The legal Services Unit performs the following duties:

  • To interpret and translate legal documents and advices the Board;
  • To approve Board's legal documents;
  • To review trust deeds, memorandum of understanding agreements, contracts and other legal related documents;
  • To prepare legal briefs and represent the Board in legal proceedings;
  • To liaise with external legal Agencies in legal matters and participates or conduct Boards litigations;
  • To review and draft amendments to the Tobacco Industry Act and its regulations made there under;
  • To maintain safe custody of the Board's legal documents;
  • To plan and arrange the Board of Directors’ meeting;
  • To make follow up on the implementation of the Board of Director's meeting resolutions;
  • To be the Secretary to the Management Meetings;
  • To write minutes during the Board of Directors’ and Management meetings.