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Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 快速参考指南

CIPAA是Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012的简称,中文为《建筑行业付款与审裁法令》。CIPAA由2014年4月15日起正式生效。

随着CIPAA的实施,建筑业者对于CIPAA的认知也必须有所提升。鉴于市面上的CIPAA教材多以英文为媒介语,无法满足于中文读者的需求。因此,此CIPAA快速参考指南主要是为了让中文读者可以在最短的时间内更有效的认识和了解CIPAA。

CIPAA As At April 2018 - What is Conditional Payment Clause and When is it Void? Is CIPAA Prospective or Retrospective? Or A Hybrid?

The Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012 (“CIPAA”) came into force on 15 April 2014. CIPAA has brought in significant changes to the laws relating to the construction industry. However, like other newly introduced legislation, CIPAA too has faced teething issues and other issues since it came into force.

This update will discuss the operative effect of CIPAA and the position of conditional payment clause in light of recent developments.

Amendments to Malaysian Appellate Court Procedures

On 1 March 2018, a number of changes were made to Malaysia’s appellate courts rules. The changes to the Rules of the Court of Appeal 1994 and the Rules of the Federal Court 1995 bring about new procedures and promote clarity.

In this Update, we explain the key changes. We also explain the practical differences that the changes might make.