Faridah Hussain (Dr.)

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Designation: Dr.
Full Name: Faridah Hussain
Position: Senior Lecturer
Phone No.: 03-55211030
Fax No.: 03-55211094
Room Location:  B 07016/0
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Academic Qualifications


(i) PhD:  International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) Malaysia "The Application of Privileged Wills in Malaysia and Other Selected Countries: A Comparative Analysis" 28 February 2019.

(ii) Professional Qualification: Admitted to the Malaysian Bar (as an Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya) - April 1993.

Years of service as an Advocate & Solicitor - 16 years (Started from 1993-August 2009). Member of Selangor Bar Committee (1993-2009)

(iii) Master: LL.M (University of Malaya), 5th September 2007.

(iv) Advanced Diploma In Law: (Institut Teknologi MARA), 10th October 1992.

(v) Diploma In Law: (Institut Teknologi MARA), 10th March 1990. 



Teaching & Research Interest



    (i) Probate & Administration of Estate

    (ii) Civil Trial & Advocacy

    (iii) Civil Procedure

    (iv) Ethics of the Legal Profession

    (v) Advanced Business Law

    Current Teaching Responsibilities:

2016- Currently teaching subjects: Civil Trial & Advocacy; Non-Contentious Legal Matters (Probate & Administration of Estate); Advanced Business Law (with InED, as "Distance Learning facilitator" and "Seminar Facilitator"). 

Currently acting as "Resource Person" for the subject of Civil Trial & Advocacy. 


Previous Appointment & Duration of the Appointment

Previous Employment.

Position held: Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya.

Working experience: Ex-Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (April 1993 - August 2009). Previously called to the Malaysian Bar and was registered as an Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya since April 1993. (Practising lawyer for sixteen (16) years experience from April 1993-August 2009, specialised in civil litigation). Professional experience: Handled many cases contested and non-contested matters on Probate and Administration of Estate; accident cases; land acquisition cases, land matters; divorce and family matters (for civil cases); employment law cases; criminal law cases; debt recovery cases and bankruptcy cases. Current Position: Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia. 
Community Service

2016

(i) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topic: "Kursus Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka Mengikut Perspektif Sivil". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan (ILKAP), Jabatan Perdana Menteri Malaysia. Date: 16th February 2016.

2015

NIL

2014

(i) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topics: "Proses Pengurusan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Konsep Harta Pusaka Kecil dan Pentadbirannya"; "Peranan Amanah Raya Berhad Dalam Pengurusan dan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Perancangan Harta Menerusi Wasiat, Hibah dan Wakaf"; "Aktiviti Menulis Wasiat"; "Kursus Pengurusan Harta Pusaka dan Wasiat". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kecemerlangan MARA (ILKM), Malaysia. Date: 28th-30th October 2014.

(ii) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topics: "Proses Pengurusan dan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Konsep Harta Pusaka Kecil dan Pentadbirannya"; "Peranan Amanah Raya Berhad dalam Pengurusan dan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Perancangan Harta Menerusi Wasiat, Hibah dan Wakaf"; "Kursus Pengurusan Harta Pusaka dan Wasiat". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kecemerlangan MARA (ILKM), Malaysia. Date: 19th-21st May 2014.

2013

(i) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topic: "Konsep Pengurusan dan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kehakiman dan Perundangan (ILKAP), Jabatan Perdana Menteri Malaysia. Date: 18th November 2013.

(ii) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topics: "Pengenalan Undang-Undang di Malaysia"; "Proses Pengurusan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Konsep Harta Pusaka Kecil dan Pentadbirannya"; Peranan Amanah Raya Berhad dan Pengurusan Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka"; "Perancangan Harta Menerusi Wasiat, Hibah dan Wakaf". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kecemerlangan MARA (ILKM), Malaysia. Date: 28th-29th May 2013.

(iii) Guest speaker/Lecturer: Topics: "Pengurusan Harta Pusaka dan Wasiat"; "Wakaf, Hibah dan Wasiat". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kecemerlangan MARA (ILKM) Malaysia. Date: 9th-10th April 2013.

