The Guide #3

Doctors with Bacteriological Protection

COVID-19 :

FROM A LEGAL PERSPECTIVE

by Nazmin Nazifa, EzriLaw Firm

12 March 2020

Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 (Act 342) is a law and legislation that covers the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases . Vector-borne diseases are human illnesses caused by parasites, viruses and bacteria that are transmitted by vectors. Vectors are living organisms that can transmit infectious pathogens between humans or from animals to humans such as mosquitoes, ticks, and fleas .

Digital social media

LAWS ON SOCIAL MEDIA POSTING IN MALAYSIA

by Nor Adilah binti Mohamad Puzi, EzriLaw Firm

09 March 2020

Social media has raised various legal issues concerning individuals. Actions such as sharing, liking, retweeting and commenting may be taken as a republication of defamatory content and may contribute to an invasion of privacy or offence under Penal Code. Briefly, such constrain-free media system does not exist in this world.

Calculator

FINANCE ACT :

MALAYSIAN 2020 BUDGET

by Abdul Halim Bin A.Hamid, EzriLaw Firm

05 March 2020

The Finance Acts are introduced to cater to the proposals every year when a Budget approved. 
The Finance Acts 2020 repealed 21 items to cater to Budget 2020 and are summarised as followed.