This book gives a general idea of the principles of the legal system that govern Malaysia. It provides readers with an unclomplicated reading resoucers through which readers, especially those from the non-law background, may explore some of the issues involved when dealing with the law in Malaysia.
The book provides an overview of the Malaysian legal history and includes chapters on the various sources of law and the court system in Malaysia. It also introduces some general principles involved in Malaysia's land law and torts. It is hoped that the book will assist readers to comprehend the various aspect of the legal system in Malaysia and recognize the basic principles of torts and land law that will be applicable in their lives.
Nor Fadzlina Nawi is a senior law lecturer at Universiti Teknologi MARA. She initially trained in law at International Islamic University (IIUM), Malaysia. She later read her Master in Comparative Laws, also at the IIUM in 2001 where she began her career as a law teacher at the IIUM. She has been lecturing in variuos law subjects before embarking on her PhD research specialising in Family Law Meditation at La Trobe University, Australia in 2008 and graduated in 2013. She is currently teaching Malaysian Legal System, Administrative Law and Business Law at UiTM Negeri Sembilan since 2014.
Ikmal Hisham Md. Tah is a senior lecturer at Universiti Teknologi MARA. He obtained his Diploma in Public Administration (DPA), Bachelor of Legal Studies (Hons.) and Bachelor of Laws (LL. B Hons.) from Universiti Teknologi MARA. He pursued his Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Law at University of Hull, United Kingdoms and graduated in 2009. He has completed his PhD from International Islamic University Malaysia in 2018. He has been teaching Malaysian Legal System, Administrative Law and Business Law at UiTM Pahang since 2009.