Equitable Remedies is an elective subject in postgraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Law. This subject covers the important field of equitable remedies. The equitable remedies to be studied will include specific performance, declarations, injunctions, rescission, equitable damages, rectification, account and set-off. The types of injunctions which will be examined comprise permanent injunctions, quia timet injunctions, interlocutory and interim injunctions, ex parte injunctions, mareva injunctions, anton piller orders as well as mandatory and prohibitory injunctions. Note that it is compulsory for students intending to seek admission in Malaysia who commenced in 992 semester onwards.
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1. Acquire understanding of the various equitable remedies available where a civil wrong has occurred.
2. Develop the ability to articulate the principles governing the availability of such remedies.
3. Develop the ability to apply knowledge of these principles so as to identify relevant legal issues.
4. Develop the ability to discuss complex concepts relating to equitable remedies.
Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.
Assumed Prior Learning (or equivalent):
Students must be into a Masters law degree OR LA-43040 Doctor of Legal Science (Research) OR be an approved Law Study Abroad or Law Exchange student.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
Future offerings not yet planned.