May 23

The Jurisdiction of Arbitral Tribunals

May 23, 2024
In Myanmar, if one of the parties has initiated the legal proceedings before a court of law despite an arbitration agreement between such parties to resolve the dispute by arbitration, the other party may request the court to refer the case to arbitration under Section 10 (a) of the 2016 Arbitration Law of Myanmar. Taking...
October 2

Online Sales Registration

October 2, 2023
On July 21st,2023, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) issued three notifications concerning e-commerce. Notification No.51/2023, issued on the same day, mandates that individuals, companies, business entities engaged in e-commerce must obtain a registration certificate from the Department of Trade (DOT). Eligibility Criteria for E-Commerce Registration in Myanmar In Myanmar, e-commerce is on the rise, and...
September 20

Data Theft

September 20, 2023
In today’s digital age, data has become the lifeblood of business worldwide. Companies invest heavily in cybersecurity measures to protect their sensitive information from external threats, but sometimes the danger lies within. Data theft cases between employees and employers have been on the rise, posing significant challenges for organizations across industries. Every business owns certain...
September 8

Non-reply to Insolvency Legal Notice

September 8, 2023
Receiving the Legal Notice has become more usual these days due to the raising disputes over agreements and contracts and other common issues. It is the very initial stage of the dispute resolution such negotiation, mediation, conciliation and litigation. What is a Legal Notice? Simply put, legal notice is essentially the necessity, like a mechanism...
March 1

Assessment to disputes of Employer Vs Employee in Myanmar Labour Arbitration Body and Labour Arbitration Council

March 1, 2023
According to my experiences and the records of the disputes between the employee and employer in Myanmar, the employee has always had the upper hand. After reviewing such cases, although the employers were right, it is found that there are a great number of employers who lost a trial due to the failure to act...
November 22

Ex Parte Order of Temporary Injunction

November 22, 2022
Some of the foreign clients are willing to know how they have a chance for pre-emptive strike to the potential opposite party on the disputed properties in Myanmar. The solution of their query is as below, Exparte Temporary Injunction Temporary injunction is an order of the court to perform a specified act or to refrain...