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SYARIKAT SEBATI SDN BHD v. PENGARAH JABATAN PERHUTANAN & ANOR
Federal Court, Putrajaya
Hasan Lah, Azahar Mohamed, Balia Yusof Wahi, Jeffrey Tan, Alizatul Khair Osman Khairuddin FCJJ
[Appeal No: 01(f)-29-06-2017(B)]
10 January 2019
[2019] 2 MLRA 171

JUDGMENT

Alizatul Khair Osman Khairuddin FCJ:

Introduction

[1] This judgment is delivered pursuant to s 78 of the CJA 1964 as our brothers Hasan bin Lah and Jeffrey Tan have since retired. This is a unanimous decision by the remaining members of the panel who heard this appeal.

[2] The appeal before us arose out of the decision of the Court of Appeal on 7 December 2016 in Civil Appeal No: B-01(A)-72-03-2016 where it had allowed the appeal of the respondents (the defendants in the court below) against the decision of the High Court in Originating Summons No: 24733-062015 dated 16 February 2016.

[3] Leave to appeal was granted by this court on 31 May 2017 to determine the following question of law:

"Whether by virtue of s 3, Government Contracts Act 1949 ("GCA"), only written contracts, executed in the manner provided thereunder with the state Government are valid."

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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