MWKA Lunch Talk: Understanding the changes to the Strata Title Act 1985 & overview of the Strata Management Act 2013


The new strata laws have hastened the issuance of strata titles, enhanced protection and facilitated strata management for home buyers and imposed stricter conditions on developers. This talk will review the changes to the Strata Title Act 1985 and provide an overview of the Strata Management Act 2013.

Talk Points
  • Recent amendments approved by Parliament towards the National Land Code, the Land Acquisition Act, and the Strata Titles Act.
  • Enhanced governance given to management corporations.
  • What is Limited Common Property?
  • Subdivision of phased development.
  • Impact to developers, professionals and purchases.
  • Relevant provision of Strata Title Act (Amendment) 2013.
  • Relevant provision of Strata Management Act 2013.

Richard Wee is a partner at MahWengKwai & Associates and heads our Real Estate Practice Group and Sports Law Practice Group.

His primary areas of practice are in real estate, sport laws, trust law and general civil litigation. He is seen to be a strategist and also a commendable Advocate. Richard is also known for his passion for Civil Liberty issues, which includes Human Rights and Criminal Defence Litigation.

Richard was called to the Bar in 1999. He is currently the deputy President (pro-team) of the Sports Law Association of Malaysia and an Elected Member of the Bar Council. He was also a past-Secretary of the Malaysian Bar.

Sarah Kambali is a senior associate at MahWengKwai & Associates under the Real Estate Practice Group.

A graduate of International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Sarah was called to the Bar on 25th October 2007 after chambering with Mr Richard Wee.

She has experience in Property and Loan Documentation supports various kind of contracts. Sarah also from time to time assists her colleagues in litigation matters. She plans to be involved with Syariah matters in the future, in particular Syariah Family Law, Faraid (Interitance) and Wasiat.

About MWKA Public Talks

Empowering our clients through education, knowledge and value has always been the cornerstone of MahWengKwai & Associates. As trusted business lawyers, our mission is to keep our clients updated and informed of the latest changes in the legal environment and a variety of management topics in order to help you better manage your company.

MWKA’s Public Series Lunch Talks are organised at least once a month over lunch to inculcate knowledge and awareness, promote deliberations and networking amongst our clients to explore new strategic partnerships.

These lunch talks are complimentary and are open for our clients, in-house legal counsel and interested members of the public* to attend.

*not including members of the Bar.

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Wed Jan 18, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM MYT
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