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Cases

DATO' ONG ENG LOCK & ORS v. ZHOU XING CHEN
Federal Court, Putrajaya
Raus Sharif CJ, Richard Malanjum CJSS, Zainun Ali, Jeffrey Tan, Alizatul Khair FCJJ
[Civil Appeal No: 02(f)-31-03-2017(W)]
7 June 2018
[2018] 4 MLRA 251

JUDGMENT

Raus Sharif CJ:

Introduction

[1] This is an appeal by the appellants (defendants in the High Court) against the decision of the Court of Appeal given on 9 August 2016 which allowed the respondent's (plaintiff in the High Court) appeal and reversed the decision of the High Court given 27 May 2015 in dismissing the respondent's claim.

[2] The crux of the matter before the High Court and the Court of Appeal which came to opposite conclusions was whether the appellants were entitled to forfeit the total sum of RM7,329,629.00 paid by the respondent pursuant to several agreements between the parties for the sale and purchase of a property.

Background Facts

[3] The 1st and 2nd appellants are the directors and sole shareholders of the 3rd appellant which is at all material times the registered proprietor of a landed property held under Geran 212028 Lot No. 63374 Bandar Glenmarie, Daerah Petaling State of Selangor Darul Ehsan ("the Property").

CASE HIGHLIGHTS

PRESS METAL SARAWAK SDN BHD v. ETIQA TAKAFUL BERHAD
Federal Court, Putrajaya
2016] 5 MLRA 529
[Civil Appeal No: 02(i)-27-04-2015(W)]
15 August 2016 [+]
TAN POOI YEE v. KETUA PENGARAH JABATAN PENDAFTARAN NEGARA
High Court Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
[2016] 5 MLRH 501
24NCVC-1306-08-2015
18 July 2016 [+]
ILANGOVAN KRISHNAN v. SHIYA SDN BHD
Industrial Court, Johor
[2016] 2 MELR 374
16/4-157/15
27 April 2016 [+]
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