Law of Torts in Malaysia, 3rd Edition
Author: Norchaya Talib
This book is a valuable source of the basic legal principles of the law of torts in Malaysia and is a useful base from which to proceed to more advanced legal texts for further research. It has been written to provide its readers with a strong, foundation in researching the law of torts in Malaysia. As this area of law is very much based on common law jurisdictions should prove very useful.
This book is written in easy-to-understand language. The discussion is succinct and is supported by relevant cases and statutory provisions. It facilitates a good understanding of various common torts including negligence defamation, occupiers’ liability, nuisance, Rylands v Fletcher strict liability, trespass and interference with goods, as well as emerging torts like conspiracy, passing off and breach of confidence. The applicable defenses and remedies are discussed in detail.
This new edition of the highly popular Law of Torts in Malaysia brings the text up-to-date with development since its previous edition in 2003. It seeks to continue to fulfil its objective as a primary reference and to generally meet the needs of all those involved with law as a foundation text on the law of torts in Malaysia