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Introduction

  • Haemala ThanasegaranEmail author
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Abstract

The central aim of this book is to set out and analyse the duty of utmost good faith in non-marine insurance and takaful (Islamic insurance) contracts in Malaysia, against the backdrop of the development in the United Kingdom and Australia. This is done to evaluate the extent to which Malaysian insurance and takaful law and practice addresses insurer and insured rights in a balanced manner. In this context, comparable takaful regulations from Muslim-majority jurisdictions will also be briefly examined. The book then goes on to evaluate the holistic adequacy of the reforms undertaken in Malaysia to date, from a socio-cultural and economic perspective.

Keywords

Financial Service Insurance Policy Insurance Contract Recent Reform Civil Court 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Monash UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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