CLJ Bulletin #15/2016

CLJ Bulletin #15/2016





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14 April 2016, Issue #15/2016
Editors Note
Dear Reader,
Welcome to the latest CLJ Bulletin, Issue #15 of 2016. In this issue we provide you with highlights of selected cases from the Current Law Journal, Malaysia's leading authoritative reporter of case laws and judgments from the Courts of Malaysia and a selection of unreported cases from our widely cited Legal Network Series (LNS).
Among the items featured in this week's edition:

CASE(S) OF THE WEEK

VIRAN NAGAPAN v. DEEPA SUBRAMANIAM & OTHER APPEALS [2016] 3 CLJ 505
FEDERAL COURT, PUTRAJAYA
MD RAUS SHARIF PCA, ZULKEFLI AHMAD MAKINUDIN CJ (MALAYA),
ABDULL HAMID EMBONG FCJ, SURIYADI HALIM OMAR FCJ, AZAHAR MOHAMED FCJ
[CIVIL APPEALS NO: 02(f)-5-01-2015, 02(f)-6-01-2015 & 02(f)-4-01-2015(N)]
10 FEBRUARY 2016
FAMILY LAW
Children - Custody - Custody order - Principles - Whether could never be final or irreversible - Paramount considerations - Whether that of welfare of child - Child of seven years and above - Presumption - Whether capable of giving independent opinion - Wishes of parent(s)
FAMILY LAW
Children - Custody - Conversion of one parent to Islam - Conflicting custody orders granted by civil and Syariah courts - Validity of orders - Whether both orders binding and enforceable at law - Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 s. 51 - Islamic Family Law (Negeri Sembilan) Enactment 2003, s. 46(2)
FAMILY LAW
Children - Custody - Recovery order - Conversion of one parent to Islam - Child taken away by converting parent from custody of the other parent - Conflicting custody orders granted by civil and Syariah courts - Whether civil court could grant recovery order in face of earlier custody order by Syariah court - Whether civil court could order Inspector General of Police to execute recovery order against converting parent - Child Act 2001 ss. 52, 53 - Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976, s. 51 - Islamic Family Law (Negeri Sembilan) Enactment 2003, s. 46(2)
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Courts - Jurisdiction - Syariah and civil courts - Custody of children - Civil marriage - Conversion of one parent to Islam - Jurisdiction to dissolve marriage, grant custody order and ancillary orders - Whether remained with civil courts - Whether dispute not one within exclusive jurisdiction of Syariah courts - Federal Constitution art. 121(1A) - Child Act 2001, ss. 52, 53 - Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 s. 51 - Islamic Family Law (Negeri Sembilan) Enactment 2003, s. 46(2)
WORDS & PHRASES
"lawful custody of a child" - Child Act 2001, s. 53
MARGAREAT SUNDARAM lwn. TAHIR RAWI & SATU LAGI [2016] 1 SMC 45
MAHKAMAH SESYEN, MELAKA
JAMALUDIN MAT HS
[GUAMAN SIVIL NO: A53KJ-162-06-2014-S2]
11 MEI 2015
UNDANG-UNDANG BURUH
Pekerjaan - Kecuaian pemandu - Kemalangan jalan raya - Kemalangan melibatkan kenderaan bermotor yang dipandu oleh pekerja defendan kedua - Tuntutan terhadap majikan dan rakan sekerja - Permohonan untuk membatalkan tuntutan plaintif - Sama ada kemalangan berlaku di luar masa pekerjaan plaintif - Sama ada kemalangan berlaku di atas jalan raya - Sama ada tuntutan plaintif dihalang oleh s. 31 Akta Keselamatan Sosial Pekerja 1969 - Sama ada pengecualian di bawah s. 31 terpakai - Sama ada persoalan yang dibangkitkan sesuai untuk diputuskan melalui keterangan saksi-saksi - Akta Pengangkutan Jalan 1987, s. 2 - Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd v. Govindarajan Alagar
TORT
Kecuaian - Kemalangan jalan raya - Kemalangan melibatkan kenderaan bermotor yang dipandu oleh pekerja defendan kedua - Tuntutan terhadap majikan dan rakan sekerja - Permohonan untuk membatalkan tuntutan plaintif - Sama ada kemalangan berlaku di luar masa pekerjaan plaintif - Sama ada kemalangan berlaku di atas jalan raya - Sama ada tuntutan plaintif dihalang oleh s. 31 Akta Keselamatan Sosial Pekerja 1969 - Sama ada pengecualian di bawah s. 31 terpakai - Sama ada persoalan yang dibangkitkan sesuai untuk diputuskan melalui keterangan saksi-saksi - Akta Pengangkutan Jalan 1987, s. 2 - Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd v. Govindarajan Alagar
PROSEDUR SIVIL
Pembatalan - Writ saman dan pernyataan tuntutan - Persoalan yang dibangkitkan - Sama ada sesuai diputuskan melalui keterangan saksi-saksi
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