(iv) Guest speaker/Lecturer: "Kursus Persediaan Bakal Pesara". Topic: Pentadbiran Harta Pusaka dan Wasiat". Appointed by Institut Latihan Kecemerlangan MARA (ILKM), Malaysia. Date: 4th Mac 2013.

 

  

Research Project & Publications


Research Project:

Research and Publication.

Research 

Research Grant. Project Leader: “Revisiting the Concept of Contractual Entrants and Invitees in Hotels”. (1st Dec 2012-30th Nov 2014). Member to the project: Dr. Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah.

Articles

 Index 

  • Faridah Hussain and Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal. (2016). “Sudden Death in the Line of Duty: The Extension of Privileged Wills in Malaysia”. The Social Sciences, 11: 7206-7209. DOI: 10.3923/sscience.2016.7206.7209. 
  • Faridah Hussain, Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal, Akmal Hidayah Halim and Tajul Aris Ahmad Bustami. (2016). “Privileged Wills in Malaysia: The Sustainability of Privileged Wills Among Soldiers, Airmen and Sailor”. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities 2(3): 61-73.

 Non-index    

Books

In Progress 

Chapter/s in book

In Progress

Manuals

In progress 

Mimeograph Series

In Progress

Conference Paper/s

             Scopus 

  • Faridah Hussain and Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal. (2016). “Sudden Death in the Line of Duty: The Extension of Privileged Wills in Malaysia”. The Social Sciences, 11: 7206-7209. DOI: 10.3923/sscience.2016.7206.7209. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Nuraishah Chua Abdullah. (2013). “Uplifting the Standard of Duty of Care Towards Guests: An Overview of Recent Development in Selected Countries”. Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences, 101, 488-494, 2013-Elsevier. 

Scopus and Non-Scopus (Articles in Progress of Publication) 

