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The Annotated Malaysian Companies Act 2016


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The Annotated Malaysian Companies Act 2016
Nov 2017
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"The Annotated Malaysian Companies Act 2016 should therefore be welcomed. Surely regular reference to this work should minimise the burden of legal research and ensure confident application of the law. For those active in the corporate world it would be foolhardy to ignore this work." 

From the Foreword by Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Richard Malanjum, Chief Judge of Sabah and Sarawak.

The Annotated Malaysian Companies Act 2016 provides invaluable section-by-section annotations to the Companies Act 2016, throwing light on the application and interpretation of the provisions of the Act. It is written by a select team of experienced practitioners and academicians with extensive knowledge of company and corporate law in Malaysia. The full text of the Act accompanies the high-quality annotations which are insightful, practical and authoritative, enabling a confident understanding of the workings of the Act.

The key terms and phrases in each section are explained by refrence to local and foreign case law as well as academic writing. This publication facilitates quick and easy research with the inclusion of cross-reference from the provision being annotated to related provisions which work together with it, and should prove to be very useful for corporate lawyers, in-house counsel, company directors, company secretaries, investment advisers and students of company law.


  • Section-by-section commentary to the Act written in simple and straightforward style
  • Commentary supported by copious citation of case authorities
  • Highlights of some key differences between new and old law
  • All defined terms are identified with direct cross-references to the provision where each definition is found
  • Clear page guides to assist the user to locate a specific section or Part of the Act quickly and efficiently
  • Supplemented by detailed index for easy access to the annotations


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