If a husband has an interest in a piece of land which is at risk, he can file a caveat – but that doesn’t guarantee he will be successful.
A Federal Court ruling helps explain the difference between a judgment and the grounds of judgment.
While many are prepared to accept what is said in court, even if it is false, they are likely to feel more aggrieved when such proceedings are published in the newspaper.
At the beginning of a lawsuit, the parties formally submit their claims and defences.
PARENTS provide a link for members of the family when they are alive and are usually the focal point for all family members to meet, together or separately.
Although such an order is meant to protect members of the family from abuse, sometimes it can cause injustice to the person against whom it is obtained.
In Peninsular Malaysia, a creditor loses the right to start legal action after six years has passed, but there are exceptions.
While some gyms offer a wide range of facilities and services for ordinary membership, others divide these services into different categories and charge extra for them.
When you pay in advance for a year’s worth of services, there is no guarantee of a refund if the provider suddenly closes shop.
Study the terms and conditions of sale and seek advice if necessary before you buy an item at an auction.
Whether such an appointment can be terminated or not depends on the agreement between that person and the principal.
A guarantor can deny liability when a borrower defaults if the guarantee was obtained by fraud, misrepresentation or undue influence.