This edition looks at recent decisions, including case law from other jurisdictions, on the National Land Code, and analyses their relationship to the operation of the Code. In particular, references are made to cases in contract law, and equity, trusts and remedies, which are influential and relevant in the operation of land matters. This is especially so, where the cases are applicable to the principles of statutory contract law and to local influences on equitable principles.
Chapter I - Background to Present Day Land Law in Peninsula Malaysia
Chapter II - Torrens System in Peninsular Malaysia
Chapter III - Land Contracts
Chapter IV – Chapter XLII - Sections 1 – 447
Chapter XLIII - Penang and Malacca
Chapter XLIV - Personal Law Transactions and Proprietary Interests