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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 23 May 2019

Court of Appeal determines that negative declaratory arbitration awards are enforceable

A recent Court of Appeal case addressed whether a negative declaratory arbitration award is enforceable. The decision emphasises the narrow grounds

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 10 May 2019

Do databases constitute 'plant' and qualify for capital allowances?

In a recent case before the High Court, CIMB Bank Bhd had written to the director general of inland revenue (DGIR) to seek his confirmation on whether

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 8 May 2019

Foreign ships repairing undersea cables now exempt from cabotage policy

The government has decided to exempt from its cabotage policy foreign vessels repairing undersea cables at any cable landing station in Malaysian

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 4 Apr 2019

Court clarifies test applicable to applications to restrain arbitration proceedings by non-parties

In a recent Court of Appeal case, the plaintiff sought an injunction to restrain arbitration proceedings between the second, third and fourth

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 25 Jan 2019

Post-Budget 2019 - major amendments to Labuan Business Activity Tax Act

In Malaysia, the Income Tax Act 1967 governs the imposition of income tax. However, in 1990 a separate tax act, the Labuan Business Activity Tax Act

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 17 Jan 2019

Court rules on threshold to set aside arbitral award that conflicts with public policy

The Federal Court recently clarified the high threshold required for an arbitral award to be set aside on grounds of public policy pursuant to Section

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 19 Dec 2018

Court of Appeal finds carrier breached contract to deliver cargo

A high court recently dismissed a plaintiff's claim against the defendant-carrier for breach of its contract to carry and deliver cargo to the

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia, India | 18 Oct 2018

Another failed attempt by Indian government to set aside arbitral award before courts

In 2005 the Indian government unsuccessfully applied to the Malaysian courts to set aside a partial award issued by the Arbitral Tribunal. In 2014 the

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 12 Oct 2018

High Court finds DGIR's advance ruling is decision subject to judicial review

In a recent case, IBM Malaysia applied for an advance ruling from the director general of inland revenue (DGIR) to determine whether a payment made by

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Shearn Delamore & Co | Malaysia | 9 Aug 2018

Arbitration Act 2005 does not oust courts' inherent jurisdiction

The legal battle between La Kaffa International Co Ltd and Loob Holding Sdn Bhd, which has garnered much public attention, recently made its way to

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