Rules of Court 2012 AnnotatedISBN 978-983-3519-37-8
Author: Nasser Hamid
Publication Price: MYR 180
The law is stated as of January 15, 2014
The Subordinate Courts Rules 1980 [P.U. (A) 328/1980] and the Rules of the High Court 1980 [P.U. (A) 50/1980] have been repealed and replaced by the Rules of Court 2012 (PU (A) 205/2012).
The Rules of Court 2012 vide Order 94 Rule 3(3) states that All references to the Rules of the High Court 1980 and the Subordinate Courts Rules 1980 in any written laws and any documents shall, on the coming into operation of these Rules, be construed as references to the Rules of Court 2012.
The Rules of Court 2012 came into effect on 1 August 2012.
This publication with its annotations, which includes notes and cases, provides a useful and instructive guide to these new Rules of procedure. The Rules of Court 2012 are a Procedural Code and the Courts or the Judges in administering these Rules, shall have regard to the overriding interest of justice and not only to the technical non-compliance with these Rules.
Readers using this Annotated Rules of Court 2012 are further provided with a Comprehensive Index to facilitate research into the Rules.