysian chapter to International Comparative Legal Guide to: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2017, published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London. Topics covered in the chapter include the legal framework applicable to enforce foreign judgments, the distinction between recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments, the procedure for recognition and enforcement, the grounds to challenge the recognition and enforcement, and the court's approach to recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments when there is a conflicting local judgment between the parties relating to the same issue.

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