Yao Huang Yeoh

Yao Huang Yeoh is a senior associate in the Dispute Resolution Practice Group of Wong & Partners.

In brief The Insolvency (Amendment) Bill 2023 (“Amendment”) was passed in the Dewan Rakyat on 24 May 2023. The Amendment seeks to provide for a more effective bankruptcy administration system which is in line with the Government’s intention to preserve the welfare of bankrupt individuals. The Insolvency Act 1967 (“Act”) was last amended on 1 September 2021 vide the Insolvency (Amendment) Act 2020. Key takeaways The critical suggested amendments to the Act are as follows:…