25th October 2017



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Digital Newsletter 2017

Welcome to KLRCA's second monthly digital newsletter, your source for the latest updates on KLRCA's products and services, events, announcements, news releases and more.

We hope you enjoyed our previous issue, if you haven't had the chance to read them you can visit our website under the announcement tab. Happy reading!

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 Past Events

3rd IPBA Asia-Pac Arbitration Day 2017   

SFC Launch


The third edition of the IPBA Asia Pac Arbitration Day held jointly with the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, built on the success of the previous 2015 and 2016 events held in Kuala Lumpur. Acclaimed speakers and keen international delegate participation were replicated again this year with a focus on trending issues in the arbitration world.


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KLRCA Certificate Program in Sports Arbitration  

SFC Launch


The KLRCA Certificate Program for Sports Arbitration returned for a second time following a successful inaugural edition in 2016, which saw 50 candidates from across the globe successfully completing the course and going on to play significant roles in the resolution of sporting.


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 Press Releases

The New KLRCA Arbitration Rules 2017   

SFC Launch


The new KLRCA Rules have been streamlined, taking into account the need for clarity, ease of users and the exigencies in the resolution of disputes involving modern & complex commercial relationships.


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 KLRCA i-Arbitration Rules 2017  

SFC Launch


The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) has recently released the KLRCA i-Arbitration Rules 2017 (the"i-Rules"), which came into effect on 9th June 2017. 


The i-Rules is a certain and predictable legal framework to solving disputes from contracts involving Shariah principles, allowing parties the autonomy and flexibility of international commercial arbitration... 


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 The Rise of Domain Names: How to Protect Them?



The current rising trend in e-commerce has led to an increase in the number of domain name registrations worldwide. In Malaysia, as of September 2017, there was a total of 327,109 ".my" domain names registered. These numbers, however, have inevitably led to a surge of legal concerns and disputes regarding the use and ownership of domain names already registered. In order to settle such disputes in a more resourceful manner than litigation, a party may turn to an alternative solution offered by Domain Name Dispute Resolution (DNDR) providers, such as Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.





Case Review



Arbitration Case Law: Recent updates on Adjudication in Malaysia

Summary of Civil Appeal no. W-02(C)(A)-1496/1497(Majority)

Martego Sdn Bhd ("Martego", "Appellant") v Arkitek Meor & Chew Sdn Bhd ("ARMC", "Defendant")

Court                   Court of Appeal of Malaysia

Case Citation      W-02(C)(A)-1496-08/2016C


The Court of Appeal Malaysia ("the Court") dealt with two applications of the Appellant: first, to set aside an adjudication decision awarding payment of the professional architectural fees in favor of the ARMC based of Section 15 of CIPAA; second, to dismiss the decision of the Kuala Lumpur High Court allowing the enforcement of the aforesaid adjudication decision...



Featured Events



    KLRCA YPG First Essay  
    Competition 2017


Deadline: 1st November 2017




    Workshop on Handling Delay 
    & Prolongation Cost Claims 


Date: 4th November 2017

Time: 9.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m.

Fee: RM 80


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    Financing your Dispute: The
    use of Third Party Funding


Date: 8th November 2017

Time: 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 p.m.   

Location: Bangunan Sulaiman  


    Roadshow 2.0: Standard Form
    for Building Contracts


Date: 15th November 2017

Time: 1.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m.

Location: Bangunan Sulaiman


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KLRCA Certificate in Adjudication




Date: 18th - 22nd November 2017

Time: 8.30 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Fee: RM 6,572 


KLRCA Talk Series: Domain Name Disputes




Date: 28th November 2017

 Time: 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m.



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International Sports Law Conference




Date: To Be Announced

Time: 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.



2nd ICC-KLRCA Pre-Moot 




Date: 2nd - 4th March 2018

Time: All Day



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Other conferences and events at a glance

4 November | [1/3] Workshops on Handling Delay & Prolongation Cost Claims (SCL) | Kuala Lumpur | 


4  November  | IBA APAG International Arbitration Training Day | Hanoi |                    


4 - 5 November | LexTech Conference 2017 | Cyberjaya |                    


6 - 7  November  | SIAC Academy - Time & Cost Savers at SIAC | Singapore |                    


21  November  | 5th International Arbitration Conference | Perth |                    


9 December | [2/3] Workshops on Handling Delay & Prolongation Cost Claims (SCL) | Kuala Lumpur | 


13 January 2018 | [3/3] Workshops on Handling Delay & Prolongation Cost Claims (SCL) | Kuala Lumpur | 


19 January 2018  | CABE Malaysia Conference 2018 | Kuala Lumpur |                    


15 - 18 April 2018 | Sydney ICCA | Sydney |                                                       


19 April 2018 | AMINZ - ICCA International Arbitration Day | New Zealand |                                                      



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