Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in Malaysia Under the Reciprocal Enforcement of Judgments Act 1958 (REJA) : Pembinaan SPK Sdn Bhd v Conaire Engineering Sdn Bhd- Llc & Anor; Bina Puri Holdings Bhd v Conaire Engineering Sdn Bhd-LLC

This article seeks to examine the strict requirements that are to be adhered to by parties in seeking to enforce a foreign judgment by way of a common law action in Malaysia.

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Arbitration of Investment Disputes: A Malaysian Perspective

The international community has taken a conscious step to promote investment into developing nations by creating avenues for foreign investors to protect their rights over the last 50 years.

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Registration of Arbitral Awards in Malaysia – Only the Dispositive Section of the Arbitral Award is to be Registered

At the outset, disclosure is made that Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham and Dato’ Sunil Abraham appeared as counsel in the Federal Court for the successful party, Siemens Industry Gmbh & Co Kg (Germany).

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Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham – Celebrating 50 Years

Tan Sri Cecil Abraham has over 250 reported decisions of note to his name and is widely regarded by his peers and clients alike as one of Malaysia’s leading counsel, and known to be devastatingly effective in court.

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CIPAA – Is It to Have Retrospective or Prospective Effect?

The enactment of the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (Act 746) (“CIPAA”) which came into force on 15th April 2014 was greeted with much fanfare in Malaysia, particularly amongst those in the construction industry.

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Arbitration in Malaysia

The Malaysian Arbitration Act 2005 (“the 2005 Act”, see Annex I hereto) is based on the 1985 UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (“the Model Law”) and the New Zealand Arbitration Act 1996.

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