Marriage and Conversion to Islam

Marriage and Conversion to Islam

Marriage and divorce have traditionally been straightforward scenarios. In Malaysia, these affairs are governed by the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 (“LRA 1976”). However, this simple state of affairs turns murky when it involves the conversion of one...
How to Manage Sexual Harassment Complaints

How to Manage Sexual Harassment Complaints

Silicon Valley is currently grappling with backlash arising from a “culture of sexual harassment”, as more women are coming forward to share their experiences of harassment.   Most recently, Cheryl Yeoh, the former CEO of the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity...
What is the Labour Court?

What is the Labour Court?

You might be surprised to know that the “labour court” in Malaysia doesn’t really exist – at least not in the way many people assume. First of all, the forum which most of us refer to as the labour court is in reality not a court at all. The labour court in this...