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India: Impairment Of Assets Under Ind AS 36: Brief Summary Of Applicability, Requirements And Methodology - Asit Mehta & Associates

Ind-AS 36 was introduced as the Indian Accounting Standards equivalent for IAS 36 (IFRS), covering Impairment of Assets.
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Nursing Graduate School – Knowing What Your Options Are

There are a variety of common nursing graduate options available to those who want to start their careers in the nursing field. Most jobs in the nursing field require that you have either a Bachelor’s degree in nursing or a Master’s degree in nursing. While both of these levels are very common, some positions may call for a higher level of education such as a Doctorate degree. For nurses who want to advance their careers but do not have a Bachelor’s degree in nursing, there are a number of optio...
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Malaysia: Striking Off A Company Under Section 549(a) And 550 Of The Companies Act 2016 - MahWengKwai & Associates

Striking off is one of the processes available under the Companies Act 2016 for the dissolution of a company.
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Malaysia: Registration Of Franchises In Malaysia - MahWengKwai & Associates

In Malaysia, franchising is governed by the Franchise Act 1998 ("the FA 1998") and its objective is to create a thorough registration system to regulate the franchise business in the country.
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Malaysia: Companies (Exemption) Order No. 2 2020 - MahWengKwai & Associates

The Minister also gazetted a Direction under Section 466(1)(a) of the Companies Act 2016 on 23.4.2020 ("Direction"), which increased the winding-up and/or indebtedness threshold amount.
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Malaysia: The Entrepreneur And Startup Legal Checklist - MahWengKwai & Associates

The decision to become an entrepreneur or to venture into a startup company requires careful consideration and meticulous planning.
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Malaysia: Cryptocurrency Falls Within Section 73 Of The Contracts Act 1950 - MahWengKwai & Associates

Luno Pte Ltd ("Luno") carries on its business as an online wallet and exchange of cryptocurrencies.
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Malaysia: Can A Company Be Wound Up On A CIPAA Decision? - MahWengKwai & Associates

The background facts of ASM Development (KL) Sdn Bhd v Econpile (M) Sdn Bhd (Case No. WA-24NCC-363-07/2019) are as follows.
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The Geek in Review Ep. 101 – How Mid-Level Associates Can Thrive at Law Firms – with Jennifer Bluestein

We conclude our discussion with Jennifer Bluestein, author of the book Stepping It Up: A Guide for Mid-Level Law Firm Associates, and talk about how associates mature into their roles as lawyers with law firms. As these second to sixth-year associates begin to take on more substantial legal roles, as well as leadership, mentorship, and allyship among their fellow lawyers, the stress of the job can become overwhelming. Bluestein talks through a number of examples of how mid-level associates can h...
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India: Supreme Court Gives A Nod To Withholding Employees' Gratuity For Recovery Of Dues - Obhan & Associates

The Apex Court, vide its order dated December 15, 2020, in Steel Authority of India Limited vs. Raghbendra Singh & Ors1, propounded that there does not exist ...
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Malaysia: Debt Recovery In Malaysia - MahWengKwai & Associates

The COVID-19 pandemic will undoubtedly have a significant and long-term impact on the Malaysian and global economy.
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Malaysia: Corporate Rescue Mechanisms - MahWengKwai & Associates

The Covid-19 pandemic and the Movement Control Order have caused distress to many companies due to the suspension of business operations and suppression of consumer demand.
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Malaysia: Judicial Separation In Malaysia: An "Almost" Divorce - MahWengKwai & Associates

Spouses in a marriage that has broken down may consider judicial separation as an alternative to a divorce.
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Malaysia: Citizenship For Adopted And Legitimised Children: To The Federal Court And Back Again [2020] 2 MLJ vi - MahWengKwai & Associates

In an earlier article entitled "Citizenship for Adopted Children – A Malaysian Perspective [2013] 1 MLJ xiii", we described the story of a child who was given up for adoption by his biological parents and was subsequently ...
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Malaysia: 8 Things To Know About The Minimum Retirement Age In Malaysia - MahWengKwai & Associates

