Janab’s Key To Civil Procedure is a masterpiece reference book for lawyers, law teachers and students. It has successfully walked its way now to the 6th edition. This book, written by the renowned jurist, Justice Datuk Dr Hj. Hamid Sultan Bin Abu Backer, judge of Court of Appeal, has over the years received the salutation of many leading jurists. Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram, judge of the Federal Court (Rtd.), in his foreword to the second edition of this book commented “Hamid Sultan … cast light upon those dark areas of the law relating to civil procedure that hold all concerned in its grip of fear.”
This is an indispensable book for all legal practitioners and law students who want to grasp the nitty gritty of the procedural laws to ensure that substantive rights are not defeated on technical grounds.
The current edition, revised by Dato’ Mah Weng Kwai, judge of Court of Appeal (Rtd.) and Arun Kasi, legal practitioner and arbitrator, is up to date with latest cases and statutes up to the third quarter of 2018, including incorporation of the latest amendments to the rules that came into force on 1st June 2018. The book is divided into 19 chapters covering almost all areas of civil procedure.