  • Faridah Hussain, Promoting Clean Water: The Usage of Drones as a Sustainable Development Goals in Monitoring Rivers in Malaysia. 2019 – 17th Annual Colloquium of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law). (4th-9th August 2019). Asian International Arbitration Centre Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
  • Hana Anbaras Khan, Ghulam Dastagir, Nora Abdul Hak, Faridah Hussain and Mohd Iqbal Abdul Wahab. “Reforming Legal Education in Pakistan by Introducing Clinical and Practical Aspect in the Existing Syllabus: A Key to Enhance Professionalism within Law Graduates”. International Conference on Legal Education in Pakistan: Opportunities & Challenges. 27th-28th March 2019, Department of Law, Faculty of Shari’ah & Law, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan. 
  • Faridah Hussain, Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal, Akmal Hidayah Halim and Tajul Aris Ahmad Bustami. “Privileged Wills of Members of Armed Forces of Malaysia: Enhancing the Role of the Armed Forces Council”. International Law Conference 2018 (i-NLAC2018). 4th -5th September 2018, KLRCA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
  • Ghulam Dastagir, Faridah Hussain, Daleleer Kaur Randawal and Sheela Jayabalan. “The Criminalisation of Cruelty within the Malaysian and Pakistani Family Laws: A Comparative Analysis”. International Law Conference 2018 (i-NLAC2018). 4th -5th September 2018, KLRCA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
  • Faridah Hussain, Nur Izzati Ariffin and Nur Hakim Ariffin. “Towards Combating Environmental Violation: Utilising Drones as a Gadget for Environmental Management”. 1st International Conference for Environmental Researchers and Teachers 2017. (icert2017). 28th-29th September 2017,.Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. 
  • Maryam Abdullah and Faridah Hussain. “Kindness Towards cats: The Way Forward in Maintaining Environmental Public Health in Malaysia”. 1st International Conference for Environmental Researchers and Teachers 2017. (icert2017). 28th-29th September 2017. Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. 
  • Faridah Hussain, Daleleer Kaur Randawal and Sheela Jayabalan. “Making a Will: Unborn Child and testamentary Freedom”. International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities and Business ITMAHuB (2016). 21st -23rd November 2016. Penang, Malaysia. 
  • Daleleer Kaur Randawal, Sheela Jayabalan and Faridah Hussain. “The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Custody Rights of Children in Malaysia”. International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities and Business ITMAHuB (2016). 21st -23rd November 2016. Penang, Malaysia. 
  • Sheela Jayabalan, Daleleer Kaur Randawal and Faridah Hussain. “Criminalization Child Marriage: Why the Hesitation?”. International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities and Business ITMAHuB (2016). 21st -23rd November 2016. Penang, Malaysia. 
  • Faridah Hussain. International Conference on Women and Children. “The Transformation in Testamentary Freedom and Child Protection: Towards Harmonious and Prosperous Society”. (17th-18th October 2016). Dorsett Grand Subang, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal. “Sudden Death in the Line of Duty: The Extension of Privileged Wills in Malaysia”. Advances in Social Sciences Research International Conference (24th-25th May 2016, Bandung, Indonesia). “Sudden Death in the Line of Duty: The Extension of Privileged Wills in Malaysia”. 
  • Faridah Hussain. “The Sustainability of Privileged Wills among soldiers, Airmen and Sailors”. Conference on Law and Economics (CLE). 19th May 2016. International Islamic University Malaysia (Gombak Campus), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
  • Faridah Hussain. Academic Conference 2016. “Wills for Muslim: The Importance of Early Exposure”. Cutting Edge Legal Education. Organised by Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. 
  • Prof Hunud Abia Kadouf, Faridah Hussain and Saudah Sulaiman. “The Institution of Waqf as a Model for Poverty Alleviation: Lessons from Malaysia”. International Conference on Waqf. University Sultan Zainal Abidin & Fatoni University. 10th -11th May 2015. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Saudah Sulaiman. (2013, May). “When I Die I Bequeath You…: Formalities as the Legal Protection Against Forgery and Fraud in Wills in Malaysia.” Paper presented in 5th International Conference on Financial Criminology, Global Trends in Financial Crimes in the New Economies. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah. “Uplifting the Standard of Duty of Care Towards Guests: An Overview of Recent Developments in Selected Countries”. AMER International Conference on Quality of Life. 6th-7th April 2013. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah. “Tenant and Landlord Duties in a Hotel Set-Up”. International Conference on Tourism Development (ICTD2013). University Sains Malaysia. 4th-6th February 2013. 
  • Faridah Hussain and Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah. “Duty of Care of the Accommodation Providers in rendering Non-Traditional Services in Malaysia: Revisiting the Concept of Invitee”. National Research and Innovation Conference for Graduate Studies in Social Science 2012. 8th November 2012. 
  • Irini Ibrahim, Nurazlina Abdul Aziz, Faridah Husain, Assoc. Prof. Noraini Aminudin and Michael Andrew Young @ Sulaiman Abdullah Yahya. “Issues and Policies on the Aftermath of Squatters Resettlement: A Case Study on Kg. Desa Hormat Tambahan, Selangor”. International Conference (ACEBS Bandung 2011). Bandung, Indonesia. 15th-17 June 2011. 
  • Faridah Hussain, Irini Ibrahim and Nurazlina Aziz. “The Child Bride: Rights under the Civil and Syari’ah Law”. Asia Pacific International Conference on Environment Behaviours Studies AicEBs 2010 Kuching, Grand Margherita Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak.


Conference and Training

2016

(i) International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities & Business, ITMAHuB (2016), 21st-23rd November 2016, Hotel Park Royal, Penang, Malaysia. As presenter and co-authors. Title of paper: "Making a will: Unborn Child and Testamentary Freedom". Authors: Faridah Hussain, Dr. Daleleer Kaur Randawar & Dr. Sheela Jayabalan. 

(ii) International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities & Business, ITMAHuB (2016), 21st-23rd November 2016, Hotel Park Royal, Penang, Malaysia. As co-authors. Title of paper: "The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Custody Rights of Children in Malaysia". Authors: Dr Daleleer Kaur Randawar, Dr Sheela Jayabalan & Faridah Hussain. Presenter: Dr Daleleer Kaur Randawal.