The minimum retirement age for employees in Malaysia is regulated by the Minimum Retirement Age Act 2012 which came into force on 1 July 2013.
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India: Can "Any Person" File A Pre-grant Opposition In India? - Obhan & Associates

Can "any person" oppose a patent application before it is granted?
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The Geek in Review Ep. 100 – Jennifer Bluestein on Stepping It Up: A Guide for Mid-Level Law Firm Associates

Welcome to the 100th episode of The Geek in Review. We hope you’ve enjoyed listening to the podcast as much as we’ve had in making it. We talk with Jennifer Bluestein, Chief Talent and HR Officer for Perkins Coie in part one of a two-part interview. Jennifer’s new book, Stepping It Up: A Guide for Mid-Level Law Firm Associates helps associates, partners, HR, and professional development personnel better understand the needs of those second to sixth-year associates as they move from learning how...
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Malaysia: Do I Have A Contract? Preliminary Agreements In Acquisitions - MahWengKwai & Associates

You have entered into a preliminary agreement with another party for an agreed purchase price to acquire a target company pending execution of a definitive agreement
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Malaysia: Why Do I Need A Will? What Happens If I Die Without A Will? - MahWengKwai & Associates

The importance of preparing a will could not be overemphasised. However, many people put off making one to avoid having to think of their mortality...
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Malaysia: The Impact Of COVID-19 On Sports Events And Sports Contracts - MahWengKwai & Associates

With the coronavirus outbreak sweeping across the globe, sports have not been spared. In fact, the sports industry has been heavily impacted and in many ways, paralysed by the pandemic.
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Malaysia: FAQ On Retention Sum In Construction Contracts - MahWengKwai & Associates

Retention sum is a sum retained by an employer against interim sums payable to the contractors for work done and will be released to the contractor...
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Malaysia: MCO, CMCO, RMCO, CMCO Again: Regulations And SOPs - MahWengKwai & Associates

Since the announcement by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on 16.3.2020 on the implementation of the Movement Control Order nationwide...
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India: Amendment To The Non-Compete Disclosure Requirements By CCI - Obhan & Associates

Restrictions on competition through prohibitive non-compete clauses have become par for the course in most commercial agreements.
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India: ECB Regulations: Changes, Implications And Benefits - Asit Mehta & Associates

Towards the end of 2019, India's central bank (Reserve Bank of India) introduced significant changes in its regulations covering External Commercial Borrowings or ECBs.
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India: Moving Towards Implementing The Code On Wages, 2019 - Obhan & Associates

While the Code on Wages, 2019 (hereinafter referred to as "the Code") received Presidential assent on August 08 2019...
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Malaysia: Digital Securities Offerings In Malaysia (Part 2) - Azmi & Associates

The following Q&A is between Ian Fong, Director of Marketing & PR, Propine Technologies Pte. Ltd. and our Serina Abdul Samad, Partner and Head of Capital & Debt Market practice group...
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India: Dynamic Injunctions To Tackle Digital Piracy In India - Obhan & Associates

Injunctions are the first resort for parties seeking to stop websites from infringing trademarks or hosting copyright-infringing data.
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India: Google And Amazon Made To Toe The French Line? Oui! - Obhan & Associates

If the 21st century has been defined by the information age, data then is the new global currency
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India: Pandemics, Public Interest And Patent Infringement In India - Obhan & Associates

In patent law, there is a constant tug of war between the importance of incentivizing innovators and the need to ensure that consumers have access to innovations.
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Oil prices steady after six weeks of gains, pressured by glut | Reuters

Oil prices steady after six weeks of gains, pressured by glut | Reuters Oil prices were little changed in choppy trade on Monday as persistent oversupply in the market largely offset hopes that a rollout of coronavirus vaccines will lift global fuel demand.Brent crude futures for February ended the session 32 cents, or 0.6%, higher at $50.29 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures for January settled up 42 cents, or 0.9%, at $46.99 a barrel.Prices slid more than 1% earlier in ...
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