Malaysian Legal System and Sources of Law

Malaysian Legal System and Sources of Law

Date/Time: Date(s) - 08/08/2022 - 17/08/2022( 8:00 am - 5:00 pm )
Location: Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur


This course surveys the history of the development of the legal system in Malaysia, the various sources of law and the court system. It also provides an introduction to land law and torts in Malaysia.


Upon completion of this training, the participants will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Understand the general requirements of the Laws of Malaysia and its relative application.
  • Ability to implement the right processes and procedures covering the following crucial areas: Hiring, Managing Human Resources, Effective Deployment, Setting of KPIs, Consequence Management
  • Management of Disciplinary Issues; Correspondence; Domestic Inquiries; Termination Process; Legal Claims by Dismissed Employees
  • Ability Management / Organization to reduce the risk of Management Practices


  • Introduction: Early Legal Systems
  • The Malacca Sultanate (1400-1511)
  • The British Era
    • Introduction
    • Legislation
    • Case Law as a Principal Source of Law
    • The Modern Era
      • The Federal Constitution
      • Acts of Parliament, State Enactments, Subsidiary Legislation
      • Dspute Settlement
        • The Courts System
        • The Growth of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
      • The Application of English Common Law and Rules of Equity—Limitations Under the Civil Law Act, 1956.
      • International Treaties/Conventions
    • The Position of Islamic Law

    Training Methodology

    • Case Studies.
    • Individual and group discussions and exercises.
    • Intensive training by using templates, diagrams, and charts.
    • Planning activities and presentations.
    • Self-assessments.
    • Action plan.

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