International Islamic University Malaysia

IIUM Law Journal


IIUM Law Journal is a peer-reviewed journal, published twice a year, with a dedicated mission of contributing to original and high quality research. The journal accepts scientific research papers on law reform, issues relating to the application of law in practice, comparative legal analysis and harmonisation of Islamic law and civil law. 

The Journal considers three types of contributions: articles reporting findings of original research; case notes analyzing current and landmark decisions of domestic and international courts and tribunals; and book reviews commenting on recently published law books. 

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The IIUM Law Journal committed to meeting high standards of ethical behaviour at all stages of the publication process. In our Code of Publication Ethics, we set out general expectations for authors, editors, and reviewers of our journal. 


Volume 24 Issue 2 2016 (Online Edition) has been published on 31St December 2016. Click here for the Table of Contents




International Cross-Border Surrogacy: An Analysis of the Malaysian Legal PositionPDF
Majdah Zawawi, Siti Aliza binti Alias 
Socio-Legal Significance of Family Waqf in Islamic Law: Its Degeneration and RevivalPDF
Muhammad Abdurrahman Sadique, Abdul Haseeb Ansari, Mohsin Hingun, Aznan Hasan 
The Inviolability of Medical Confidentiality in Malaysia: An Analysis of the Rules and ExceptionsPDF
Puteri Nemie Jahn Kassim, Nazri Ramli 
The Effects of Apostasy on the Entitlement to Property upon Death: The Malaysian PositionPDF
Wan Noraini Mohd Salim 
Incorporating the United Nations Protocol on Trafficking in Persons in the Malaysian Legal FrameworkPDF
Khairil Azmin bin Mokhtar, Zuraini binti Ab Hamid 
The Family Institution and Its Governing Laws in Malaysia as a Vanguard in Protecting the Society from Social Ailments: A Shari’ah PerspectivePDF
Normi Abdul Malek 
The Relevance of Islamic Legal Maxims in Determining Contemporary Legal IssuesPDF
Muhammad Shettima, Hamma Adam Biu, Muhammad Al-Ameen Deribe 
The Status of Shari’ah in the Nigerian Legal Education: An Appraisal of the Role of MadarisPDF
Ibrahim Abikan Abdulqadir, Hussein Ahmad Folorunsho 


An Insight into the Malaysian Take-overs and Mergers Code 2016PDF
Mushera Ambaras Khan








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