Hogan Lovells (JD Supra Malaysia)
New and improved? Corporate liability for corruption in Malaysia
SEA View, Article XV: May 2021 - Section 17A of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Act raises the possibility of corporate liability for corruption in addition to personal liability for board and senior management members involved. The provision, which came into force mid-last year (2020), was invoked for the first time in March 2021. This article sets out implications for international...
Malaysia publishes draft "White List" for personal data exports
Malaysia's Personal Data Protection Commissioner (the "Commissioner") has issued a Public Consultation Paper (PCP) No. 1/2017 entitled Personal Data Protection (Transfer Of Personal Data To Places Outside Malaysia) Order 2017 (the "Consultation Paper").