Tag: conflict of interest
The Indonesian project was one of the last the Trump Organisation signed up before the US president took office.
One was Penang deputy CM and the other is DAP deputy secretary-general, says the leader, after speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says his son is Lim's press secretary.
The home minister downplays concerns of conflict of interest, says task force has many members and is headed by an ex-judge.
Lawyer SN Nair says alarm bells should have gone off when Syazlin Mansor was found to be representing two government agencies as well.
Wee Choo Keong says the official was promoted despite being part of a deal which implied a conflict of interest.
Sangeet Kaur says the AG's office, which is looking into her police report, is also representing the chief justice in the same matter.
Sabah Umno spokesman Ghazalie Ansing says Kalabakan MP Ma’amun Sulaiman has openly admitted to appointing his brother to handle projects in his constituency.
Gopal Sri Ram says Malaysians should be grateful that Sitpah Selvaratnam, who specialises in admiralty law, is offering her service in the Equanimity seizure case for free.
Tommy Thomas says there is no conflict of interest in the appointment of Sitpah Selvaratnam as she is the best person for the job.
It's in line with the AG's assurance not to be part of cases where he was personally involved as a lawyer.
N Sivananthan says it will breach PH's election manifesto if Tommy Thomas continues leading the prosecution team.
Lawyers for Liberty says decision by AGC not to represent EC in any case involving election petitions prevents any conflict of interest and also accusation of bias.
Tommy Thomas says the AGC is set up to represent the government and it will be a conflict of interest to appear for the EC, which is considered an independent body under Federal Constitution.
Tommy Thomas has told the Malaysian Bar Council he would not participate in cases involving people he might have known when he was in private practice.
Gurdial Singh Nijar says Tommy Thomas can institute the de facto change by practice pending a constitutional amendment to separate the roles.
A situation of conflict of interest arises when AG, as legal adviser to government, has to prosecute politicians for criminal offences, says Bar president George Varughese.
The CEO was arrested immediately after he presented himself at Penang MACC’s headquarters today.
The Malaysian government is among three other governments and 64 delegations who used properties linked to the US president's vast business empire.
Penang Institute’s Wong Chin Huat says this includes initiating the use of public funds for political parties.
PKR's Saifuddin Nasution Ismail alleges the CEO in question gave projects to an engineering firm he is apparently still involved with.
Senior Federal Counsel Shamsul Bolhassan says former PKR youth chief has no locus standi to initiate suit against the prime minister and auditor-general.
MACC is asked to probe the use of the Hummer SUV belonging to timber tycoon Michael Chia by Nazri Aziz's son.