Adopting a Child in Malaysia

Adopting a Child in Malaysia

The decision to have children, biological or otherwise is always a mammoth decision to make. In Malaysia, the individual who seeks to adopt a child must be able to fulfil certain requirements by law. Legally, a child is defined as an individual who is below the age of...
Marriage and Conversion to Islam

Marriage and Conversion to Islam

Update: This article was written on 13 July 2017. However, on 7 August 2017, the Government withdrew the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) (Amendment) Bill 2016.  On 8 August 2017, the Bill was retabled for reading without the inclusion of Section 88A. Marriage and...