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Amanah Raya Berhad v Ong Chin Hoo

Date: 11 February 2019; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Rayuan Sivil No. P-02(IM)(NCVC)-1825-09/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Mohd Affandi Bin Yusoff v Hong Leong Bank Berhad and Another

Date: 27 February 2019; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. B-02(NCVC)(W)-527-03/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Majlis Agama Islam Wilayah Persekutuan v Glomac Resources Sdn Bhd

Date: 20 December 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 437; Source: Federal Court Registry

Daud Bin Arshad and 3 Others v Felcra Berhad

Date: 28 December 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 435; Source: Federal Court Registry

Kerajaan Malaysia v Semantan Estates (1952) Sdn Bhd

Date: 22 November 2018; Court: Federal Court; Citation: [2018] MYFC 34; Source: Federal Court Registry

Randhir Singh A/L Bhajnik Singh v Sunildave Singh Parmar

Evidence – Burden of proof – Evidentiary value of admissions – Section 17 of the Evidence Act 1950

Statutory declaration – Law regarding statutory declaration – Appropriateness or validity of statutory declaration to seek repayment of a loan

Date: 25 September 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: [2018] MYCA 307; Source: Federal Court Registry

Kumpulan Parabena Sdn Bhd v Yahya Bin Timbon and 2 Other Suits

Date: 17 January 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Suit No. MYY-24NCvC-18/2-2017; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Chin Hiong Vui v Grorich Sdn Bhd

Date: 26 February 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Civil Appeal No. TWU-11A-1/9-2017; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

John Tugang Jeli v Government of Malaysia

Date: 16 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: In Bankruptcy Proceeding No. MYY-29NCC-237/11-2014 (HC); Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

John Tugang Jeli v Government of Malaysia

Date: 16 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: In Bankruptcy Proceeding No. MYY-29NCC-237/11-2014 (HC); Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Lim Fong Tsin and 23 Others v Hassnar Haji Ebrahim and Another

Date: 02 April 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Originating Summons No. S(24)-37 of 1994; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Goh Wee Peng v Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-03(IM)(NCC)-102-12/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Director of Forest Sarawak and 2 Others v Nicholas Mujah Anak Ason and 2 Others

Date: 23 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. Q-01-301-2011; Source: Federal Court Registry

Sarran @ Sharan Binti Ajabul v AB Razak Bin Belimbang and 2 Others

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Case No. T-22-27-2010; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Jannatul B Ajabul v AB Razak Bin Belimbang and 2 Others

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: High Court of Sabah & Sarawak; Citation: Case No. T-22-28-2010; Source: High Court of Sabah and Sarawak

Syed Nadri Bin Syed Harun and Another v Lim Guan Eng and 3 Other Appeals

Date: 27 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Appeal Nos. W-02(NCVC)(A)-685-04/2015, 686-04/2015, 695-04/2015 & 696-04/2015; Source: Federal Court Registry

Datuk Seri Anwar Bin Ibrahim v Kerajaan Malaysia and Another

Date: 22 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(A)-416-10/2016; Source: Federal Court Registry

Suruhanjaya Pilihan Raya and 2 Others v Kerajaan Negeri Selangor

Date: 02 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(IM)-475-12/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Dr Mahendran A/L V Markandoo v Jegatheeswary A/P Markandoo and 4 Others

Date: 20 February 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-01(NCVC)(W)-288-08/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

Khairy Jamaluddin v Dato’ Seri Anwar Bin Ibrahim

Date: 01 March 2018; Court: Court of Appeal; Citation: Civil Appeal No. W-02(W)-2061-10/2017; Source: Federal Court Registry

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Maximum Two-Year Probation for Judicial Commissioners, says Chief Justice

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