Understanding the Companies Bill 2013 Friday, 31st October, 2014 12:30pm - 2:30pm Conference Room MahWengKwai & Associates Level 10-1, Tower B, Menara Prima Jalan PJU 1/39, Dataran Prima 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor OVERVIEW SPEAKER The new Companies Bill 2013 sets out the legal framework that will replace the current Companies Act 1965. The new provisions aim to modernize and simplify the corporate legal framework in Malaysia to enhance its competitiveness. Lim Jo Yan heads the corporate and commercial practice group in MahWengKwai & Associates and advises on mergers and acquisitions, competition, environmental, real estate, and general corporate and commercial transactions. The objective of this talk is to provide information and insight into the Bill, which will put into effect major changes to the laws which currently govern the formation, operations and regulations of the companies in Malaysia. After graduating from Oxford University, Jo Yan practiced as a litigator with Shook Lin & Bok before focusing in corporate and commercial law with Wong & Partners (a member firm of Baker & McKenzie International). Jo Yan also has experience in joint ventures, corporate and regulatory compliance, personal data protection, anti-corruption and commercial contracts. TALK POINTS: History of the Companies Bill; Incorporation & Capital Maintenance; Changes to Filing Requirements and Share Capital Regime; Procedures of Meetings and Resolutions for Members & Proxies; Duties and Liabilities of Directors; and Capital Reduction Exercise. ABOUT OUR TALKS Our educational lunch talks encourage our clients, professionals, directors, senior management, business owners and legal counsel to inculcate knowledge and awareness, promote deliberations and networking to explore new strategic partnerships. These lunch talks are complimentary and are open for interested members of the public to attend. COMING SOON ☐ th 24 November 2014: 12:30pm - 2:30pm Disputes over Common Property REGISTRATION FORM Which talk would you like to attend? ☐ 31st October, 2014 (Fri): 12:30pm - 2:30pm Understanding the Companies Bill (Closing date for registration: 29th October, 2014) ☐ 24th November, 2014 (Mon): 12:30pm - 2:30pm Disputes over Common Property (Closing date for registration: 21st November, 2014) PARTICIPANTS’ DETAILS 1 Name Email Address Mobile No 2 Name Email Address Mobile No 3 Name Email Address Mobile No Designation Company’s Name & Address:_________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Contact person: ____________________________Tel:________________________Fax: _________________________ Professional Body Name (if any) _______________________________________________________________________ Comments - What particular area / other topics are you interested in? __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Fax /email your registration to: MahWengKwai & Associates Advocates and Solicitors Level 10-1, Tower B, Menara Prima, Jalan PJU 1/39, Dataran Prima, 47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia T +603 7887 2702 F +603 7887 2703 www.mahwengkwai.com E [email protected] Terms & Conditions 1. Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis. 2. As places are limited, kindly ensure attendance as you may deprive others of the learning opportunity. 3. Please let us know as early as possible if you are unable to attend. Data Protection Personal Data is gathered in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2010. Please click here to read more on MWKA’s Privacy and Personal Data Protection Policy.
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