AFFIDAVITS: EVIDENCE, FORM & CONTENTS (Malaysian Law)
This publication examines the law on affidavits In relation to the Evidence, Form &Contents as required by the Rules of the High Court
1980. Chapter 2 covers the Admissibility of Affidavit Evidence, with particular references Order 38 of the RHC 1980 as well as the
rules of evidence.Theapproachof the courtsIn hearingapplication for leave to GrosSo-Examidneponentsof affidavitsIs extensively
Affidavits: Evidence, Form & Contents provides the reader with the relevant provisions of the Rules of the High Court 1980 and the
Evidence Act 1950. The practitioner Is provided with, the Subject Index,
Chapter 1ls entitled, Introduction which Includes the need for Compliance with the Rules of Procedure. Chapter 2 - Evidence, Includes
the Evaluation of Affidavit Evidence and SlIIcltors as Deponents. Chapter 3 - Form covers Intltulement, Information of Deponent,
Without Prejudice Communication and Exhibits. Chapter 4 - Contents examines the requirement of Order 41 r 5 of the RHC, 'Personal
Knowledge' and 'Statements of Information and Belief', Affidavits by Solicitors and applications to expunge paragraphs. The final
chapter, Chapter5 - Jurat,encompassesthe Formof Jurats,Interpreters& Interpretationand DefectiveJurat.
Appendix -List of Forms of Affidavits in RHC 1980, Order 38 and Order 41 of the RHC 1980.
The law is stated as of March 1, 2004.
Author: Nasser Hamid
Binding: Softcover / Extent: 385pp