(iii) International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities & Business, ITMAHuB (2016), 21st-23rd November 2016, Hotel Park Royal, Penang, Malaysia. As co-authors. Title of paper: Criminalizing Child Marriage: Why the Hesitation? (Received certificate "For Outstanding Paper Award of the International Conference on Information Science, Technology, Management, Humanities & Business".) Authors: Dr. Sheela Jayabalan, Dr Daleleer Kaur Randawal & Faridah Hussain. Presenter: Dr Sheela Jayabalan. 

(iv) International Conference on Women and Children (17-18 October 2016), Dorsett Grand Subang, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia). As a presenter and author. The title of paper: "The Transformation in Testamentary Freedom and Child Protection: Towards Harmonious and Prosperous Society". Author: Faridah Hussain.

(v) Advances in Social Sciences Research International Conference (24-25th May 2016, Bandung, Indonesia). As a presenter and co-authors. The title of paper: "Sudden Death in The Line of Duty: The Extension of Privileged Wills in Malaysia". Authors: Faridah Hussain & Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohd Hisham Mohd Kamal;

(vi) Conference on Law and Economics (CLE). 19th May 2016. International Islamic University Malaysia (Gombak Campus), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Author and Presenter. The title of paper: "Privileged Wills in Malaysia: The Sustainability of Privileged Wills among Soldiers, Airmen and Sailors". Author: Faridah Hussain. Awarded as best presenter.

(vii) Academic Conference 2016 "Cutting Edge Legal Education". Organized by the Faculty of Law, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. Date: 19th-21st February 2016. Presenter and author. The title of paper: "Wills for Muslim: The Importance of Early Exposure". Author: Faridah Hussain.

2015

(i) International Conference on Waqf, University Sultan Zainal Abidin & Fatoni University. 10th-11th May 2015. Presenter and co-authors. The title of paper: "The Institution of Waqf as a Model for Poverty Alleviation: Lessons from Malaysia". Authors: Prof. Dr Hunud Abia Kadouf, Faridah Hussain & Assoc. Prof. Datin Paduka Saudah Sulaiman.

2014

NIL

2013

(i) 5th International Conference on Financial Criminology (ICFC) 2013. Date: 28th-29th May 2013. Co-authors. The title of the paper: "When I Die I Bequeath you...". Formalities as the Legal Protection Against Forgery and Fraud in Wills in Malaysia". Authors: Faridah Hussain & Assoc. Prof. Datin Paduka Saudah Sulaiman.

(ii) AMER International Conference on Quality of Life. Date: 6th-7th April 2013. Co-authors. The title of paper: "Uplifting the Standard of Duty of Care Towards Guests: An Overview of Recent Developments in Selected Countries". Authors: Faridah Hussain & Dr Nuraisyah Chuah Abdullah.  

(iii) International Conference on Tourism Development (ICTD2013). Universiti Sains Malaysia. 4th-6th February 2013. Presenter and co-authors. The title of paper: " Tenant and Landlord Duties in a Hotel Set-Up". Authors: Faridah Hussain & Dr Nuraishah Chua Abdullah.

2012

(i) National Research and Innovation Conference for Graduate Studies in Social Science 2012. 8th November 2012. Presenter and co-authors. Title of Paper: "Duty of care of the Accommodation providers in rendering non-traditional services in Malaysia: Revisiting the concept of invitee.". Authors: Faridah Hussain & Dr. Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah.

2011

(i) International Conference (ACEBS Bandung 2011). Bandung, Indonesia. 15th-17th June 2011. Co-authors. The title of paper: "Issues and Policies on the Aftermath of Squatters Resettlement: A Case Study on Kg. Desa Hormat Tambahan, Selangor".

2010

(i) Asia Pacific International Conference on Environment Behaviour Studies AicEBs 2010 Kuching, Grand Margherita Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak. Presenter and co-authors. Title of paper: "The Child Bride: Rights Under the Civil and Shari'ah Law". 7th-9th December 2010. Authors: Faridah Hussain, Irini Ibrahim & Nurazlina Aziz.