PERSONAL DETAIL


DR. SUJATA A/P BALAN

Faculty of Law
 
  +603 - 79676544
  +603 - 79573239
  sujatabalan@um.edu.my
 Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9853-2010

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).




RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2008
  • Sujata Balan, Dealings by a Company in its Own Shares - A Malaysian Approach, in Developments in Malaysian Law : Selected Essays, Sharifah Suhanah Syed Ahmad (editor) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Article in Academic Journals

2013
  • Sujata Balan & ST Lingam. 2013. Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2012: An Overview with Some Observations and Comments. The Law Review 2013 : 268- 294 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sujata Balan. The Limitation Period for Actions upon a Judgment and Execution Proceedings in Malaysia. Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law (2012) 39 JMCL: 77-90 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • Sujata Balan,2011, The Proxy System in Malaysian Company Law: A Critical Overview. The Law Review Vol 1, 2012 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sujata Balan & Choong Yeow Choy. Limitation Periods Affecting Persons Under Disability in Malaysia: A Critical Overview. Civil Justice Quarterly Volume 31, Issue 2 [2012] pp 239 - 257. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sujata Balan. The Limitation Period for a Fatal Accident Claim Under Section 7 of the Civil Law Act 1956 of Malaysia: A Case for Reform. Singapore Journal of Legal Studies [2012]Sing. J.L.S July (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Sujata Balan, Chong Yeow Choy,2011, Charting the Course for Shareholder Recourse,National Taiwan University Law Review, Vol 6, No. 1: 1 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2009
  • Choong Yeow Choy & Sujata Balan.2009. Malaysia: Principles and Procedural Obstacles. The Annals of the Americal Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol 622: 286-295 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sujata Balan & ST Lingam, 2008. The Effects Of The Companies (Amendment) Act 2007 On Directors Duties In Malaysia: Some Observations, Asian Law Review, Vol 5 : 115- 163 

2008
  • Balan, Sujata, The Limitation Period Prescribed by Section 8(3) of the Civil Law Act 1956 of Malaysia: An Urgent Case for Reform (2008) 27 Civil Justice Quarterly 342 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sujata Balan, 2008. The Public Authorities Protection Act 1948 - A Case for Repeal. 34 Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law : 127-158 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Chan Wai Meng & Sujata Balan,2008. The Civil Consequences For Breach Of The Prohibition Against The Giving Of Financial Assistance: The Malaysian Approach, Asian Law, Vol 10 : 1-23 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2007
  • Balan, S., Rights and Liabilities of Scholars and Scholarship Authorities for Breach of Scholarship Agreements under the Contracts (Amendment) Act 1976, Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, 33: 117 -144 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Sujata Balan, Service of Process out of Jurisdiction - Observations from Dr Chan Chin Cheung v Chan Chak Cheung & Anor, 2007 3 MLJ clxxvi 

2006
  • Sujata Balan, Civil Procedure, Survey of Malaysian Law 2005, U.M. Press, Kuala Lumpur 

2005
  • Sujata Balan and Yong Chiu Mei, The Distribution (Amendment) Act 1997 Amendments to Section 6 of the Distribution Act 1958, Journal of Malaysian Comparative Law (JMCL) Vol. 31, 2004, pp 107 131 
Other Media(Tape,Video,Internet)

2007
  • Choong Yeow Choy & Sujata Balan, Class Actions in Malaysia: Principles and Procedural Obstacles , http://www.law.stanford.edu/calendar/details/1066/The%20Globalization%20of%20Class%20Acti/ 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).



AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).



PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • Dealings by a Company in its own Shares - A Malaysian Perspective, The 4th Asian Law Institute Conference, 2007-05-24 to 2007-05-25, Asian Law Institute, (International)
  • The Limitation Period under the Public Authorities Protection Act 1948 - An Urgent Case for Modernisation and Reform, The 6th Malaysian International Conference - Engaging Malaysian Modernity 50 Years and Beyond, 2008-08-05 to 2008-08-07, Persatuan Sosial Sains Malaysia, (International)
  • Reform of the Law Relating to Directors' Duties in Malaysia, Asian Forum on Business Education 2008: Contemporary Issues on Doing Business in Asia, 2008-12-03 to 2008-12-04, (International)
  • Enforcement of Shareholders' Rights: The Malaysian Perspective, The 6th Asian Law Institute International Conference: Dynamics of Change in Asia, 2009-05-29 to 2009-05-30, Asian Law Institute, (International)
OTHERS
  • Should Common Bar Examinations be implemented in Malaysia?, Conference on Legal Education : Raising the Bar, Standards Accross the Jurisdictions, 2011-07-29 to 2011-07-30, Bar Council of Malaysia and Taylor's University, (International)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).