This course is designed to give a general overview of commercial law in Malaysia. First, it will introduce the Malaysian legal system. This will include the sources of laws, separation of powers, administration of justice, application of English law, and the position of Shari’ah law.
Secondly, this course will inculcate the basic understanding of the law of contracts as the governing principles in all commercial transactions. Among the topics discussed are elements of a contract, types of discharges and the remedies where there is a breach.