Istilah Undang-Undang , 6th Edition
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
Through the years since the enactment of the National Language Acts 1963/ 67, a vast array of legal terminolgy in Bahasa Malaysia has come into common use in the courts of Malaysia. In addition to that, the development of Islamic banking and finance and Syariah Law has seen the generous application of Arabic terms in legal writing and documents.
In this new edition of Istilah Undang-undang, more than 2,500 new terms or phrases in Bahasa Malaysia, English and Arabic have been added, making this book and essential tool for legal practitioners, judges, academicians, students and court offficials alike. The translation of legal terms from English to Bahasa Malaysia and vice versa, and the understanding of Arabic terms especially those used in the field of Islamic banking and finance, family law and criminal procedure become more convenient and easier with this tool.
Since the publication of the previous edition eight years ago, there has been extensive editorial input to revise or update translations where necessary. An enhanced section presents Arabic terms with the translation or meaning in English.