GRL – Insights
We love to share the latest happenings, perspectives, developments and insights at our firm. The GRL section provides this insight into the activities of the firm and its interaction with a multi-faceted society.
Our passion for the improvement of society transcends the focus on our legal work and commitments to our clients through our CSR programs and our Venture@GRL program helping Malaysian startups.
GRL – Press Releases
Our official press releases highlighting recent appointments and court victories.
RM 1.7 Billion suit successfully defended by PNSB AcmarPublished 30 October, 2020
Goik Ramesh & Loo acting for PNSB Acmar Sdn Bhd successfully prevented the striking out of RM 1.7 billion suit in KL High Court suit against Sunway Construction Sdn Bhd and Prasarana Malaysia Berhad
Injunction Obtained for Elquator Sdn Bhd, a Danish Renewable Energy FirmPublished 8 October, 2020
Goik Ramesh & Loo acting for Danish renewable energy company, Elquator Sdn Bhd, successfully obtained an interim-injunction to protect the infringement of its proprietary technology and trade name and trademark
Appointed by Danish Renewable Energy Firm Elquator Sdn BhdPublished 11 September, 2020
Goik Ramesh & Loo have been appointed by Danish renewable energy firm Elquator Sdn Bhd, and its associate companies, to advise on its litigation and corporate matters
GRL – In The News
Occasionally Goik Ramesh & Loo and its lawyers are highlighted in the news. This section highlights some of those times.
Haziq released on police bail, free to leave the country if he wants, says lawyerPublished 15 June, 2019 in TheStar.com.my
Goik Ramesh & Loo partner Ramesh Sivakumar representing Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz in highly publicised case provides statements to The Star newspaper.
Haziq likely to be freed later in the day, says lawyerPublished 15 June, 2019 in FreeMalaysiaToday.com
FreeMalaysiaToday.com reporting on highly publicised case involving Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz represented by our partner Ramesh Sivakumar of Goik Ramesh & Loo
All Haziq wants to do is to rest, says lawyer after his releasePublished 15 June, 2019 in TheStarTV.com
The Star newspaper reporting on highly publicised case involving Haziq Abdullah Abdul Aziz represented by Goik Ramesh & Loo partner Ramesh Sivakumar
GRL – Noteworthy News
Highlighting noteworthy case laws, government proclamations and other general news that may be of interest to our clients and visitors.
A Landmark Federal Court Decision on Liquidated Ascertained Damages19 January, 2021
In a landmark decision, the Federal Court has delivered its grounds of judgement in respect of the case of PJD Regency Sdn Bhd v Tribunal Tuntutan Pembeli Rumah & Another and 6 other appeals.
It has finally clarified the legal position as to when time starts to run, in respect of vacant possession (VP) of the property.
Business as usual during MCO starting 13 January 202112 January, 2021
Goik Ramesh & Loo’s operations will continue as usual during the Conditional Movement Control Order starting from 13 January 2021, with our office open and ability to host a limited number of in-person meetings
A Landmark Federal Court Decision on Airbnb Residential Rentals13 October, 2020
A recent landmark decision by the Federal Court in the case of Innab Salil & Ors vs Verve Suites Mont’ Kiara Management Corp has created widespread legal implications for many who are renting strata units out as short-term accommodation (STA) as a business venture.
GRL – Corporate Social Responsibility
Goik Ramesh & Loo believes that as a significant corporate citizen, we have a responsibility to care for those in need within our society.
Through our social responsibility initiatives, we strive to improve the lives of the communities in which we live and operate in.
As part of our CSR responsibilities, our lawyers and staff advance society’s interests by regularly contributing their time, effort, energy, knowledge and resources to charity and social welfare activities as well as pro-bono work.
Our firm’s initiatives centre on:
- Improving the welfare of the poor, old and underprivileged
- Enhancing the well-being of our society and people
- Encouraging the development in the field of arts
- Providing free legal education & advice
- Protecting the environment