Practical Guide to Small Claims Action

Practical Guide to Small Claims Action

If you have a debt of RM5,000.00 or less owed to you, you have the right to initiate a civil action against the debtor to claim back the amount owed. This process is called a small claims action and it is done through the Magistrates Court pursuant to Order 93 of the...
Case Spotlight: Proving Damages

Case Spotlight: Proving Damages

“Can you prove the actual losses suffered by the company?” That was my first question to our Company-client intending to file an action for damages against their employee for breach of duties and negligence. In every claim for damages, there are always two folds to...
What is Pre-Action Discovery?

What is Pre-Action Discovery?

The strength of your case depends on what evidence you have to substantiate your claims. Discovery applications are often used by litigants to enable them to obtain documents which are relevant to their case, but are in the possession, custody or power of their...