Custom Act 1967
Goods and Services Tax 2014
Malaysia’s customs tariffs and indirect taxation had been directly affect costs and profits. It also includes international trade agreements and import and export regulations.
We provide advice to and representation of global clients on many types of custom offences and trade matters before national courts and administrations for advise and compliance.
We have wide experience in dealing with offences involving customs or uncustoms goods or prohibited goods.
Complex custom offences cases are unlike any other. The sheer volume of evidence demands a different and more methodical approach.
The key is to analyse the evidence, identify key issues and present these in a way that is digestible for the lay client. We aim to present you with core evidence and explain its relevance in the context of your case. This is a collaborative approach where your involvement is appreciated and encouraged. By bringing our expertise to a team that includes you we aim to attack the prosecution case and advance yours.
Entertainment and Sports
The leisure industry is one of the largest sectors of the world economy and its challenges are far-reaching and diverse. We help businesses in this important sector to thrive in the complex and rapidly changing regulatory landscape.
We provide a full range of services in the entertainment business, including advising on the creation and exploitation of music, television, film and online content. We also have a highly rated reputation management practice, which uses a wide range of legal tools to protect our clients when reputations.
We are also able to advise sporting bodies, corporations, sports clubs and individual sports personalities to advise on sports disputes. We advise on regulatory and disciplinary issues, exploitation of broadcasting and other rights, contractual issues, sponsorships, acquisitions, disposals and restructurings of sports governing bodies and other sports-related entities.
Whether you’re in TV, film, social media, digital commerce, gambling, news, sports, data, entertainment, media technology,a rights-holder, an agency, talent, a financier, a brand owner, and whether you’ve just had a great idea or are running a global business, we think you’d find our media specialists unusually insightful and refreshingly dynamic.
Industrial relations and works council
The importance of good industrial relations has become more and more apparent in recent years.
We advise on all legal, strategic and practical issues arising out of the employment or engagement of employees, workers, directors, consultants and contractors, from their recruitment, terms and conditions, retention and motivation to performance management, investigation, dismissal, redundancy and retirement.
We can also help if you’re under threat of industrial court action. Industrial court action can seriously disrupt a business so an in-depth knowledge of the complex law in this area is vital.
We are highly regarded for our work across all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment and labour law. We regularly engage in employment and labour civil court cases , and advise on matters ranging from sensitive severance issues and boardroom disputes through to matters of corporate governance and whistleblower claims, and more standard disciplinary and grievance issues.
We act the whole range of landlord and tenant matters from the creation and disposal of leasehold interests to ongoing management issues (acting for landlords, tenants and lenders). Also real estate industry’s leading players, we advise on the full range of real estate-related transactions.
With an integrated network of leading individuals, we have the commitment, resources and know-how to get your deals done, whatever and wherever they are.
Forward thinking and commercial in our approach, with a recognised ability to deliver complex deals, we handle the entire property ‘life-cycle’ from the initial acquisition, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit.
Our network of offices and relationship law firms enables us to blend our specialist skills with the legal and business cultures of the project’s location. Our global reach also enables us to bring a market-wide commercial perspective to each individual transaction.
We work frequently as part of a team of specialists drawn from across the firm’s industry and practice groups and understand how the construction element fits into the wider context of a complex transaction.
The areas our multi-disciplinary team can assist you with:
- Real Estate Development
- Real Estate Finance
- Real Estate Litigation
- Real Estate Private Equity and Investment
- Real Estate Securitisation
Transport and Logistics
Transport and logistics industry is central to the evolution of an efficient global marketplace. It is also an industry with evolving legal and regulatory demands requiring advice and counsel that looks beyond the borders of a single country. We advise both governments and the private sector in relation to all aspects of the transport industry, specialising in rail, aviation, shipping, logistics and roads.
Our knowledge of the structure and economics of these industries allows our lawyers to anticipate and advise on the widest range of legal issues. Our practice brings together an integrated team of lawyers who specialise in corporate, commercial, finance, tax, projects, construction, real estate, dispute resolution, competition and employment law.
While trying to gain a competitive advantage in this sector our clients face tightening regulatory structures, an increasing need for innovative financing techniques, and escalating liability and insurance risks. It is becoming increasingly important to be aware of the latest legal developments, especially when crossing borders.
Through our work with leading transport and logistics companies, their advisers and their suppliers, we have developed the industry knowledge required to provide specialised support. As an interdisciplinary group with a global presence, we can field an informed and highly qualified team of lawyers in major markets around the world.
Working together, we provide advice and solutions on all aspects of:
- Transportation Infrastructure
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